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Encyclopedia of Vedic Astrology: Remedies: Mantras, Chapter III, Part – 34

Dr. Shanker Adawal   

Aditi is the Lord of the Punarvasu Nakshatra. Persons born during the Punarvasu constellation possesses a sharp brain and a good memory. He is pleasant natured, cultured, good looking, intelligent, wealthy, endowed with servants, having worldly ambitions, good at premonitions skilled at taking practical and realistic decisions, famous, easily convinced and possessing divine knowledge. Their married life is considered to be disturbed. It is said that a woman born in Punarvasu should marry with a person born during Hasta constellation.

Punarvasu Nakshatra controls ear, throat and shoulder and these are affected with ailments when malefic planets influence. To mitigate the malefic effect the native should worship it with `haridra’ (turmeric), incense of kumkum (saffron), sereantika, flowers, eight types of fragrances, incense, ghee, lamp and yellow coloured nevaidya filled with ghee. On the day of the Punarvasu Nakshatra, fill an amulet with `Arka Mool and wear it, give food to five girls and give them gifts of gold, clothes, lotus flowers and money. Offer ghee and yellow rice. Perform homa while mixing ghee and yellow rice and recite the following mantra hundred and eight times.

Om aditidhyorditirantrikshmanditir mata sapita saputra vishvedeva Aditih pachchjsnaaaditirjat manditirjanitvam om adityee namah||


Jupiter is the Lord of the Pushya Nakshatra. A person born in the Pushya constellation is calm hearted, popular, scholarly, learned, pleasant natured and devoted to parents. He worships and respects Brahmins and the lords, believes in religion, intelligent, the king’s favourite, endowed with a son, wealth & vehicles, respected and happy. A person born in the Pushya nakshatra is mediocre. He has a good height and fair complexion. He is thoughtful, cautious, keen, self centered, disciplined and principled, a frugal spender, traditional, tolerant, intelligent and prudent. He is practical, frank, quick to speak and critical. He acquires a trustworthy position. He might be a powerful minister or the king. He is having a technical mind. He is skilled at his work and appreciated by all. He may worry over small issues but faces grave circumstances with courage. He may be devoted to God and in spite of having philosophical ideas, may be considered successful in worldly matters.

Pushya nakshatra born people are seen struggling in the life. Till the age of thirty three their life is like a see-saw. Married life  is not interpreted good and the native cannot enjoy the company of his family for either reasons. In case of woman, husband my doubt character of his wife. Pushya controls the lungs, stomach & intestines and ailments related to these may occur when malefic planets influence. For mitigating such effect, the native has to worship Lord Jupiter, who is almost Lord Vishnu himself. He is worshipped with kumkum (saffron), incense, lotus flowers, ghee, dhoop, ghee lamp & sweets made of ghee, according to the rituals Sweets made of the flour of `barley should be offered to Lord Jupiter. One should wear the “Tushar Mool” on one’s neck or upper arm. Mix ghee and kheer (sweet made of rice and milk) and perform homa while reciting the following mantra for hundred and eight times.

Om Brahaspate atiye daryoo arhaddhyum dwimatikratu majjaneshu yaddidayach vasrat parjattadasmasu dravinumdehichitram| om brhaspatye namah||


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