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Pradakshina is Sanskrit word for circumambulation or walking around in a circle.

Pradakshina to Navagrahas regularly grants the devotee physical and mental healing. It also liberates  from sins and ill effects due to planetary positions 

Basic disciplines to observe during pradakshina

Walk slowly and softly in clockwise direction keeping deity to your right 
Walk with folded hands
Chant mantra
Focus your mind on the deity

How many times to do pradakshina?
Around Navagrahas 9 times, once for each deity multiples of three.

Navagraha manta to chant, what ever conveinient to memorize

1. Namah Sooryaya, Chandraya, Mangalaya, Budhaya cha, Guruhu, Shukra, Shanibhihi cha Rahuve, Ketuve Namaha.

2.Lord Surya (Aditya Or Sun)

Japaa Kusuma Sankasham Kasyapeyam Mahathyuthim
Thamorim Sarva Paapaghnam Pranatosmi Divakaram 

Lord Chandra (Moon)

Dadhi Shankha Dushaa-Raabham Khseero Darnava Sambhavam
Namaami Shashinam Somam Shambhor Mukuta Bhooshanam

Lord Kuja (Mangal Or Mars)

Dharanee Garbha Sambhootam, Vidyut Kaanti Sama-Prabham
Kumaaram Shakti Hastamtham Mangalam Pranamaamyaham 

Lord Budha (Mercury)

Priyangu Kalika Shyaamam, Roopenaapratimam Budham
Soumyam Soumya Gunopetham Tam Budham Pranamaamyaham

Lord Guru (Brihaspati Or Jupiter)

Devaanaam Cha Rekshinaam Cha Gurum Kaanchana Sannibham,
Buddhi Bhootam Trilokesham Tam Namaami Brihaspatim 

Lord Shukra (Venus)

Himakundha Mrina-Laabham Daitya-Naam Paramam Gurum
Sarvashastra Pravaktaaram Bhargavam Pranamaamyaham

Lord Sani (Saturn)

Neelanjana Samaabhasam Raviputram Yamaagrajam
Chaaya Marthanda Sambhootam Tam Namaami Shanaischaram

Lord Rahu

Ardha Kaayam Mahaa Veeryam Chandraaditya Vimardanam
Simhika Garbha Sambhootam Tam Rahum Pranamaamyaham 

Lord Ketu

Palaasha Pushpa Sankaasham Tarakaa Graha Mastakam
Roudram Roudraatmakam Ghoram Tam Ketum Pranamaamyaham 


3. Aarogyam Pradadathuno Dinakarah: .Chandro Yasho Nirmalam
Bhoomim Bhoomisuthah: Sudhaamshu Thanayah:  Prajyam Gurur Gourava
Kavya Komala Vagvila Sa Mathulam Mandho Mudam Sarvada
Rahur Bahu Balam Virodha Shamanam  Kethurhu: Kulasonnayathim


 


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09/25/2016 12:06pm

good

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09/26/2016 1:28am

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KANNAN RANGASWAMY
01/06/2017 6:09am

Thanks.

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01/12/2017 1:29pm

Okay, I say the right thank you because I read this really helped me.

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I've never heard about pradakshina. I will try to do that later. It will be quite cool for me.

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05/09/2017 3:54am

It will be really hard for me to memorize these words. How can I do that?

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07/20/2017 12:24pm

Sanskrit is a pretty difficult language. I bet it's hard to learn it. Am I right?

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