Special Planetary Mantras, Name and Shakti Mantras
June 13th, 2012
The following is one of several articles by David Frawley on Vedic and Tantric Mantras and their applications.
The following are the name (nama) mantras for the planets as preceded by their Shakti or power mantras. These can be used to connect with the planetary deities and to energize all the higher powers of the planets.
Sun – Om Hrim Sum Suryaya Namah
Moon – Om Shrim Som Somaya Namah
Mars – Om Krim Kum Kujaya Namah
Mercury – Om Aim Bum Budhaya Namah
Jupiter – Om Strim Brahm Brihaspataye Namah
Venus – Om Klim Shum Shukraya Namah
Saturn – Om Hlim Sham Shanaye Namah
Rahu – Om Dhum Ram Rahave Namah
Ketu – Om Hum Kem Ketave Namah
Pronunciation: Hrim – Hreem, Shrim – Shreem, Strim – Streem, Prim – Preem, Klim – Kleem.
If you aren’t knowledgeable of Sanskrit, seek one who is in order to clarify pronunciation.