Shukra Graha Shanti Homam – Venus Fire Ritual
Shukra or Venus is a beneficial planet that represents love, wealth, prosperity, beauty, fine arts, artistic talents, comfort, romance, sexuality, luxury, marriage.
Well placed Venus in a horoscope makes a person enjoy harmonious relationship; appreciate nature, grandeur and richness in life. It endows one with beauty, creativity, wealth, ability to attract good people, positive thoughts, happiness, all sorts of conveyances, long life, and obtain name and fame.
Badly placed Venus could cause eye diseases, indigestion, pimples, loss of appetite, disturbances in life, loss of wealth, depravity in love and marriage, lack of comforts, ailments in ovaries, gout, disputes and distress.
Shukra Graha or Planet Venus should be propitiated to gain positive results and blessings from the planet through the performance of remedial measures.
Power of Shukra Graha Homam
A homa to the Planet Shukra has the power to remove the astrological defects or doshas (impurities)s in the horoscope caused due to badly placed Shukra. Homam or yagya is a complete remedy for inauspicious results of a planet and provides long term relief from sufferings caused due to ill placed planet or planetary doshas.
By the performance of a homam, the heat generated from the holy fire or Agni and the sound from the mantra chanting are combined to yield the desired benefits.
Who should do homam to Shukra?
- To minimize the malefic effect of afflicted Venus in the horoscope
- Running Shukra Maha dasha or Shukra antar dasha
- To improve cash flow in one`s business
- Unhappiness in family, disharmony and lack of unity among family members
- Disturbed married life, divorce
- Those suffering from eye afflictions and stones in bladder
- To overcome poverty and debts
- Those with menstrual problems and abortions
- Business loss
- Enhance the benefits of Venus in a horoscope
How is Homam performed?
Shukra Graha shanti homam or fire ritual includes mantra chanting to appease Venus, tarpan or pouring water, havan or lighting of the sacrificial fire (Agni), offerings like ghee, herbs sticks of certain trees to the holy fire and feeding of Brahmins. The power of sound vibrations of mantras spread specific energy waves and purifies the atmosphere as oblations are offered.
Beeja Mantra for Shukra
OM DRAM DREEM DROUM SAH SHUKRAYA NAMAH
Benefits of Shukra Graha Homam
- Buying of a house, vehicle, jewelry
- Conducting auspicious ceremonies like marriages
- Abundance of wealth
- Enjoyment of marital life
- Healthy and harmonious family relations
- Enhanced love and bliss in life
- Overcome business losses and improved business matters
- Overall materialistic development
- Overcome problems of stammering and vocal problems