Remedies for Navgrah

There are several vedic mantras and remedies for the planets prescribed in various books of scriptures. We are giving bellow the most effective ones in our experience.


Surya
For Surya or Sun related troubles and during the dasa or antardasa of sun:
1. Worship the ruling deity Shiva
2. Recite Aditya Hridaya stotra daily or Gayatri Meditation Mantra daily.  


3. Japa Malaof Sun’s moola mantra for meditation: “Om hram hreem hroum sah suryaya namah”, 6000 times in 40 days.

4. Recite the soorya stotra:
Java kusuma sankasam kashyapeyam mahadutim
Tamorim Sarva paapghnam pranatosmi Divakaram
5. Charity: Donate wheat, or sugar candy on sunday.
6. Fasting day: Sundays.
7. Maha Pooja: Rudrabhishek.
8. Rudraksha: Wear Ekamukhi or 12 mukhi Rudraksha



Chandra
For Chandra or Moon related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Moon:
1. Worship the ruling deity Gouri.
2. Recite Annapoorna stotram.
3. Japa mala of Moon’s moola mantra for meditation: Om shram sreem shraum sah chandraya namah, 10000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Chandra stotra:
Dadhi Shankha tushaarabham ksheero darnava sambhavam
Namaami shashinam somam shambhor mukuta bhushanam
5. Charity: Donate cow’s milk or rice on Monday.
6. Fasting: On Mondays.
7. Hindu Pooja: Devi pooja
8. Rudraksha: Wear 2 mukhi Rudraksha.


Mangala
For Mangala or Mars related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Mars:
1. Worship the ruling deities Kartikeya and Shiva.
The Kartikeya mantra is “Om Saravanabhavaya Namah”
The Shiva Maha mantra is “Om Namah Shivaya”
2. Recite Kartikeya or Shiva stotra. 

3. Japa mala of the Mars mantra for meditation: Om kram kreem kroum sah bhaumaya namah, 7000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Mangala stotra:
Dharani garbha sambhutam vidyut kanti samaprabham
Kumaram shakti hastam tam mangalam pranamamyaham.
5. Charity: Donate Masoor dal( red lentils) on tuesday.
6. Fasting: On Tuesdays.
7. Hindu Pooja: Kartikeya pooja or Rudrabhishekha.
8. Rudraksha: Wear a 3 mukhi Rudraksha.



Budh
For Budha or Mercury related problems and during his dasa and antardasa:
1. Worship Shri Vishnu.
2. Recite Vishnu sahasranama stotra.
3. Japa mediation of the Budha beeja maha mantra: Om bram breem broum sah budhaya namah, 17000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Budha stotra:
Priyangu Kalika Shyaamam Roopena Pratimam Budham
Soumyam Soumya gunopetam tam Budham Pranamamyaham.
5. Charity: Donate Udad dal on Wednesday.
6. Fasting: On Wednesdays.
7. Hindu Pooja: Shri Vishnu pooja.
8. Wear a 10 mukhi Rudraksha.


Guru
For Guru or Jupiter related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Guru:
1. Worship Shiva.
2. Recite Shri Rudram.
3. Japa of the Guru beeja maha mantra: Om jhram jhreem jroum sah gurave namah, 16000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Guru stotra:
Devanam cha rishinam cha Gurum kaanchan SannibhaamBuddhi bhutam Trilokesham tam namaami Brihaspatim.
5. Donate: Saffron or turmeric or sugar on Thursdayon.
6. Fasting: On Thrusdays.
7. Pooja: Rudrabhishekam.
8. Wear a 5 mukhi rudraksha.



Shukra
For Shukra or Venus related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Venus:
1. Worship Devi.
2. Recite Shree Sooktam or Devi stuti or Durga chalisa.
3. Japa mala of Shukra beeja mantra for meditation: Om dram dreem droum sah shukraya namah, 20000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Shukra stotra:
Hima kunda mrinalaabham daityanam paramam gurumSarv shastra pravaktaram bhargavem pranamamyaham
5. Donate clothes or dairy cream or curd to a lady on Friday.
6. Fasting: On Fridays.
7. Pooja: Maa Devi pooja.
8. Wear a 9 mukhi Rudraksha.



Shani
For Shani or Saturn related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Shani:
1. Worship Hanuman.
2. Recite Hanuman chalisa or any other Hanuman stotra.
3. Japa mala of Shani mantra for meditation: Om pram preem proum sah shanaischaraya namah, 19000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Shani stotra:
Nelanjan samabhasam ravi putram yamagrajamChaaya martand sambhutam tam namami shanaischaram
5. Donate a buffalo or black til (sesame seeds) on Saturday.
6. Fasting on Saturdays.
7. Hindu Pooja: Hanuman pooja
8. Wear a 14 mukhi Rudraksha.
For all Saturn related troubles Dasharatha Shani Stotra of is an excellent remedy.


Rahu
For Rahu related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Rahu:
1. Worship Bhairava or Shiva.
2. Recite the Kalabhairav asthakam.
3. Japa mala of the rahu beeja mantra: Om bhram bhreem bhroum sah rahave namah, 18000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Rahu stotra:
Ardha Kaayam maha veryam chandraditya vimardhanam
Simhika garbha sambhutam tam rahum pranamamyaham.
5. Donate: Udad dal or coconut on Saturday.
6. Fasting on Saturdays.
7. Pooja: Bhairav or Shiva or Chandi pooja.
8. Wear An 8 mukhi Rudraksha.
9. One of the best remedies for rahu is reciting the first chapter of Durga Saptasati.

Rahu (18,000X) Ṛg Veda, Maṇḍala 4, Sūkta 31, verse 1


कया नश्चित्र भुवदूती सदावृधः सखा। कया शचिष्ठया वृता॥
kayā naścitra ā bhuvadūtī sadāvṛdhaḥ sakhā| kayā śaciṣṭhayā vṛtā||

Ketu
For Ketu related problems and during the dasa or antardasa of Ketu:
1. Worship Ganesha.
2. Recite Ganesha Dwadasanama Stotra.
3. Japa mala of the Ketu beeja mantra meditation: Om shram shreem shroum sah ketave namah, 7000 times in 40 days.
4. Recite the Ketu stotra:
Palasha pushpa sankaasham taraka graha mastakam
Roudram roudratmakam ghoram tam ketum Pranamamyaham.
5. Donate: A black cow or black mustard seeds on thursday.
6. Fasting: On Thursdays.
7. Pooja: Ganesh pooja.
8. Wear a 9 mukhi rudraksha.
9. A very good remedy for Ketu is the reciting of Shiva Panchakshari Stotra

Original Gayatri Mantra of planets:
Sun: Om Bhaskaraya Vidmahe Mahadyutikaraya Dhimahi Tanno Aditya Prachodayat
Moon: Om Ksheeraputraya Vidmahe Amruta-tatvaya Dhimahi Tanno
Chandra PrachodayatMars: Om Angarakaya Vidmahe Sakti Hastaya Dhimahi Tanno Bhaumah PrachodayatSaturn: Om Neelanjanaya Vidmahe Chhayamartandaya Dhimahi Tanno
Shani PrachodayatPlanetary remedies from Valmiki Ramayana:
The reciting of various chapters of Valmiki Ramayana is prescribed in many hindu scriptures as a remedy for many things.Uma Samhita prescribes reading once a day some canto to the other from Valmiki Ramayana for each Mahadasa. They are:
Ravi: Bala kanda, 73rd chapter
Chandra: Sundara kanda, 5th chapter
Kuja: Bala kanda 36th and 37th chapter
Rahu: Yuddha kanda, 75th chapter
Guru: Sundra kanda, 11th chapter
Shani: Bala kanda, 30th chapter
Budha: Sundara kanda, 35th chapter
Ketu: Ayodhya kanda, 50th chapter
Shukra: Sundara kanda, 36th chapter
Apart from that reciting of the following chapters from Valmiki Ramayana
Jain Navagraha Mantra (Navakara Mantra):Om Namo Arahanthaanam – For Moon and Venus
Om Namo Siddhaanam – For Sun and MarsOm Namo Aayariyaanam
Om Namo Uvajhaayaanam – For Mercury and Jupiter Om Namo Loye Savva-saahoonam – For Saturn, Rahu and Ketu.