Mantras - The Power of Sound in Vedic Astrology


The Mantras for Venus
 To connect with the planetary deity and to energize all the higher powers of the Venus





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Venus represents the feminine sprit. She is well known as the Goddess of Love and Beauty. She represents the pleasure of the senses and the comforts of the body. She is sexuality and sexual attraction and serves to make the person attractive to the opposite sex. She is beauty, style and elegance-the refinement of wealth and not just crude accumulation. Her concern is not just with quantity, but with quality and good taste. 

The following is the special name (nama) mantra for the Venus as preceded by it's Shakti or power mantra. It can be used to connect with the planetary deity and to energize all the higher powers of the Venus. 

"Om Klim Shum Shukraya Namah"

The word 'Klim' in above mantra denotes Kama Shakti, the power of love, delight, contentment and fulfillment. (The word 'Klim' should be pronounced as 'Kleem'.)

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The following mantras are also considered very good for planet Venus. You may opt to recite one of the following mantra if you find it comparatively easy to remember.

"Om draam dreem draum sah shukraya namah"

"Om shum shukraaye namah"

The mantras are chanted on japa beads of 108 beads per string. They are similar to rosaries.

The Venus's mantra may be recited 16,000 times and puja performed with while sandal wood and white flowers. Begin recitation on a Friday during the bright half of the Moon.

Presence of 'Sri yantra' and/or 'Laxmi yantra' at the place of recitation may help you in achieving the desired results faster.

The power of Mantras & Shlokas has been acknowledged since time immemorial. A Mantra can consist of a powerful word or a combination of words and can be used for self realization, for freedom from worries, to fulfill one's desires, to ward off the effects of malefic planets, to bring you success, peace and contentment -- the range is truly vast. You can choose for yourself.

Gayatri Mantra for Venus:

"Om Rajadabaaya vidmahe, Brigusuthaya dhimahi, tanno sukrah prachodayat"

This Gayatri mantra consists of three parts. The first is the chants to the Venus. The second is the mantra proper. The third is a summary of the mantra's energies.

The Gayatri mantra is chanted at sunrise, noon and sunset. At dawn it is called Gayatri, the youthful form of the Goddess, consort of Lord Brahma, the creator. It is called Savitri, the mature form, at noon, the consort of Lord Shiva. It is called Sarasvati, the elderly form, at sunset, the consort of Lord Vishnu.

You may also opt to chant following Puranic mantra for propiating the Venus (16,000 times).

Hima-kunda-mrinalabham daityanam paramam gurum
sarva-shastra-pravaktaram bhargavam pranamamy aham

When translated in English, it means:

"I offer my obeisances to the descendent of Bhrigu Muni, ( i.e., Venus ), whose complexion is white like a pond covered with ice. He is the supreme spiritual master of the demoniac enemies of the demigods, and has spoken to them all the revealed scriptures."

Mantras must be chanted or recited with unwavering devotion and motivation. Chanting them as a matter-of-course deprives them of power and is practically useless from the point of view of conscious growth, evolution and effect.
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For getting the maximum spiritual benefit, these mantras should be recited at designated timings.

Antarjyoti bahirjyoti pratyagjyoti paratparah
Jyotirjyoti swayamjyoti atmajyoti shivosmyaham

Light is on the inside, light is on the outside,
Light is in myself, beyond the beyond.
The Light of lights, I myself am light, 
the Self is light, I am Shiva.