Mahamrityunjaya Mantra - Great mantra of healing


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Mantra of healing - Mahamrityunjaya mantra

Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra is a mantra to Shiva. In Hindu mythology Shiva is not only the god of destruction but also a healer. He rules three gunas - states of nature. He is prayed to when healing is required on any level: emotional, physical, mental.

Chanting this mantra is a number one remedial measure for difficult, chronic, incurable diseases, when somebody is transitioning, or when you are grieving. Jyotish astrologer will recommend this mantra for strong malefic afflictions in the chart by Saturn, Mars, Ketu, or Rahu. It is especially potent for Saturn. If you are going through a difficult period in your life, challenging Saturn period, or you are in Sadi Sati, this is a perfect option for spiritual practice. You may choose to do it during eclipses or eclipse corridor as diseases and various attachments rise to surface during this time.

Maha - means 'great'

Mrityu - means 'death'

Jaya - means 'victory'

Also knows as "death conquering mantra", it's one of the most important and famous mantras in Vedic tradition. Also known as Rudra mantra or Tryambakam Mantra, it is found in Rigveda. The words of the mantra are:

Om Tryambakam Yajamahe

Sugandhim Pushtivardhanam

Urvarukamiva Bandhanan

Mriyor Mukshiya Maamritat