Mondays are meant for worshipping Lord Shiva, also referred to as Shankar, Bholenath and Rudra. Monday or Somwar is very auspicious because it is dedicated to the most supreme being or the highest governing force.
Benefits of chanting the Shiva Gayatri Mantra:
Chanting this mantra eases tension. This helps us in removing fear. Helps us in realising the ultimate truth of life, awakens and illuminates our mind. Keeps the body, mind and soul healthy.
Shiva Gaytri Mantra
“Om Tatpuruṣhaya Vidmahe
Tanno Rudrah Prachodayat”
Om, Let me meditate on the great Purusha, Oh,
greatest God, give me higher intellect,
And let God Rudra illuminate my mind
Navagraha Sloka for Monday
Lord Chandra, often known as the Moon God, is a crucial planet in everyone’s horoscope. The ruler of human minds is Chandra the moon or Soma, the planet’s presiding god. The impact of the moon on a person’s horoscope can produce a variety of favourable and unfavourable outcomes.
Ksheerodhārnava Sambhavam |
Namāmi shashinam Somam
Shambhor makuta bhooShanam ||
Oh God! You are the one who shines in the white colour like the of conch or snow, who is born from the milky ocean(ksheera sagara). Oh God I bow to you Chandra(Moon), Who has a hare symbol on him, You are the one who is present as the ornament on the crown of Lord Shiva.