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Encyclopedia of Vedic Astrology: Remedies: Mantras, Chapter III, Part – 40

Dr. Shanker Adawal  

Lord Jal is the Lord of the Purvashadha Nakshatra. A person born in this constellation should be polite, honest, loving, judicious, sympathetic, balanced, optimistic, tolerant, too liberal, extravagant, collector of very modern things and the possessor of a wide viewpoint and an intelligent brain. He may be educated, endowed with close friends, fond of art and drama and recipient of respect and honour from others. He may love solitude, possess a weak body, be passionate and maintain relations with many women. He may be gripped by many worries but will be efficient and attain success very soon.

Purvashadha Nakshatra controls thighs, the lower part of the spinal cord, the arteries and the blood circulation. Therefore, these are afflicted when malefic planets show their effect. To mellow down their effect the native should worship any pond, river, well or lake with white sandalwood, fragrance, lotus flowers, googal, ghee, ghee lamp and ghee mixed with kheer (sweet made of rice & milk). Offerings should be ghee, milk pudding and sweets. Perform homa with sesame seeds, ghee and tandul mixed with the twigs of the root of Karnas and Aamrasamidha and recite the following mantra for hundred and eight times.

Om Apaghmap kilvishmap tyamporpa apamargtavmasmadap dushvpanyagunsuvya om adhbhyonamah||


Vishwadeva is the Lord of Uttarashadha Nakshatra. A person born in this constellation may be desirous of leading a very ambitious life, pleasant natured, possessing an attractive personality, fond of wearing fresh clothes and having a good brain and a philanthropic attitude. He may be the head of the family or society. He may attain skills in some special field of study. He may be studying, law abiding, devoted to God, participation in religious functions, practicing yoga, fond of authority, logical and benefiting from the government or government sections.

Uttarashadha nakshatra controls the thighs and when, malefic planets gave their effect, one may suffer from arthritis, pain in the joints, sciatica and ailments of the eyes. Warding off the malefic effect recite the following mantra for ten thousand times as per rituals on Sunday during the period of Uttarashadha Nakshatra. Perform homa with yava, sesame seeds, karpas mool and aamra samidha for better results.

Brahmajgaanam pratham purastadwisimata suruchovvenaavya sabughanaya upma asya vishta satschchayonimsataschcatviaya brahamane namah||


The Lord of the Shravan nakshatra is Lord Vishnu, husband of Goddess Laxmi and the rearer of the entire oblivious. A person born in this constellation is grateful, good looking, charitable, endowed with all qualities, wealthy, scholarly and famous. He may be engrossed in his devotion to God and Brahmins. He would be blessed with a large-hearted wife and with many children. He may be keenly involved in the shastras, endowed with a son and many friends, devoted to feed people, victorious and interested in listening to the Puranas. He may executie any work only after giving it a lot of thought, may benefit from trading, skilled at work relating to land and enthusiastic in religious work.

Shravan nakshatra controls the portion below the knees, skin and the arteries and these are afflicted when malefic planets show their effect. Lord Vishnu is worshipped daily with fragrance of white sandalwood, malti flowers, camphor, googal dhoop, ghee lamp and shastras shalyaan to mellow down the malefic effects. The Shrimad Bhagwad Gita and the Vishnu sahasranaam should be recited daily. Sahvi and kheer (sweet made of rice & milk) mixed with the twigs of apamarg mool used as an offering in homa and the following mantra should be recited for hundred and eight times.

Om vishnorratmasi vishnoo ranpatresatho vishnoo sayurasi vishnoordharvooasi vaishnavmasi vishnvetva|| om mahavishnave namah||


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