Introduction To Navgraha and Navgraha Yantra :
In the realm of Indian and Eastern philosophy, the influence of celestial bodies on human life has long been acknowledged. The positioning and interactions of the nine planets, collectively known as the Navgraha, are believed to shape our destiny and influence various aspects of our lives.
To tap into their positive energies and mitigate any negative effects, ancient seers devised a powerful tool known as the Navgraha Yantra.
In this blog, we will explore the significance and benefits of Navgraha Yantra in the realm of astrology and its relevance in our lives.
Understanding the Navgraha ( 9 Planetary System )
According to Indian astrology, the Navgrahas consists of the Sun (Surya), Moon (Chandra), Mars (Mangal), Mercury (Budh), Jupiter (Brihaspati), Venus (Shukra), Saturn (Shani), Rahu (North Lunar Node), and Ketu (South Lunar Node).
These celestial bodies are believed to govern various aspects of our lives, including health, wealth, relationships, career, and spiritual growth. The positioning and alignment of these planets at the time of our birth are said to create a unique cosmic blueprint, influencing our strengths, weaknesses, and life experiences.
The Significance of Navgraha Yantra:
Navgraha Yantra is a sacred geometric diagram representing the nine planetary systems. It acts as a powerful talisman that helps harmonize the energies of the Navgrahas and harness their positive influences while minimizing their malefic effects.
The Yantra is meticulously crafted with specific mantras and symbols associated with each planet, allowing individuals to establish a spiritual connection with the celestial bodies.
Benefits of Navgraha Yantra:
Balancing Planetary Energies: The Navgraha Yantra acts as a harmonizer, helping balance the conflicting energies of the different planets. It aids in mitigating the negative effects caused by planetary afflictions and enhancing the positive energies associated with each planet.
Overcoming Obstacles: By meditating or focusing on the Navgraha Yantra, individuals can seek the blessings of the planetary systems. It is believed to help overcome obstacles, challenges, and setbacks by invoking the favorable energies of the Navgrahas.
Enhancing Prosperity and Well-being: The Yantra can positively influence various aspects of life, including wealth, health, career, and relationships. It is considered a potent tool for attracting abundance, success, and overall well-being.
Strengthening Spiritual Growth: The Navgraha Yantra aids in spiritual growth and upliftment. It facilitates a deeper connection with cosmic forces and helps individuals attain inner peace, clarity, and spiritual wisdom.
What Tantra Text says about Navgraha Yantra?
The Script says that by merely placing the Pran Pratistha Navgraha Yantra in a Temple or at home, one gets rid of all types of Sins and Negative thoughts.
By Daily Darshan of navgraha yantra, one gets positive thoughts in life, and by reciting Navgraha Stotra or Navgraha Mantra at least 1, 5, or 11 times daily, one can see positive impacts in life and one gets rid from all types of obstacles.
One should place this Yantra either at Home, Factory, or at Office/Workplace to get clarity and insight into their job or business and slowly and steadily, one gets progress in his life.
It is mentioned in Texts that Sadhak should place this yantra and perform Mantra chanting of Navgraha Mantra ideally 1,25,000 or Each planet or 9 Graha Mantra and then perform the Havan in front of this
Navgraha Yantra thereby helps to remove from types of suffering, hindrances are relieved and further advancement in terms of wealth and abundance is seen.
There seems to be Wealth, Happiness, and unexpected wealth (maybe lottery, sudden scaling in business, or job promotion) in your life.
This Navgraha Yantra helps to give family bonding and happy married life.
How to Use Navgraha Yantra for Abundance?
Place this Yantra, Ganesh, and Shiva Guru on Yellow or Red Colour Cloth inside the Home Temple.It is advisable to light a cow ghee Deepak in front of the Navgrah Yantra
First, do Panch-Upchar Puja (Saffron/Chandan – Rice – Flowers – Dhoop – Deepak – Navaidya) of Ganesha and Guru.
Then chant 1 round of Ganesh Mantra.
Om Gan Ganpate Namah – ॐ गं गणपतये नमः ॥
Then chant Guru Mantra (Shiva Mantra considering Lord Shiva as Guru in the absence of Guru):
Shri Shivaay Namah Tubhyam – श्री शिवाय नमः तुभ्यं ॥
Now, Chant Navgraha Mantra 108 times daily in front of this powerful Navgraha Yantra
Vedic Navgraha Mantra :
भानुः शशी भूमिसुतो बुधश्च ।
गुरुश्च शुक्रः शनिराहुकेतवः
कुर्वन्तु सर्वे मम सुप्रभातम् ॥
bhānuḥ śaśī bhūmisuto budhaśca ।
guruśca śukraḥ śanirāhuketavaḥ
kurvantu sarve mama suprabhātam ॥
Translation/Meaning of Navgraha Mantra :
The Gods Brahma, Murari, and Tripurantkari (the one who destroyed the Tripurasuras), the planets Bhanu (Sun), Shashi (Moon), Bumisuta (Mars), and Buddha (Mercury), Guru (Jupiter), Shukra, Shani, Rahu, and Ketu, everyone make my morning auspicious.
It is advisable to fix the time and location of chanting the navgraha mantra. I am mentioning the Vedic Navgraha Mantra instead of the individual 9 Planetary System Mantra (Surya Mantra, Chandra Mantra, etc.)
If possible, one should Draw this yantra on a White piece of Paper with the ink of kumkum or AsthaGanda or Kesar (Saffron).
After the creation of Navgraha Yantra – perform pran-pratistha kriya by reciting 108 times Pran Pratistha Mantra in front of this Yantra, then start chanting mantras as mentioned above.
Navgraha Yantra Anusthan :
If possible, one should recite Sawa Lakh Mantra, which means the 1,25,000 Mantra chanting of Navgraha Mantra.
Perform 10 % Aahuti ( 12,500 Aahuti ) of Navgraha Mantra i.e. adding Swaha in Mantra.
Now, Perform Tarpan 10 % Tapan ( 1250 times tarpan kriya )
Now, Perform Marjan 10 % of Marjan ( 125 times Marjan kriya ) such as after Havan, Tarpan, and Marjan, offer a meal to 12 Brahmins ( 10 % of Tarpan ) i.e 12 no. of Brahmins.
In case you don’t get Brahmins in your locality, better offer a meal to 12 Kanyas (Girls under 12 years of age, along with the meal, offer them new clothes, Dakshina ( around 501/- or as per your capacity ) and sweets.
In this way, one should perform the Navgraha Mantra Anusthan and continue chanting one mala i.e.108 daily recitation of Navgraha Mantra.
The Navgraha Yantra holds immense significance in Indian and Eastern astrology as a powerful tool for harnessing the energies of the nine planetary systems.
Thus, by establishing a spiritual connection with the Navgrahas, individuals can tap into their positive influences and overcome the challenges posed by planetary afflictions.
I hope this short article on Navgraha Yantra and Navgraha Mantra brings prosperity and happiness to your life.
May Lord Shiva and the 9 Planetary System help you to fulfill your auspicious wishes.
Love and Light,