Narasimha Jayanti

09 May 2017

Do you sometimes feel egocentric, impatient, jealous or stubborn to anybody? Are you a victim of a conspiracy? Do you feel an unknown negative force is constantly misleading you? Do you know that some hidden negative energies can take a heavy toll on your health, career, finance, business, love, or even your family? Then, Narasimha Jayanti is the ideal day to destroy this negative power and solve all your difficulties in life. Get protected by the powerful rituals and mantra and encourage your relatives, friends and colleagues to worship Lord Narasimha.

What is Narasimha Jayanti?
Narasimha Jayanti is the appearance day of Lord Narasimha, the fourth incarnation of Supreme Lord Vishnu, who appeared as a half-lion half-man avatar to protect Prahlada from his evil father Hiranyakashipu. Narasimha Jayanti is celebrated as the victory of good over evil since on this day Lord Narasimha killed Hiranyakasipu. Narasimha Jayanti is observed at the dusk on the Shukla Chaturdashi, the fourteenth day of the bright fortnight in the Hindu month of Vaishakha. Devotees observe fast till dusk on Narasimha Jayanti. Narasimha Jayanti is celebrated to destroy any kind of negative energies and to guide the devotees to stay away from wrong deeds and to follow justice.

Narasimha Jayanti 2017 Date and Time:
May 9, 2017, Tuesday
Narasimha Jayanti 2017 Puja Time: 04:25 PM 06:59 PM on May 9, 2017

Astrological Significance of Narasimha Jayanti 2017:

On Narasimha Jayanti 2017, the Moon will be in the Star Chitra, ruled by the fiery planet Mars. So, all the nine planets are more or less energetic on Narasimha Jayanti 2017. It is an ideal day for attaining spiritual and materialistic goals.

If you were born under the star Chitra, you are warm and helpful. You are good looking and lead a well-balanced life. However, sometimes, you become aggressive and this nature may result in disappointments. If you want to achieve material pleasure and success, you should observe Narasimha Jayanti 2017.

If you welcome your son or daughter on this auspicious day of Narasimha Jayanti 2017, your child will, according to Vedic astrology, be influenced by fast and furious Mars and he or she will be ambitious and have a strong willpower and self-confidence. It's a very good news that your child will be practical in life.

Nine Planets and Nine Narasimha Avatars
According to Narasimha Purana, the nine planets-Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu, and Ketu worshiped the nine avatars of Lord Narasimha to get relief from all the curses of the sages and attained status as planets. Therefore, worshipping nine Narasimha avatars on Narasimha Jayanti will lessen the malefic effects of the nine planets.

Lord Bhargava Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of the Sun
Lord Karanja Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of the Moon

Lord Jwala Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Mars

Lord Pavana Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Mercury

Lord Ugra Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Jupiter

Lord Malola Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Venus

Lord Yogananda Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Saturn

Lord Krodha Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Rahu

Lord Chatravata Narasimha protects you from the malefic effects of Ketu

Benefits of Narasimha Jayanti:
You will enjoy the following benefits provided you perform Narasimha Jayanti rituals with patience and dedication.
  • Lord Narasimha will protect you from all kinds of dangers and death.
  • You will enjoy a debt-free life.
  • You will remove all the negative energies in married life and enhance material pleasure.
  • Lord Narasimha saves you from the evil eyes and conspiracies. Your prestige and wealth will remain safe and strongly secured.
  • If you feel jealous, aggressive, and hostile to others, you should observe Narasimha Jayanti and it will make you calm.

Narasimha Jayanti Rituals:
  • Wake up during the Brahma-muhurta (between 4 am to 5 am) and take a bath.
  • Wear new clothes during Narasihma Jayanti rituals.
  • Observe fast throughout the day of Narasihma Jayanti rituals.
  • Pray to Lord Narasimha and Goddess Lakshmi.
  • Perform abhisheka during Lord Narasimha rituals at 5 am with pancha gavya, panch amrita, herbal water, fruit juices, and flowers.
  • Adorn the idol of Lord Narasimha with new dress and jewelry.
  • Offer flowers, sweets, vermilion, Kesar, coconut, pulses, grams and jaggery to Lord Narasimha.
  • Perform Aarti.
  • Recite Narasimha Jayanti Mantra and Purusha Sukta prayers with rudraksha mala to pacify Lord Narasimha and Lord Vishnu and welcome peace and happiness.
  • Pour 108 pots of sacred water sanctified by Narasimha Jayanti Mantra on Lord Narasimha.
  • Donate clothes, precious metals, sesame seeds and jaggery on Narasimha Jayanti to the poor.
  • Finally, break the fast and Narasimha Jayanti rituals by having the prasad of Lord Narasimha.

Narasimha Jayanti Mantra:
Chant Narasimha Jayanti Mantra as many times as possible.

Om namo bhagavate Narasiṁhāya
Namastejastejase āvirāvirbhava
Vrajranakha vajradaṁṣṭra
Karmāśayān raṁdhaya raṁdhaya
Tamo grasa grasa svāhā
Abhayamabhayamātmani bhūyiṣṭhāḥ
Om kṣrauṁ svāhā ||


Ganesha wishes you a Happy Narasimha Jayanti.

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