Saturn or Shani, the son of Surya and Chhaya is also known as ‘eeshwara’ (The Supreme). Saturn can make a person a king or a beggar according to the native’s karmas.
A prayer to this deity will mitigate the hardships one will have to face during bad times. A person who sincerely prays to Shani (Saturn) is blessed not only with removal of the problems and worries, but a life that one desires. Also those running Saturn dasha or Sub-period and Sade Sati of Shani , have malefic shani should certainly perform the Shani Puja.