Rahu abhisheka will be performed at the Tirunageshwara Rahu Parihara Sthalam near Kumbhakonam, which is the abode for relief from malefic effects of Rahu and to earn the grace and blessings of the shadowy planet Rahu.
Ketu abhisheka is performed at the Tirunaganatha swamy temple near mailadhiturai. Both Rahu and Ketu Graha abhisheka is a bathing ritual where the planers are bathed with milk. Blue colored Vastra is offered to Rahu and multi colored vastra is offered to Ketu. Abhisheka will be performed on all days of the week during Rahu kaal and yamaganda kaal. You can book the abhisheka for 4 consecutive days. For best results, it is advised to get it done for 4 consecutive Sundays or 4 continuous days. Mondays are ideal for Ketu abhisheka.
Who can get it done ?
Anybody who seeks the benevolent Grace of planet Rahu in their life can get it done.
Normally if you / your near and dear ones are suffering from some of the problems mentioned below or if you are seeking solution in the following areas you may get this done -
▪If your chart indicates that your Rahu or Ketu are conjoined or aspected by benefic planets or other natural cruel or enemy planets
▪Kala Sarpa dosha
▪Whichever lagna you belong to, it is advisable to get the abhisheka done.
▪To excel in your professional life, boost your career, boost your business, to get favorable results, recognition, travel abroad, transfers
▪For idealism, enlightenment, religion, secret affairs, metaphysics
▪For pursuing careers related researchers, engineers, physicians, medicine/drugs, speculators, aviation, electricity, waste, computers, internet and mass media
▪For unexpected problems or sudden increase in problems
▪For increase in health problems
▪For imagination creating mental disturbances
▪For shatru badha
▪To control harsh speech
▪Correct illogical thinking
▪To curb black magic influences
▪Ward off laziness and procrastination
▪To speed up the work process
▪At the time of Rahu transit
▪To be blessed with good fortune
▪To increase your logic, reasoning and analyzing capabilities
▪Ward off enmity
▪Avoid unnatural death, accidents
▪To minimize suffering caused due to cancer
▪For cataract problems
▪To tackle health problems related to small intestinal pain, old age, poisoning, to some extent non- rhythmic breathing, boils, niraasha bhaav - depressed feeling, lack of motivation
▪If you dream of snakes or serpents or if you see them often in your vicinity
▪Reduce malefic effects of the Rahu - maha dasha or antar dasha
▪If you want to increase the bhakti element in you
▪Before you wear a hessonite or cats eye ring pendant be it for an astrological remedy or otherwise
What will you receive as prasadam ?
Kumkum and Vibhuti is received as prasadam from the temple within 1 week of scheduled date of the abhishekam.
PS : You don't necessarily have to be facing a problem or you need not be suffering from a dosha to get this pooja done. If you seek the grace of planet Rahu and ketu, to avoid problems you should get it done. This Pooja belongs to the basic level category. Normally the effect of this pooja remains for a period of 6 months. If you are looking for a long-term remedy that can sustain you for a period of 3 years then get a Rahu Japa done. Click here to book Rahu Japa. Click here for Ketu Japa.
About Rahu or Dragon's head and Ketu - Dragon tail :
Rahu gives Yogkaraka or favorable result if placed in Cancer Karkataka Rashi. Being a Chhaya Grah it gives results based on the planetary influences. It is generally observed that with a benefic or in benefic influence it gives very good result. It is generally considered as a good planet for worldly comforts.
Rahu is friendly to Guru, Shukra and Shani. It considers Surya and Chandra as its enemy and towards Budha it is Neutral. Ketu is more towards spiritual side and is the Karkataka for final emancipation whereas Rahu is more towards worldly pleasures. Again it has to be said that being a Chhaya Graha gives results according to associations. Ketu is friendly to Mangal, Shukra and Shani. It considers Surya and Chandra as his enemies and towards Budha and Guru it is Neutral.