Maraka Planets: Planets that cause accidents, poverty, sufferings, ill health, and also death are Maraka Planets (Grahas). Ascendant in Kundli is taken into consideration to measure the Maraka planet and their association with malefic planets.
Each Ascendant has a fixed Maraka planet. These planets will affect severely during their Mahadasha and Bukthi. So one should not neglect this Dosha.
Major rules of deciding Maraka planets.
- The lords of the 2nd and 7th house from Ascendant.
- Association of malefic planets with lords of 2nd and 7th houses from Ascendant and presence of malefic planets in 2nd and 7th houses from Ascendant.
- Benefic planets association with lords of 2nd and 7th houses.
- Association of benefic planets with lords of 3rd and 7th houses.
- The lord of the 3rd or the 8th house associates with the lord of the 2nd or the 7th house.
- Saturn association with the above planets should be analyzed properly.
- Special attention on aspecting planets.
- 8th house lord, Aspecting on 8th house, and malefic planet presence in the 8th house requires careful analysis to conclude possible death or near to death situations.
There may be other rules also to decide Maraka Planets.
Maraka Planets effects.
- Heavy loss in Business
- Mental and physical imbalance.
- Disturbing environment.
- Attempts for suicide. etc.
In general, the 2nd, 3rd, 7th, and 8th houses are Marakasthanas. However major rules mentioned above should be taken into consideration and conclude on possible ill-effects.
Maraka planet (Graha ) Pooja procedure
Time needed: 2 hours and 30 minutes
- Vinayaka Pooja
- Kalasha Sthaapane
- Maraka planet Jap.
Specific number of Maraka planet (Graha) japs will be chanted depending upon Marakasthana and malefic planets.
- Associated Maraka planet or Saturn Jap if any.
- Maraka planet Homam. Associated planet homam (If any).
- Prasad Vitarane
Maraka planet (Graha ) pooja cost.
The cost varies from INR 14000- INR 45000. The total cost depends upon number of planets jap and Homam, Number of Brahmins and type of donation.
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Also see: Badhakesh Grah Dosha Parihara Pooja