Saturn (Shani, Sani) moves into Virgo (Kanya) from Leo (Simha) in September 2009 in Uttaraphalguni nakshatra. Shani becomes retrograde on 14th January 2010 at 10 degrees and 39 minutes of Virgo Kanya rashi in Hasta Nakshatra. Saturn (Sani)resumes direct motion on 31st May 2010 at Virgo 3 degrees 49 minutes in Uttaraphalguni Nakshatra. It becomes Vakri (retrograde) on 27th January 2011 and remains vakra (retrograde) up to 13th June, 2011. Shani enters Thula rashi (Libra) on 16th November 2011. Shani becomes vakra (retrograde) on 8th February, 2012 and enters Virgo on 17th May 2012. Sani finally reenters Libra and leaves virgo on 4th August 2012.
During Virgo (Kanya) gochar, Saturn will have significant impact on 10 degree Virgo between 1st December 2009 to 28th February 2010. Shani will influence 23 degree Virgo significantly during 21st December 2010 and 5th march 2011 and 5 degree Libra between 28th December 2011 and 21st March 2012.