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Mantras for Nakshatras - Part 6


Lord Jai 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 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 followings 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, participative 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 rarer 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 execute 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, and ghee lamp and shastras shalyaan to mellow down the malefic effects. The Shirmad Bhagwad Gita and the Vishnu sahasranaam should be recited daily. Shavi and kheer (sweet made of rice and milk) mixed with the twigs of apamarg mool used as an offering in homa and the following mantra should be recited for hundred & eight times.

Om vshnorratmasi vishnoo ranpatresatho vishnoo sayurasi vishnoordharvooasi vaishnavmasi vishnvetva||
Om mahavishnave namah||

Vasava is the  Lord of Dhanishtha Nakshatra. A person born in this constellation is fond of music, in possession of gold and jewels, charitable, wealthy, happy, optimistic and respected by friends. He may be modest, renowned, cultured, strong, sympathetic and greedy for wealth but may be responsible for rearing many people. He may have a lively temperament, may be short tempered, easily aroused, quick at giving repartees, self praising and skilled at technical work.

Dhanishtha Nakshatra controls the knee, the back part of knees and their middle parts and these parts are afflicted with ailments when malefic planets transit. In order to ward off their malefic effect, one should worship Tulsi plant and the Parthiveshwar Chintamani and recite the Netroupanishad and Vedas daily. On Tuesday, the day of Dhanishtha Nakshatra, one should offer kheer (sweet made of rice & milk), sweets and sesame seeds and worship Lord Vasava with white sandalwood fragrance, lotus flowers, googal and dhoop and mool should be worn in a silver amulet on the heart or arm. Bhringrajmool and Tilajya payas should be mixed and homa is performed with the following mantra to be recited for hundred & eight times.

Om tavso pavitrmasishatdhanratsavo pavitrmasi sahastardharam|
Devsatva savita punatu vavsoo pavitren shatdharensuptva kaamdhuksh|

Om vasubhayoo namah||

Dr. Shanker Adawal
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