Who is Lord Shani? | How to please Shani?
Shani Dev i.e. Saturn is considered a “Judge” among the Navagrahas. Lord Shiva has conferred this title to Shani. Not only humans but even Gods are also afraid of Saturn and his malefic aspect. This means that even the Divine Gods cannot escape from the sight of Saturn. In this special article, we will reveal some important tips to keep in mind while appeasing Lord Shani, how to ward off his malefic effects, and seek his blessings. If you wish to know the placement and impact of Shani in your Kundli, you can talk to Best Astrologers on call and get a detailed insight.
The day Saturday is dedicated to Shani Dev. Worshipping Shani Dev on Saturday reduces the inauspiciousness of the planet Saturn. When this planet is inauspiciously placed in one’s Kundli, it incurs many kinds of problems. In addition, Saturn provides bad fruits during Mahadasha, Sade Sati, and Dhaiyya. If Saturn is not pacified, one has to face different kinds of problems.
It is very important to pacify Lord Shani’s calm during the Shani Sade Sati and Shani’s Dhaiyya. It is believed that Saturn provides utmost troubles in these situations and can impact various aspects of one’s life such as education, career, business, health and married life, etc. When Saturn is inauspicious, it creates obstructions in everything. The native begins to suffer from major loss, and the relationship also starts to deteriorate. Deposited capital is destroyed and problems related to money etc. surround the person. Therefore it is considered extremely important to seek the favorable aspect of Shani at all times.
Who Is Lord Shani?
In Vedic Astrology, Saturn is considered a powerful planet and titled the “Judge” amongst the Navagrahas. Shani showers the person with good and bad fruits based on his/her deeds. He is the child of Lord Sun and Chhaya, his second wife. It is believed that Lord Shani and his father Lord Surya don’t go well together.
Shanidev is known as an avid devotee of Lord Shiva. He performed hard penance just to please Lord Shiva, and pleased with his austerities, Lord Shiva granted Lord Shani the status of Judge among all the planets. Shani is considered to be the Judge of this mortal world. Even in Shani Stotra, Shani has been called the King of all the planets. Shani calms down very quickly with the veneration of Kalabhairava and feels pleased with Hanuman Puja as well. Kalabhairava and Hanuman are the incarnations of Lord Shiva.
How To Please Lord Shani
Saturday is considered to be the best day to pacify Shani Dev. Lord Shani is pleased by worshiping him in the nearest Shani temple on Saturday. Donate things related to Saturn on Saturday such as Iron, Black Urad, Black Sesame, Mustard Oil, etc. With this, the native is able to pacify Shani Dev and reduce his inauspiciousness.
Chant These Divine Mantras On Saturday
On Saturday, these mantras should be chanted to please Shani Dev. By chanting these mantras, Saturn’s inauspiciousness is eradicated.
1- ऊँ शं शनैश्चराय नम: / ūm̐ śaṃ śanaiścarāya nama:
2- ऊँ प्रां प्रीं प्रौं स: शनैश्चराय नम:/ūm̐ prāṃ prīṃ prauṃ sa: śanaiścarāya nama:
3- ॐ नीलांजन समाभासम्। रविपुत्रम यमाग्रजम्। छाया मार्तण्डसंभूतम। तम् नमामि शनैश्चरम्।।/oṃ nīlāṃjana samābhāsam। raviputrama yamāgrajam। chāyā mārtaṇḍasaṃbhūtama। tam namāmi śanaiścaram।।