When Saturn transits your first house, invariably you feel pressure to work on yourself. This will be a slow process. There’s no extra credit for getting your work done fast during a Saturn transit. Saturn favors slow but steady progress. It’s better to get it right then it is to get it fast!
When the transit begins, it’s all about letting go of the losses suffered when Saturn transited your twelfth house. Your losses may be staggering but it doesn’t matter. Saturn only crosses the ascendant once every 28.5 years. It marks the beginning of your new life in a new land.
Boundaries tend to dissolve with Saturn in the twelfth house. You’re open to everything all the time. With Saturn transiting your first house, you’ll have to come up with new lines. You’ll work to figure out where they go.
People often go to therapy when Saturn transits their first house. If you struggle with boundaries one-on-one counseling relationship might help at this time. One way or the other, you have to learn where you stop and the other person begins. This is one way to do it.
With Saturn in Aquarius, the goal is to establish yourself as a unique individual. What defines you, apart from the rest of humanity? There’s a benefit in that Saturn is at home in Aquarius. It should make this transit easier, though your particular chart will factor.
By the end of this transit, you should know who you are, where your limits are, what you stand for and such. Further, your integrity should be apparent to the people around you.
If you’re just beginning the transit, this might seem a goal so far off in the distance, you can never get this. But you can and will get this done, taking it day by day, one step at a time.
Is Saturn in Aquarius transiting your first house? How’s it going?