position of the stars at the time of a person’s birth are very important and crucial for the fate and progress of the concerned individual later in his/her life. The position of the planets in ones horoscope at the time of their birth determines the good and bad effects of one’s life and the time of their effect too. In every horoscope, whether based on solar or lunar calendar, some planets are well placed and some are badly placed. Hence, we go through successes and failures during our life. Happiness and sorrows in various aspects of life are also hence a part of our life. Certain planetary conflagrations give rise to strong negative effects popularly called as ‘Doshas’. The Vedic scriptures and the religious astrologic scriptures prescribe various Poojas to ward off the negative influence of the planets on the people and also to improve the positive effects on the people.
Those who aspire for sound health, prosperity, good eyesight, strength and courage, success, cure of chronic diseases like leprosy, heart ailment, nervous weakness, asthma etc. should worship the Sun
For concentration, mental peace, pleasing personality, control of emotions and to get rid of mental depression one should worship the Moon god.
If you are having bad results, then you need to think about propitiating the Mars god. It is one of those planets that give very visible positive or negative results.
Those who are weak at studies, lack concentration and suffer from blood pressure and sugar problem etc. should worship Budha or Mercury.
The planet Venus (Shukra) is the most benevolent of all the planets. To have a happy married life, one should worship this planet.
It is widely reputed as father of every living thing. The worship of Jupiter grants pure, aesthetic life and good health & wealth.
Saturn or Shani the sun of Surya and Chhaya is also known as 'eeshwara' (The Supreme). It can make a person a king or a beggar according to the native's karmas.
Rahu and Ketu are shadow planets and have the powers of Saturn and mars respectively. The proper worship of both the planets blesses all those who suffer from sudden illness, loss of money and delay in marriage.