The Rudra Maha Mantra Japa is performed to please the Shiva Devaru and earn his blessings. To perform this Japa one must invoke the Lord first and then chant it with all their hearts. Since Shiva Devaru is known as Bholenath who is easily pleased, one can easily appease him through this Japa.
When Can the Rudra Maha Mantra Japa be Performed?
Mondays, Shravana and Kartika Tingalu are the best time for performing this Japa.
Advantages of Performing the Rudra Maha Mantra
Rids one from depression, sadness, and worries
Ensures prosperity and good health
Rudra Maha Mantra Japa FAQ'S
What is Rudra Maha Mantra Japa?
Rudra indicates one of the major gods of Lord Shiva and this Japa performs for Lord Shiva. Rudra mantra is one of the most powerful and famous mantras in Hinduism, as well as the mantra, which gives harmony to life.
What are the benefits of the Rudra Maha Mantra Japa?
- One will get free from the worries.
- Relieve from past sins.
- One will get remedies for the other Graha doshas.
- Get blessings from Lord Shiva.
- One will get free from the untimely or unexpected death.
Why Rudra Maha Mantra Japa can be performed?
By performing Rudra Maha Mantra Japa, one will bestow peaceful life and spirituality well being.
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Sankalpam( The Testimony of The Vedic Vidhi)
The word Sankalpam indicates the Vedic astrology of Panchang, place, time, day, Tithi, Nakshatra, Yogam, and Karanam. These are recited to the three trinities of Bhrama, Vishnu, and Shiva. The Vedic Vidhi recites for the current Vedic year and the Vedic name of the subcontinent and other significant elements. At the end of the Sankalpa needs family members Name, Gotra, Zodiac sign, Birth star to recite as a part of the puja and to get the blessings from the Lord Maha Ganapati, Navagrahas, family deity (kula devata), Grama devata and Ishta devata (favorite god one’s choice). So the first procedure is to invoke blessings from the deity.
The Ganapati puja is considered as an auspicious for all the ceremonies while starting the puja. By doing Ganapathi puja, will get free from obstacles, hurdles in life. It acquires materialistic, spirituality in life.
16 common offerings to the Deity during worship
Dhyana – Meditating
Aavaahana – Inviting the deity into the altar.
Asana – Giving a seat to the deity
Paadya – Washing the deity’s feet with pure water.
Arghya – to wash hands and mouth.
Aachamana – Offering drinking water to the Deity.
Snaana – Bath the deity idol with turmeric water, milk, curd, sugar, water.
Vasthra – Offering Clothes to the deity
Yagnopaveetha – Offering the thread to wear from his right shoulder
Gandha – apply sandalwood paste(mixed with water) on the forehead and shoulders to the deity
Pushpa – Offering fresh flowers while chanting the deity’s names.
Dhoop – Spreading fragrance to the altar.
Deepa –offering a Diya to illuminate the surrounding decorated deity.
Naivedya – offering food to the deity.
Taambula – Offering betel nut and leaves with fruits.
Harathi - offering Harathi by lighting camphor
The word Punya Vachanam gives clarity of the clean ritual by invoking the blessings from the Lord Varuna (the lord of water) along with sacred rivers of the country namely Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati, Narmada, Sindhu, and Cavery. The tirtha mantras are recited where the Punya Vachanam is performed, and their all the five elements are,
Jal - water
Vayu - air
Prithvi - earth
Agni - fire
Akasha - sky or space
By the chanting of Vedic mantras related to Lord Varuna, the place will be purified, where the positive energy is being retained in the pot and Punyavachana can be performed.
Navagrahas are nine planets and each planet governs a specific element (five elements) in the life cycle, so the certain specified planetary combinations in the horoscope give both malefic effects and good effects.
The beneficial effects are taken into consideration of the particular planet individually and also in their combination, generally to rectify or to neutralize the evil effect of the planets. During Navagraha puja chanting of mantras is replaced continuously.
To remove the malefic effects of the planets this Navagraha puja can be performed. During this puja one will get blessings from Adidevata (subordinate lord of the planet), ‘Prathana Devata’ (main deity of the planet).
The Kalasa puja can be done with the help of a copper vessel. Place the Kalasa, fill it with water, a coin and nine types of grains. In red cloth, one can tie the coconut. Then, coconut is placed on the top of Kalasa with mango leaves. By doing this procedure Kalasa puja can be finished.
Sri Rudra Maha Mantra Japa
Lord Shiva is considered as a Rudra for the reason as he destroys evil force. Sri Rudra maha-mantra Japa performs to worship Lord Shiva. According to Hinduism, Lord Shiva removes the recycle of birth and so, elder people want to worship the Mantra of Japa.
Tithi: Ashtami, Navami, and Chaturdashi
Months: Maga, Kartika, Vaishnava give a lot of benefits
Sri Rudra maha Japa requires a minimum of 4 members, the two members perform Japa another 2 members perform Abishekam.
Names of twelve Rudras
- Siva, Mrigavyadha, Kapardi, Dahana, Khara, Ahirabradhya, Kapali, Pingala, Nirriti, Senani
- Brahmana Bojanam along with Dakshana and should provide clothes.Japa should be done for 40 days or it can complete in longer or shorter duration under the guidance of Vedic purohit ranging from 4 to 10 numbers.
- Generally, Sri Rudra Maha Mantra Japa is done depending on the combination of planets or locum of Graha. It can increase or dwindle as per the astrological combination of Horoscope
- Japa is performed along with their Adidevata and pradhnadevata as per the planetary numbers as mentioned in the Vedic text.
- In shravana month early morning we made this puja,with your executives.They came on time and performed the puja .Madhuri Raghavendra Jun 17, 2019
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