Mahamritunjay Yantra – Its Significance and Benefits
According to Hindu mythology, Lord Brahma has created the world and is known as Karta for our birth. Lord Vishnu keeps us alive and he is the karta for our needs and Lord Shiva takes us out of Mrityu Loka and blesses us with Moksha.
You can satisfy the Lord Shiva by reciting Mahamrityunjaya matra while keeping the Mahamrityunjay Yantra and worshipping it blesses us with long life. Mahamrityunjay Yantra is very helpful for the person who is about to die prematurely or is sick and no treatment is working on it. Only the use of Shri Mahamrityunjay Yantra can do wonders on their health and long life. This yantra should be kept in pooja altar facing towards the east or in sitting rooms.
Significance and Benefits
Mahamrityunjay Yantra is the symbol of victory over death. This yantra is devoted to Lord Shiva, the God of Destruction and the protector of one with mental problems like stress, anxiety, depression etc. This Yantra protects the person when planetary position of Mars and Saturn is opposite and causes untimely death and accidents.
Lord Shiva is the conqueror of death. It is believed that pleasing Lord Shiva is very easy and once he is pleased with someone, he grants boons to them. One should have faith on him and worship him to avoid the harms caused by evils of soul, mind and body. He is known to protect his devotees from accidents and untimely deaths. He banishes all of the fears from hearts of his followers and adds courage in them. He is worshipped and respected widely by the pilgrims. So, you should pray this Yantra for healthy living and long life.
There is a specific rule and procedure to follow to worship this yantra, just like other yantras. You need to recite this Mahamrityunjay matra or mala during the worship. Following is the mantra to be recited –
त्रयम्बकं यजामहे सुगन्धिं पुष्टिवर्धनम् । उर्वारुकमिव बन्धनान् म्रुत्योर्मुक्षिय मामृतात् ॥
Om Trayambakam Yajamahe, Sugandhim Pushti Vardhanam, Urvarukmiv Bandhanat, Mrityurmokshaya Mamratat.
Rules for Wearing Mahamrityunjay Yantra
While reciting this mantra to invoke yantra, one has to keep the picture of Lord Shiva in the pooja altar along with it. One has to offer flowers and recite mantra for total 11, 21, or 108 times. One also needs milk, sandalwood paste and amrit for performing this puja to make it successful and please the god.
Lord Shiva Yantra is very powerful as it is believed that it helps cure or control the disease of the person if it is dipped in water after or during the puja and drink the same water. You can also sprinkle the water around the house to protect the property from negative energies. This water is known as Charnamrit, which is blessed by dipping thid yantra.
After worship, one can wear this yantra as necklace, bracelet, or even fix on the main gate of your home. Depiction of this yantra is similar to that of Mahakali yantra which has triangles that are enclosed by eight petals and circles which is covered by four doors and there is a star in the heart of the yantra.
Who should use this Yantra?
This yantra is made to protect the person and it is very helpful thing you should have. This yantra works mostly for the individuals who are prone to ill health and any kind of paranormal activity is troubling. Yantra can be used by individuals who don’t have enough courage to face the fears.
This yantra is known to help individuals in extreme conditions and also lends the courage in them to get rid of risks of untimely death. Some accidents might be deadly and they can easily be avoided with this yantra. To sum up, this yantra is known to be gifted by Lord Shiva for mankind to keep them away from evil and harm.