The 9 planets (Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu and Ketu) play a primary function in our lifestyles. Describing the importance of worshipping Navgrahas (9 planets), Lord Vishnu informed Rudra -one that worships the Navgraha Puja in Bay Area with suitable rituals attains all of the 4 purusharth (objectives of man’s existence):- dharma (faith), artha (materialistic abundance), kaam (achievement of goals) and moksha (salvation).
According to the Puranas, Navagrah Puja:
- Pacifies evil planets and neutralizes terrible consequences.
- Strengthens benevolent planets by increasing their tremendous affects.
- Blesses with right fitness, prosperity and peace of thoughts.
- Eliminates barriers in work.