Homa performed to negate the bad influence of Grahachaara (movements of the planets), Navagraha Homa is conducted.
Homa performed to negate the bad influence of Grahachaara (movements of the planets), Navagraha Homa is conducted. Each of the planets, sun, moon and Nakshatra(stars) have their own way of influencing human beings. Scientifically this could be the gravitation influence.
The term “Navagraha” connotes to the nine celestial bodies which for the basics for all the astrological calculations and hindu beliefs. Navagraha’s include The Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn Rahu and Ketu.
The Navagrahas influence us through controlling of our desires, actions (karma) and the outcomes. Navagraha homa is performed to reduce the ill effects and better the positive energies related to a person.
Sun is believed to be the king of all the planets and has an influence over our health.
Moon is believed to be the planet which controls over our intellect and mind.
Mangalagraha or Mars is the planet believed to provide prosperity and wealth.
Mercury is the planet which bestows knowledge.
Jupiter or Gurugraha is responsible for giving education
Venus controls over creative instincts
Saturn or Shanigraha is a tough master, controls our state of mind.
Rahu influences our life longevity.
Ketu influences prosperity in the family.
1. Ganapathi Pooja
3. Ritwick Varanam
4. Kalasha Pooje
5. Yantra Aaradhana
6. Navagraha Shanti
1. Daana items (Vastra, Dhana and cereals)
2. Homa utensils (Homa kunda, Homa Spoons, Homa fuel (Sacred woods, Ghee and Camphor), Homa sacrifice (charu), Poornahuti items.
3. Kalasha Samagri ( Kalasha vessels, Coconuts, Vastra, cereals, Darbhe).
4. Flowers, Fruits and Coconuts for the pooja.
Number of Purohits: 4