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Sun or Surya (as in Sanskrit) is the most powerful living God and the final source of light and energy for humans on Earth. Lord Shiva is the overlord of the Sun. In Astrology, the Sun is your soul. Traditionally, the Sun is worshiped every morning at Sunrise to bless us with well-being and abundance.
You can specifically pray to him to receive blessings for the areas of life Sun rules:
Praying through Sun Virtual Pooja can bestow the following benefits upon you:
Online Sun Puja can be performed every day at sunrise and sunset especially on Sundays, the day of the week he rules.
You can also participate in real time Sun homa or Pooja performed with elaborate rituals amidst Vedic chants by priests in India.
According to the mythology, Sage Kashyap and his wife Aditi gave birth to 12 sons or Adityas. Of them, Lord Brahma chose Savita and blessed him that all the other Adityas will be merged with him and will be worshipped as a single Aditya or the Sun. Since these 12 Adityas exert different forces; there are twelve months in a year with different seasons and climatic conditions.
Lord Sun or Surya has been mentioned in the great Hindu epics – Ramayana and Mahabharata. In the Ramayana, Lord Rama is depicted as a descendant of the Surya dynasty. Surya is said to be the father of King Sugriva who helped Rama to slay the demon king Ravana.
According to Mahabharata, Kunti received a sacred mantra as a boon from sage Durvasa, that by chanting the mantra she could beckon any Deva and bear a child. Kunti wanted to test the mantra and called for Lord Surya when she inexplicably begot Karna as her child with Surya.
The sacred scriptures prescribe fire ceremony, Abishekam (hydration ceremony), Pooja/Archana (Light and Sound ceremony), Yantra and Mantra (special sounds) as the ways to offer your prayer to the divine. Out of these, fire ceremony is the most evolved spiritual technology on earth to connect with the divine beings. Participate in the remedial services to clear your karma and receive the blessings.