Devotion of Mahadev in the month of Shri Krishna…
According to the Hindu calendar, the ninth month of the year is called Aghan. Aghan month is also known as Margashirsha, it is currently going on. Lord Krishna is worshiped in this form in many forms and with many names. Margashirsha is also considered to be a form of Shri Krishna. It has been said in the scriptures that this month is related to Mrigashira Nakshatra.
It is said in the scriptures that this month is related to Mrigashira Nakshatra. According to astrology there are 27 constellations. One of them is Mrigashira Nakshatra. The full moon of this month is associated with Mrigashira Nakshatra. For this reason, this month is considered as Margashirsha month.
According to the belief, in this month, bathing in the river eliminates all sins and fulfills wishes. For bathing in Margashirsha, bath with basil root and basil leaves should be bathed. At the time of bathing, one should chant Om Namo Narayanay or Gayatri Mantra.
Time of devotion to Lord Shiva …
On the other hand, according to astrologer Pandit Sunil Sharma, on 12 December i.e. today, Pradosh Vrat will be kept. Pradosh Vrat is kept to get the blessings of Lord Shiva. Immediately next day i.e. December 13 is the monthly Shivaratri. This day is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The fast of monthly Shivaratri is observed on this day. While Margashirsha Amavasya will be a coincidence of Somavati Amavasya on 14 December.
Will get relief from Shani
According to Pandit Sharma, two Pradosh dates come in a month. The coincidence of Saturday or Monday in the Pradosh date of Shuklapaksha and Krishna Paksha increases the fruits of this Pradosha fast many times.
This time, Saturn will also get relief from Lord Shiva’s worship in Saturn’s pain due to Saturn being in his own house on Capricorn. Age is the provider of health and the destroyer of crises. Devotion to Shiva protects us from sudden accidents. Although Lord Shiva is pleased with small efforts, but some special days are special for his devotion.
People who are engaged in Saturn’s half century. Shani’s short wind is running. People whose Saturn is in a bad state in their horoscope. Being a destroyer is destructive, they must observe Shani Pradosh fast.
Offer prayers and worship at Brahmamuhurta
On the day of Pradosh, take bath in Brahmamuhurta by pouring water of holy rivers. Clean the place of worship and face east and worship Lord Shiva and his entire family. Take Shiva’s Panchamrit bath. Offer flowers to the figure after worshiping it with flowers, bell letters, datura, akshat, etc.
After this, fulfill all wishes or for any specific purpose for which Pradosh is fasting, speak the resolution of the fast. Spend the whole day in abstinence while practicing moderation. In the evening, worship Lord Shiva by law in the Pradosh period. Do the consecration. This day is Saturday, so chant the mantras of Shani Sthavaraja, Shani Chalisa or Shani. Listen to or read the story of Pradosh Vrat. The Pradosh period is about 1 hour before sunset. Pradosh worship should be done in that time itself.
Actually Pradosha fast falling on 12 December is the last Pradosha fast for the year 2020. Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshiped in Pradosh Vrat. It is believed that keeping this fast methodically brings sweetness to married life, relieving discord and tension. Pradosh Vrat also provides long life.
In the worship of Pradosh fast, morning and evening worship is considered special. Fasting should be taken after taking bath in the morning. Lord Shiva should be anointed. At the same time, it is also believed that on this day, Lord Shiva dances in Kailash Parvat in the Pradosh period.
According to the Puranas, Lord Shiva dances on Mount Kailash at the time of Pradosh, so the evening worship is said to have special significance. Promote Pradosh Vrat on Trayodashi date only.
Chant this mantra
‘Namah Shivaya’, ‘Om Namah Shivaya’
Lord Shiva is pleased by chanting this mantra, offer water at the time of worship.
Apart from this, Shani Dev is also worshiped at this time due to Shani Pradosh. Those who are having the Mahadasha of Shani, the half-century of Shani and the bed of Shani should worship Lord Shani on this day. Donating Shani on this day also provides good results. On this day, burn a lamp of mustard oil under a peepal tree, along with worshiping Shani Dev in the nearby Shani temple.