Shani Amavasya

  • 28 Sep 2019
  • By Astromaitri




shani amavasya


Shani Amavasya is the no moon day that falls on a Saturday. This day is so promising for the love of Shani Dev. Individuals utilize this day to play out a great deal of starkness’s, love of the progenitors and uncommon pujas to Shani Dev. All these grim demonstrations will mollify Shani Dev and award bounteous shelters to the aficionados. Subsequently, Shani Amavasya is esteemed so significant by somber Hindus. The customs and pujas performed on this day are accepted to yield a few times more advantages representing the fame of this day.



Particularly, this is a profoundly reasonable day to make contributions to the Pitrus (left spirits) with the goal that their spirits rest in harmony and are pacified to favor the entertainers. Revering Shani Dev on the morning of Shani Amavasya is said to satisfy him amazing and win his plentiful favors. It likewise expels every one of the feelings of dread of individuals making them strong and certain to confront the good and bad times of their lives. Since Shani is the decision divinity of the zodiac signs Capricorn and Aquarius, this day is particularly useful to those conceived in this zodiac sign. Watching the Shani Amavasya Vrat will win them the incredible gifts of Shani Dev.

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Shani Amavasya uncommon pujas are done in the main Shani Dev sanctuaries the nation over Individuals visit Shani Dev sanctuaries in incredible numbers to get the favors of Shani Dev. Shani Amavasya Puja can likewise be performed in homes in a procedural manner either with the assistance of an educated Brahmin researcher or alone with the relatives as well.


The lovers wishing to play out the Shani Amavasya Puja must ascent up promptly in the first part of the day on this day and clean up. A symbol of Lord Shani Dev must be introduced on an enlivened raised area and the feet of Shani Dev must be washed with unadulterated water to initiate the puja. The water dribbling down the feet of the Lord must be expended as Tirta Prasad (sacred water) which would wash down the aficionados' heart and set it up for the puja.


The symbol of Shani Dev is then washed with sacred waters. Dark garments are offered to Shani Dev. Prasad utilized dark sesame seeds as one of the principle fixings. Earthen lights are obtained and sesame oil is filled it. In a little dark fabric, the sesame seeds are packaged and dunked in the earthen light. When the material pack gets drenched, its shut finish is lit. This sort of sesame lights are arranged before the special raised area.


Petitions and mantras of Shani Dev are recited as the most significant piece of the puja. The puja must be joined by gifts of rice and dark sesame seeds. A few fans want to watch a day long quick till the nightfall and afterward break their quick by devouring rice mized with sesame seeds or dark urad dhall. Shani Amavasya puja is particularly helpful to individuals who are experiencing the Saadesati time frame or the Mahadasha for seven and half years. During this disturbed period, watching the Shani Amavasya Vrat will bring extraordinary solace and significant serenity.

Technique to implore Lord Shani


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  • Offer dark teel seeds, dark muslin fabric, castor oil, dark channa, and iron nails.
  • Offer Blue blossoms and Bhoga.
  • Chant the Shani Deva shloka for multiple times

ॐ प्राँ प्रीं प्रौं सः शनैश्चराय नमः ॥


  • All the things revered ought to be dispersed among poor people.
  • Feed a dark canine


It is said that this day numerous individuals doing negative practices additionally get incredible. Along these lines, we should take care not to get influenced by the negative vibes. Certain individuals or stages where one ought to abstain from going out on this specific day are:-


  • An individual having graham in his horoscope.
  • A woman who is pregnant.
  • An individual who's gan is Rakshash.
  • An individual having feeble planetary forces.


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