Mantras as astrological remedies

Mantra is said to be one of the most powerful astrological remedies which can be given. It is in fact considered to be the best of all the other astrological remedies for it is not too heavy on a person's pocket like the gemstones or the other forms of astro-remedies. Chanting of the mantras helps is strengthening of the planets and thereby reducing the malefic effects of the same.

In ancient days more than as an astrological remedies chanting of mantras was a prerequisite for religious progress and high attainment especially according to Vedic Hinduism. The word mantra is derived from the Sanskrit word Mantrana which otherwise means advice or ideas.

mantra as astro-remedy

The sound syllable that constitutes the mantra is highly potent and is effective enough to energize the human system both spiritually and physically.

The mantras energize the feelings and sentiments and give ideas to the soul. It is not effective for not only to the person who is reciting the mantras but also to those who listen to them.

The energy based sound coming from the pronunciation of each word in the mantra can cause an actual physical vibration and acts as energy basis for words.


These frequencies and the sympathetic overtones generated by them influence our sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous system, which are spread in a fine neural network through our internal organs in the body. Thus the two hemispheres of the cerebral cortex are influenced by the Neuro motor response which is driven by the sympathetic response. The actual base of the mantra according to Upanishads was the 'Parma Akesh' or ancient, the eternal and underlying substratum of the universe.When mantras are chanted it usually influences the left hemisphere of the brain and the intonation and the melody of the mantras results in enhancing the positive vibrations and thereby removing the negative vibrations from the person. The result is more powerful and the effect is more on the emotions when the mantra is chanted along with a Yantra or a picture of a deity which gives a clear visual image of the goal or attainment of Bhakthi.

chanting of mantra

Mantra helps the individuals to realize their inner self and helps us in forming a bridge to the supreme and infinite consciousness. Mantras can be used for good and bad purposes. When it is chanted for the good purpose it helps the person reciting it and who is listening to go high in their spiritual growth whereas when it is recited for a bad cause of somebody then the person who recites it will not escape the harmful effects of the mantra along with this who are targeted. The imperative or the basic things which is required for chanting the mantras are that it needs a spiritual guide or a Guru who can initiate the eight types of special rights to the student. Other than this the person who is going to get educated by the Guru to learn the mantras should be highly determined and with strong will-power to earn the mantras in the right way. They should have in what they are doing and also be pure in their thoughts and actions. Following of the asana positions and the breathing techniques is a must.



When the Sun is in a weak planetary position then it results in the individuals with such a birth chart to have health problems like general body pain, cerebral meningitis, eruptions, sharp fevers, bile complaints, constant saliva secretion, sun-stroke, scorches and diseases in the head. It also causes problems for those who work in the Government departments. For such problems the astrological remedies through mantra is to recite few mantras pertaining to the Lord of Sun, Surya, which should be chanted every day morning.

– Om hram hrim hraum sah suryaya namah

– Om jabaakusuma sankaasham kaashyapayam mahaadyutim Tamorim sarvapaapaghnam pranato-smi divaakaram Om suryaaya namah

– Java kusuma sankasam kashyapeyam mahadutim

– Tamorim Sarva paapghnam pranatosmi Divakaram


When the Moon is placed in a weak position in the birth chart, then the individuals are likely to face problems like demise of horse or milk giving animals. Also there are chances of the mother's health being affected by heart diseases. Some of the other common sickness caused by the afflicted Moon in the planetary position is urinary infection, epilepsy, colitis, bronchitis, varicose veins, dysentery, lunacy, paralysis and general abdominal problems. For such problems the astrological remedies through mantra is to recite few Chandra mantras pertaining to the Lord of Moon which should be chanted every day morning.

– Om shram shrim shraum sah chandraya namah

– Dadhi sankha tushaaraabham kshiirodaarnasambhavam Namaami shashinam somam shambhormukuta bhushanam Om candraaya namah

– Om shram sreem shraum sah chandraya namah. This is the Moons moola mantra and has to be recited for 10000 times in 30 days.

– The Chandra stotra

– Dadhi Shankha tushaarabham ksheero darnava sambhavam

– Namaami shashinam somam shambhor mukuta bhushanam


When the planet Mars is in a weak position in an individual's horoscope will result in problems in eyes, abnormality in blood like blood clot, brain fever, inflammation of the lungs, mumps, wounds, hernia, appendicitis , muscular rheumatism, typhoid and pain in the joints. Also it results in a ruined relationship with brothers. On the broad spectrum the planet Mars rules over face, head, nose, sense of taste, prostate gland, rectum and bone marrow. For such problems the astrological remedies through mantra is to recite few mantras for Mangal pertaining to the Lord of Mangal which should be chanted every day morning.

– Om kram krim kraum sah bhaumaya namah

– Dharaniigarbhasambhutam vidyutkaanti samaprabham Kumaaram shaktihastam ca tam mangalam pranamaamyaham

– Om mangalaaya namah

– Om kram kreem kroum sah bhaumaya namah. This mantra has to be chanted for 7000 times in 30 days.

– Mangala stotra

– Dharani garbha sambhutam vidyut kanti samaprabham

– Kumaram shakti hastam tam mangalam pranamamyaham.


A weak or a bad planetary positioning of the Mercury planet will result in problems related to hearing and speech of a person, sense disability to any good or bad smell in the environment, stammering, spoiled relation with the friends and diseases of central nervous system, etc. It will lead to problems like nasal disorders, impediments in speech, stammering, defects of memory, dry coughs, leprosy, and nervous disorders. For such problems the astrological remedies to reduce the effected of afflicted mercury is to recite Budh mantras pertaining to the Lord of Mercury which should be chanted every day morning.

– Om bram brim braum sah budhaya namah.

– Priyangu Kalika Shyaamam Roopena Pratimam Budham.

– Soumyam Soumya gunopetam tam Budham Pranamamyaham.

–Priyangukalikashyaamam ruupenaa-pratimam budham Saumyam saumyamgunopetam tam budham pranamaamyaham Om budhaaya namah.


The planet Jupiter governs the body parts like thighs, flesh, fat, kidney, liver and arterial system and when Jupiter is positioned in the wrong place in a person's horoscope it will lead to problems like jaundice, dropsy, diabetes, dyspepsia, hernia, blood cancer, liver malfunction, palpitations and even gout. For such problems the astrological remedies through mantra is to recite few mantras for Jupiter who is ruled by the Lord Guru and should be chanted everyday morning.

– Om gram grim graum sah gurave namah

– Devaanaanca rishinaanca gurum kaancana sannibham Buddhi bhutam trilokesham tam namaami brihaaspatim Om gurave namah

– Om jhram jhreem jroum sah gurave namah. This mantra should be chanted for 16000 times in 30 days.

– Devanam cha rishinam cha Gurum kaanchan SannibhaamBuddhi bhutam Trilokesham tam namaami Brihaspatim. This is the Guru Stotra.