Appease Shani Deva by reciting Shani Stotram, says Ganesha

The
'Shani stotra' was sung by King Dashratha to appease Shani Deva. It
is said that the effects of Shani's Sade saati or dhaiyas is
nullified (or reduced considerably) if one recites this stotra with
full faith in Shani Deva.

VINIYOGA

Take
some water in the right hand and recite the following mantra. Then
leave it aside, and after the recitation of the stotra, pour this
water into potted plants.
Om
asya shree shani stotra mantrasya Kashyap rishi strishtupchhandah
souridevta,
Sham
beejam, nih shakti Krishna varnoti keelkam, dharmaarth kaam-
mokshaatmka chaturvid- purushaarth siddhyarth jape viniyoge.

KAR
NYAAS

Sit
cross legged (padmasana) and touch the fingers as written below and
recite the mantra for the respective fingers.

  1. Shanaishcharaay
    angushtabhyaam namah – touch the thumbs with the index fingers of
    the same hand.

  2. Mandgataye
    tarjaneebhyaam namah – touch the index fingers with the thumbs of
    the same hand.

  3. Adhokshajaaye
    madhyamabhyaam namah – touch the middle fingers with the thumbs of
    the same hand.

  4. Krishnangaaye
    anaamikabhyam namah – touch the ring fingers with the thumbs of
    the same hand.

  5. Shushkodaraaye
    kanishthikaabhyaam namah – touch the little fingers with the
    thumbs of the same hand.

  6. Chhayatmajaaye
    kartal-kar-prishthaabhyaam namah -- touch one hand with the other.

ANGA
NYAAS

  1. Shanaishcharaay
    hridyaaye namah— symbolic touching of the heart with the right
    hand.

  2. Mandgataye
    shires swaaha -- touching of forehead with the right hand.

  3. Adhokshajaaye
    shikhaaye vashatah -- touching of the top of the head with the right
    hand.

  4. Krishnangaaye
    kavachaaye hoom -- touch the right shoulder with left hand and left
    shoulder with the right hand.

  5. Shushkodaraaye
    netraaye vaushat -- touch the eyes with the thumb and ring finger of
    the right hand.

  6. Chhayatmajaaye
    astraaye phat -- rotate your right hand and then clap it with the
    left hand.

DHYANAM

Neeladhyutim
shooldharam kireetinam, grid dhah sthitam traaskaram dhanurdharam;
Chaturbhujam
sooryasutam prashantam vande sadaabheeshtakaram varainyam.

PRARTHNA

Pranamya
devdevasham sarvagrihanivaranam;
Shanaishchar
prasaadaarth chintyaamaasa paarthiv.

STOTRA:
Om
namah krishnay neelaaye shiti-kantha nibhaya cha |
Namah
kalagni-rupaya kritantaaya cha vai namah ||

Namo
nirmaa-sa-dehaya deergha-sham shru-jataaya cha |
Namo
vishaal-netraaya shushkodar bhayaakrite ||

Namah
pushkalaagaatraaye sthoolromannaith vain amah |
Namo
deerghaya shushkaaya kaal-dashtram namostute ||

Namaste
kota-raakshaaya dur-nirreekshaay vai namah |
Namo ghoraya raodraya
bheeshannaye kapaaline ||

Namaste
sarva-bhakshaaye valee-mukha namostute |
Surya-putra namaste stu
bhaskare bhaiy-daaye cha ||

Adho-ddhishte!
namaste stu samvartaka! namostu te |
Namo manda-gate! tubhyam
niristra-shaaye namo-stute ||

Tapasa
dagdha-dehaaye nityam yog-rataaye cha |
Nomo nityam
kshudhaar-taaye atrup-taaye cha vai-namah ||

Gynaan-chakshur
namaste- stu kashyap-atmaja-su-nave |
Tushto dadaasi vai rajyam
rushto harasee tat kshannaat ||

Deva-sura
manushya-shcha siddha-vidhya-dharo-ragah |
Tvayaa vilo-kitah sarve
naasham yanti samoola-tah ||

Prasadam
kuru me deva varaarho-o-ha mu-paa-gatah |
Evam
stutstadaa sourirgrriharraajo mahaabala||

Perform
anga nyas and kar nyas again after the jaap is complete. (to be read
daily or on Saturdays)

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The GaneshaSpeaks Team


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