The Sun God, called Surya Deva, is one of the most important deities in Hindu Dharma. Surya Deva is considered the Chief of the nine planets that form an integral part of Hindu astrology. The Sun God is the principal solar deity and is called Graharaja.
He is seen astride a chariot drawn by seven horses, the latter representing the seven Chakras in the body and the seven rainbows. Surya Deva has four hands, three of them carrying a wheel, a conch shell, and a lotus, while the fourth is in Abhaya Mudra. Surya Deva brings light and warmth to the entire earth, and he thereby controls the seasons and the cultivation of crops. The agricultural community places him among the principal Gods.
Importance of Surya Deva
The Sun God is one of the principal deities worshipped by Hindus. He emits light and dispels darkness and is the symbol of knowledge and wisdom. The Sun gives brightness to the earth and is responsible for life on earth. Surya Deva is called Sarvati Sakshi Bhutam (witness who watches everything).
Devotees chant Mantras as a form of worship with sincerity, devotion, and faith, in the hope that God will grant them their wishes and bestow blessings upon them. Many devotees pray to specific deities for some want to be fulfilled or when they are in need. When we chant mantras daily, that helps raise our energy levels.
The Sun God is the source of all life, and his rays emit the energy that sustains life on earth. Surya Deva is also the only God visible to us, and people call him Pratyakshadeivam. Surya Deva is the giver of light, knowledge, wisdom, energy, and vitality. The Sun God radiates light, energy, and positivity, helping the earth and people benefit greatly.
Surya Deva Mantras
Many people pray to Surya Deva to invoke his blessings when they wake up in the morning after a cleansing ritual. Here are five powerful Mantras for Surya Deva.
This mantra praises Surya Deva, acknowledging him as the ruler of the universe and seeking his blessings.
People chanting the Surya Mantra, praise Surya Deva as the ruler of the universe, one who removes disease and restores peace. The Sun God bestows light, energy, and all positives that can uplift people and give them the physical and mental strength to overcome obstacles. Praying to the Sun God rids people of diseases. Devotees pray to the Surya Deva, asking for his blessings for good health, wealth, and prosperity.
2. Surya Beej Mantra
Om HraamHreemHraum Sah SuryayNamah
This mantra salutes Surya Deva for his Divine Grace.
The Surya Beej Mantra is impactful and has excellent divine powers. The mantra gives positive vibrations and grace from the Sun God. This powerful mantra can create abundance in life with fame, prosperity, and austerity too. The mantra has the power to cure diseases and to remove obstacles created by any negative impact of nature.
3. Surya Gayatri Mantra
Om BhaskareyVidmaheMahadutyathikarayaDheemahiTanoh Surya Prachodayat
This mantra is to meditate on the Sun God seeking higher intellect and for illumination of the mind.
The Gayatri Mantra is very powerful, and the best time to chant the Surya Gayatri Mantra is on Sunday mornings at sunrise. People chant this powerful mantra at the time of the solar eclipse.
Chanting the mantra during this auspicious period with full focus and devotion gives positive energy to devotees as the Surya Deva bestows blessings on them. The mantra purifies the mind and strengthens the body. It uplifts the spirituality within an individual chanting this mantra. The powerful Surya Mantra bestows fame and success for any devotee chanting with devotion.
4. Surya Vashikaran Mantra
Om NamohBhagawate Shree-SuryayHreemSahashtraKiranay Aim
Atul-Bal-Paraakramay Nava – Graha – Dash – Dik – Paal – Lakṣhmi – Dev – Vay,
Dharma – Karma – Sahitayai‘ Amuka’ NathayNathay,
Daasanudaasam Kuru – Kuru, Vash Kuru – Kuru Swaha |
This mantra helps resolve problems in relationships related to love that one encounters in life. Devotees chant this mantra after having a bath. They sing the mantra 108 times and make an offering of jaggery mixed with water to Surya Deva.
The mantra does not require any complicated rituals, but the powerful words achieve their target after a point of time, with an amazing outcome.
5.Aditya Hrudhayam Mantra
This mantra represents a thanksgiving to the Surya Deva, for all his blessings and the abundance he bestows on his devotees.
The word Hrudhayam means of the heart, which nourishes and heals the heart, or the spirit of Aditya. When a devotee chants this Mantras, he invokes knowledge from Surya Deva and learns to become fearless. His mind rids itself of negativity, including ego, greed, betrayal, anger, and desire. The devotee looks within his/her inner self and goes on a journey to connect with their inner beauty and power. While chanting this mantra, devotees manifest the qualities of the Sun God – courage, leadership, authority, kinship, will power, fame, and energy.
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