Navgraha Shanti Puja Vidhi & Muhurt
Navagraha Puja should be done on a special day or on a muhurta. The muhurta of this puja is derived according to the horoscope of the individual who is going to perform this Navgraha Shanti Puja. While performing the Navagraha puja, the chanting of the mantra for all the nine planets which are Ketu, Venus, Sun, Moon, Mars, Rahu, Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury is necessary. Actually chanting of these mantras is necessary to appease the Navagrahas. This process is also called Graha Shanti. While describing the significance of worshipping Navgrahas or nine planets, God Vishnu says to Rudra that people who worship the Navgraha (nine planets) with appropriate rituals attains all the four Purusharth (objectives of life) which are Dharma (religion), Artha (materialistic abundance), Kaam (fulfilment of desires) and Moksha (salvation).

Navgraha Shanti Mantra
Surya Mantra: Om Hrang Hring Hraung Sah Suryay Namah ||
सूर्य मंत्र: ॐ ह्रां ह्रीं ह्रौं स: सूर्याय नम:।

Chandra Mantra: Om Shram Shreem Shrom Sah Somay Namah ||
चंद्र मंत्र: ओम श्रां श्रीं श्रौं सः सोमाय नमः ।

Mangal Mantra: Om Kram Krim Krom Sah Bhaumay Namah ||
मंगल मंत्र: ओम क्रां क्रीं क्रौं स: भौमाय नम: ।

Budh Mantra: Om Braam Breem Braum Sah Budhaye Namah ||
बुधा मंत्र: ओम ब्रां ब्रीं ब्रौं सः बुधाय नमः ।

Guru Mantra: Om Gram Greem Graum Sah Guruve Namah ||
गुरु मंत्र: ॐ ग्रां ग्रीं ग्रौं सः गुरुवे नमः।

Shukra Mantra: Om Draam Dreem Droum Sah Shukraye Namah ||
शुक्र मंत्र: ओम द्रां द्रीं द्रौम सः शुक्राय नमः ।

Shani Mantra: Om Pram Preem Prom Sah Shanye Namah ||
शनि मंत्र: ओम प्रां प्रीं प्रोम सह शनै नमः ।

Rahu Mantra: Om Bhram Bhreem Bhrom Sah Rahave Namah ||
राहु मंत्र – ॐ भ्रां भ्रीं भ्रौं सः राहवे नमः।

Ketu Mantra: Om Stram Streem Strom Sah Ketave Namah ||
केतु मंत्र – ॐ स्रां स्रीं स्रौं सः केतवे नमः।
Om Navgarihaya Namah ||

Navgraha Shanti Gayatri Mantra
सूर्य गायत्री मंत्र (Surya Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् भास्कराय विद्मिहे महातेजाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: सूर्य: प्रचोदयात ||

चंद्र गायत्री मंत्र (Chandra Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् क्षीरपुत्राय विद्मिहे मृतात्वाय धीमहि |
तन्नम्चंद्र: प्रचोदयात ||

भौमा गायत्री मंत्र (Mangala Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् अंगारकाय विद्मिहे वाणेशाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: भौम प्रचोदयात ||

बुध गायत्री मंत्र (Budha Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् सौम्यरुपाय विद्मिहे वाणेशाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: बुध: प्रचोदयात ||

बृहस्पति गायत्री मंत्र (Brihaspati Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् गुरुदेवाय विद्मिहे वाणेशाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: गुरु: प्रचोदयात ||

शुक्र गायत्री मंत्र (Shukra Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् भृगुसुताय विद्मिहे दिव्यदेहाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: शुक्र: प्रचोदयात ||

शनि गायत्री मंत्र (Shani Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् शिरोरुपाय विद्मिहे मृत्युरुपाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: सौरि: प्रचोदयात ||

राहु गायत्री मंत्र (Rahu Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् शिरोरुपाय विद्मिहे अमृतेशाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: राहु: प्रचोदयात ||

केतु गायत्री मंत्र (Ketu Gayatri Mantra)

ओम् गदाहस्ताय विद्मिहे अमृतेशाय धीमहि |
तन्नो: केतु: प्रचोदयात ||

Significance of Navgraha Shanti Puja
According to the Vedic astrology, all the nine planets in your horoscope (Kundali) affects the course of life i.e. marriage, career, health, finances etc. The movement of these planets in the horoscope forms yogas or doshas (negative influences). Due to these Navagraha doshas, people face various obstacles & hindrances in their life. In order to minimize and negate the malefic doshas or malefic influence of these planets, we wear Navgraha Shanti Puja. This Navagraha locket reduces or eliminates the negative or malefic effects of planets. If devotee wear this Navgraha Shanti Puja or worship Navgraha Shanti Puja in the right manner he/ she will be blessed with success and relief from ill health, disharmony & obstacles.
Benefits of Navagraha Shanti Worship (as per Puranas)
-This puja pacifies the malefic planets & strengthens benevolent planets
– It removes the obstacles from professional & personal life
– The Navgraha Puja is recommended for those who are facing obstacles, delays, struggles or losses/ disharmony in their career, business & family life
– By performing this puja you will be blessed with good health, prosperity, harmony & success in all spheres of life
– It also removes all the Vastu Doshas provide longevity of life
– Prevents thefts accidents and sudden death
– Bestow virtuous children who take the name of the lineage to further higher up
– Navgraha Puja removes all the planetary doshas and makes life easy and meaningful

Spiritual Benefits of Navgraha Shanti Puja
– Offers success, good health and spiritual progress
– Navgraha Shanti Puja removes planetary Doshas & all the negative effects associated with it
– Bestows good luck and fortune on the worshipper
– Brings positivity in the life of the worshipper
– It destroys sins & past karma by Antahkarna Shuddhi.
– It is the most powerful Puja for dhyaan/ meditation and spiritual attainments.
– Give liberation and devotional service.

Health Benefits of Navgraha Shanti Puja
– Protects from ailments & improves health.
– Boosts immunity & bestows longevity.
– Protects from death, accidents and theft.
– To improve intelligence and to clear bad thoughts from the mind.
– For better Memory Power.
-To get inner strength and confidence along with desirable results.
– For all-round success.