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Powerful Shani Mantra : Shani Maha Mantra

  • As per Hindu beliefs, Shani gives a person the result of one’s Karma during his/her own life time through appropriate punishments and rewards.
  • In astrology, Shani’s influence is usually malefic, though it can also lead to spiritual and mystical heights.
  • The fig tree called Pipal is considered by some Hindus to be the abode of Shani.
  • According to an ancient story, since childhood Lord Shani was a keen devotee of Lord Krishna. One day, his wife came to him but Shanidev was so absorbed in the deep thoughts of his deity that he didn’t even care to glance at his wife. His wife got upset and cursed him, “You won’t be able to look at some one in future. Whoever you look at, would be ruined.” When she overcame her rage, she repented a lot, but the curse could not be get undone.
  • The Tirunallar Saniswaran Temple and Shani Shingnapur are famous temples, dedicated for the ritual worship of Shani.
  • A 20-foot-tall statue of Lord Shani was also established at Yerdanur in the mandal of Sangareddy, Medak district, nearly 40 kilometers from Hyderabad city in the year 2013.
  • Lord Shani is generally propitiated on Saturdays by offering Yagna and chanting different mantras.