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ॐ गुरवे नमः | om gurave namaḥ

 

Sapphire Illustration

Process of energizing Yellow Sapphire ring

Direction : North – East
Weekday : Thursday
Color : Yellow (Turmeric)
Metal : Gold
Gemstone : Yellow Sapphire, Yellow Topaz
Fruit : Banana, Mango [Yellow]
Flower : White Flowers
Food : Rice mixed with Bengal Gram
Incense: Champa

Prāṇāyāma

Instruction: This is to be done 10 (ten) times.
Breathe in and recite mentally
ॐ भू: । ॐ भुवः॒ । ॐ स्वः । ॐ महः । ॐ जनः । ॐ तपः । ॐ सत्यम ।
om bhūḥ| om bhuvaḥ| om svaḥ| om mahaḥ| om janaḥ| om tapaḥ| om satyam|

Hold Breath pressing nostrils with ring finger and thumb and recite mentally
तत् सवितुर्वरेण्यं भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि।
धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात्॥
tat saviturvareṇyaṁ bhargo devasya dhīmahi|
dhiyo yo naḥ pracodayāt||

Breathe out and recite mentally
ॐ अपो ज्योतिः रसोऽमृतं ब्रह्म। भूर्भुवस्स्वरोम्॥
om apo jyotiḥ raso’mṛtaṁ brahma| bhūrbhuvassvarom||

Pañca Upacāra Pūjā

Instruction: Either do this pūjā mentally or physically with Śiva liñga or both.
Step 1: Rub the ring finger with the thumb from the base to the tip, both hands. As you rub, recite this mantra and imagine all the heavenly waters of the celestial Ganges being offered to Lord Śiva. [Offer water on Śiva Liñga] वं अपात्मना जलम् कल्पयामि
vaṁ apātmanā jalam kalpayāmi

Step 2: Rub the little finger with thumb base to tip, reciting the following mantra. Imagine that you are offering all that is sweet-smelling (particularly sandalwood paste) to Lord Śiva. [Offer a leaf touched with sandal paste to Śiva Liñga] लं प्रिथिव्यात्मना गन्धम् कल्पयामि।
laṁ prithivyātmanā gandham kalpayāmi|

Step 3: Rub the thumb from the base up with the index finger,
reciting the following mantra. Imagine that you are offering the best most beautiful and sweet smelling flowers to Lord Śiva. [Offer a flower to Śiva Liñga] हं आकाशात्मना पुष्पम् कल्पयमि
haṁ ākāśātmanā puṣpam kalpayami

Step 4: Rub the index finger with thumb base to tip, reciting the following mantra. Imagine that you are offering the best incenses in form of sweet-
smelling smoke to Lord Śiva. [Offer incense to Śiva Liñga] यं वाय्वात्मना धोपम् कल्पयामि
yaṁ vāyvātmanā dhoopam kalpayāmi

Step 5: Rub the middle finger with thumb base to tip, reciting the following mantra. Imagine that you are offering the lamp to Lord Śiva and the darkness of ignorance being removed by this Divine Light. [Offer ghee lamp to Śiva Liñga] रं वह्न्यात्मना दीपम् कल्पयमि।
raṁ vahnyātmanā dīpam kalpayami|

Step 6: Rub the ring finger with the thumb from the base to the tip, both hands. As you rub, recite this mantra and imagine all the best fruits are being offered to Lord Śiva. [Offer fruit near Śiva Liñga] वं अमृतात्मना नैवेद्यम् कल्पयामि।
vaṁ amṛtātmanā naivedyam kalpayāmi

Dhyāna Mantra

Instruction: This is to be recited 1 (one) times

देवानां च ऋषीणां च गुरुं काञ्चनसंनिभम्‌।
बुद्धिभूतं त्रिलोकेशं तं नमामि बृहस्पतिम्‌॥ ५॥
devānāṁ ca ṛṣīṇāṁ ca guruṁ kāñcanasaṁnibham |
buddhibhūtaṁ trilokeśaṁ taṁ namāmi bṛhaspatim || 5||

Meaning: I pray to Bṛhaspati (Jupiter God), the teacher of gods and ṛṣi, intellect incarnate, lord of the three worlds.

Bṛhaspati Gāyatrī Mantra

Instruction: This is to be recited 108 times
ॐ तत्सत् | वृषभं चर्षणीनां विश्वरूपमदाभ्यम्। बृहस्पतिंवरेण्यम्॥
om tatsat | vṛṣabhaṁ carṣaṇīnāṁ viśvarūpamadābhyam| bṛhaspatiṁvareṇyam||

ringRing Energizing Mūla Mantra

Instruction: Remove the ring from the turmeric and place it on left hand on a leaf with sandalwood and turmeric paste. Cover it with the right hand. Place the palm on your lap. Close eyes and recite the mantra 1008 times (30 minutes).
बृं बृहस्पतये नमः। bṛṁ bṛhaspataye namaḥ
Wear the ring on the right hand ring finger

Forgiveness Prayer

Instruction: This is to be recited 1 (one) times while bowing to Lord Śiva. [Bow to the Śiva Liñga.]

कर चरण क्रितं वाक्कायजं कर्मजं वा
श्रवण नयनजं वा मानसं वापराधम्।
विहितमविहितं वा सर्वमेतत्क्षमस्व
जय जय करुणाब्दे ष्री महादेव षम्भो॥
kara caraṇa kritaṁ vākkāyajaṁ karmajaṁ vā
śravaṇa nayanajaṁ vā mānasaṁ vāparādham |
vihitamavihitaṁ vā sarvametatkṣamasva
jaya jaya karuṇābde ṣrī mahādeva ṣambho ||

Whatever sins (faults) committed, by hand or foot, in word or deed, with ears or eyes, in mind or body, knowingly or unknowingly, may I be forgiven for all them, by the ever victorious Śrī Mahādeva (Śiva) who is Sambhu (self manifested) ~Verse 16, Shiva Aparadha Kshama Stotra by Adi Śaṅkara Bhagavatpāda

Finally wear the ring in your right hand ring finger and prostrate to your iṣṭa devatā and offer prayers to your gurus. Without the grace of the guru ths gemstone is of not much use except for some financial benefits. With the grace of the guru, this gemstone can turn one’s life from meaningless mundane existence to complete fulfillment.

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