Transiting Saturn opposite natal Sun can be a draining time because you are more likely to feel weighed down and pessimistic about the challenges and blockages to your progress. These tests which we all go through seem more serious and more numerous during this transit, and are likely make you feel more burdened and restricted in your freedom or self expression. These challenges to your will or ego can come from people who it is very difficult to fight against, such as parents, bosses, anyone with some authority over your life. This is why it can be so frustrating, you have to struggle on through the boring routines even though you may want to break free.
This period can be a low point but it is important to remember that it is probably happening for a reason. It may be that your ambitions are being held back at the moment because the timing is not right. There may be some more lessons or skills to learn so that when this transit passes you are ready to take full advantage of new opportunities. The Sun rules your self esteem and and your ego, so this may be low during this time, better to remain patience, focus on hard work and look after yourself, play it low key for a few months. A time to strengthen your character by facing any adversity head on which will give you more confidence in the future.
Saturn Opposite Sun Transit Dates
Aries decan 2 – October 2010 to October 2011.
Aries decan 3 – October 2011 to October 2012.
Taurus decan 1 – October 2012 to October 2013.
Taurus decan 2 – October 2013 to October 2014.
Taurus decan 3 – October 2014 to September 2015.