Sun Remedies

The planet sun is the natural atmakarka in Vedic astrology. The word atmakarka means the soul planet. Sun is the soul planet in Vedic Astrology. Sun is one of the most important planets in Vedic astrology, which is the significator of father, career, government, and success in life. It also represents our soul. A powerful Sun can bring early success and fame to a person on the other hand a weak Sun can result in a delayed career, underconfidence, and frustration.

There are some signs and house placements where the sun gives positive and auspicious results whereas there are some placements that can result in some negative results.

The zodiac signs are divided into four elements Fire, Water, Air, and Earth. Sun gives great and auspicious results in fire elements which are namely Aries, Leo, Sagittarius. On the other hand, the Sun losses, its ability and feels uncomfortable in water signs namely Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces. Sun also gives positive results and material gains when placed in the earth signs namely Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn. Whereas, Sun feels unstable in the air signs namely Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius. Sun is exalted in the sign of Aries whereas Sun is debilitated in the sign of Libra. The Sun acquires its maximum directional strength in the 10th house whereas Sun feels directionless in the 4th house.

When the Sun is inconjunct to or is aspected by some other planets, it can also influence the positive and negative results of the Sun. When Sun is conjunct or aspected by Jupiter or Mercury, it gives auspicious results on the other hand when Sun is conjunct with or aspected by Saturn, Venus, Rahu, and Ketu it might give a native negative result. When the Sun is conjunct or aspected by the planet Mars, it may result in anger, aggression, and ego-related problems.

It is always recommended to visit and consult a professional astrologer to understand the strength and dignity of planets placed in your natal horoscope although there are few common symptoms or Characteristics of a weak Sun. Sun represents our ego and confidence. When Sun is well placed and balanced in your horoscope you will feel calm and confident. On the other hand, the bad placement of Sun might result in underconfidence and anxiety. According to Vedic astrology, Sun represents our father and fatherly figures. When the Sun is weak or afflicted in our natal chart, there might be clashes and arguments with the father. If the energy of the Sun is not balanced then the relationship with the father can further suffer. The planet Sun is the natural significator of our career. The bad placement of Sun can result in delays and obstacles in our careers. Medically the Sun controls our blood circulation and heart.

There are a few practical remedies that can be followed to balance the energy of the Sun in our lives and get positive results out of it:

 • The planet Sun represents our father, improving our relationship and behavior towards our father can help us improve the effects of the Sun in our lives.

 • Sun controls our body's circulation. To strengthen the energy of the Sun, we need to keep our bodies moving. An easy way of doing this is practicing regular exercise. Even if we are not able to exercise regularly, we must practice walking, running, or physical work which will improve our blood circulation.

 • Offering water to the Sun during Sunrise is an effective remedy for the planet's sun. During Sunrise, we should get water in a copper utensil and pour the water in such a way that the Sun rays which are coming pass through the water which is being poured and enters into our eyes.

 • Wearing a 14 Mukhi rudraksha on a Sunday and chanting Gayatri mantra and Surya mantra regularly.

 • The planet Sun is connected to our solar plexus chakra. Practicing the Solar plexus chakra daily helps in improving the energy of the Sun in our body.

 • The planet Sun represents our integrity and sense of responsibility. We must face and fulfill our responsibilities. Running away from our responsibilities will increase the negative effect of the planet Sun.

 • Sun is associated with our ego. Practicing humility and controlling our ego enhances the positive power of the planet Sun.