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Sun-Saturn conjunction: From date to significance, all you need to know about this celestial event

Sun and Saturn are set for a deep conjunction later this month. This conjunction occurs once a year and is a significant astrological event.

Sun- Saturn conjunction occurs when the Sun and Saturn come together in the same degree of the zodiac. (AP)Premium
Sun- Saturn conjunction occurs when the Sun and Saturn come together in the same degree of the zodiac. (AP)

Sun and Saturn are set for a deep conjunction on February 29, 2024. It is believed that whenever the Sun and Saturn are so close to each other, they bring about profound shifts and transformations in various walks of our lives. 

What is Sun-Saturn conjunction?

The Sun-Saturn conjunction that occurs once a year and is a significant astrological event. This conjunction occurs when the Sun and Saturn come together in the same degree of the zodiac but ‘deep conjunction’ is a rare occurrence, when the Sun and Saturn are in the same degree. The conjunction of Sun and Saturn is one of the most interesting but often dreaded ones, in Vedic astrology. 

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Significance

The Sun-Saturn conjunction is a time for setting realistic boundaries, prioritise responsibilities, reflecting on goals, evaluating commitments, and making necessary adjustments to streamline goals in life. This day serves as an opportunity for an individual to confront limitations, face challenges, and take personal responsibility. Thus, this event can be both rewarding and challenging, as it presents us with valuable lessons and opportunities for growth.

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Sun and Saturn are considered hardcore enemies, as per Vedic astrology. Sun is considered to be the father while Saturn is considered to be the son. Sun symbolises authority while at the same time, Saturn signifies reality, discipline, and limitations of life and represents karma. It is believed that people with this conjunction in their birth chart mature much before their age.

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Astrological significance

According to astrology, the Sun represents an individual's essence, identity, and vitality; symbolising ego, creativity, and self-expression. Meanwhile, Saturn represents discipline, structure, and responsibility; and is hence known as is known as the zodiac taskmaster. When energy from these two celestial bodies combine, they create a unique blend of personal growth and transformation.

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According to Vedic Astrologer and founder of Astro Zindagi, Neeraj Dhankher, the Sun-Saturn conjunction is a moment of intensified energy that profoundly impacts the personal growth and development of individuals. He said that during this time, individuals may experience a heightened self-awareness. Moreover, a deep introspection during this time can lead to transformative changes.

 

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Published: 27 Feb 2024, 12:09 PM IST
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