Natives who have Pitra Dosha in their Kundli are bound to suffer from all sorts of adversities, hurdles and problems in life due to the malefic effect of certain planets. Moreover, the beneficial planets in your Kundali do not give you any favorable results due to the dominant malefic planets in Pitra Dosha.
Below mentioned are the planetary positions or planetary combinations that form Pitra Dosha in one’s birth chart or Janam Kundli -
- Sun, Moon and Rahu in 7th House - If two or all of these planets are positioned in the seventh house, then the native might suffer from malefic effects of planet Venus
- Venus, Saturn and Rahu in 5th House - If two or all of these planets are placed in the fifth house, then the native might suffer from malefic effects of the Sun.
- Ketu in 4th House - The native will bear the malefic effects of the Moon.
- Moon in 3rd or 6th House - The native will bear the malefic effects of the planet Mercury.
- Mercury or Ketu in 1st or 8th House - If one or both of these planets are positioned in the first or eighth house in one’s horoscope, then the native will face negative effects of planet Mars.
- Venus, Mercury and Rahu in 2nd, 5th, 9th or 12th House - If two or all of these planets are placed in the second, fifth, ninth or twelfth house in one’s chart, then the planet Jupiter will have malefic effects.
- Sun, Moon and Mars in 10th or 11th House - If two or all of these planets are placed in the tenth or eleventh house in one’s birth chart, then the planet Saturn will give inauspicious results.
- Sun and Venus in 12th House - If one or both of these planets are positioned in the twelfth house in one’s horoscope, then the native will face effects of the malefic planet Rahu.
- Moon and Mars in 6th House - If one or both of these planets are positioned in the sixth house in one’s horoscope, then the native will face effects of the malefic planet Ketu.
- Trapandi Shradh
Those natives who did not perform the Shradh on the death anniversaries of their forefathers can perform Trapandhi Shradh during the fifteen days of Ashvin month during Krishna Paksha. It is the Shradh time dedicated to serving our forefathers and ancestors. Trapandi Shradh is a way to please our ancestors and reduce the effect of Pitra Dosha.
- Water a Banyan Tree
Pouring water to a Banyan tree is a way of making offerings to the ancestors or forefathers.
- Offer Water to Ancestors - Native should offer water to Pitras during the 15-day Shradh period.
- Shradh on Death Anniversary - Perform Shradh on their death anniversary, as well.
- Offer Food To Brahmins - On every Amavasya, native should offer food to Brahmins.
- Donate Food and Clothes - Donate food and clothes to the poor and needy. You can also offer food in temples or other religious places.
- Chant Pitra Dosha Nivaran Mantra - Chanting Pitra Dosha Nivarana Mantra can also alleviate the effects of Pitra Dosha.
- Pitra Dosha Nivaran Puja - Perform Pitra Dosha Nivaran Puja under the guidance of a Pandit. This puja should be done in accordance with the planetary position of the malefic planets.
- Offer food to animals - One should offer food to cows, crows, dogs or other street animals on Amavasya or during Shradh.
- Remedies For Rahu
- Feed crows and cows. In Hindu mythology, crows represent our forefathers.
- As per Pitra Dosha Remedies of Lal Kitab, the native should collect coconuts from each of their family members and flow it into running water on the very same day.
- Remedies for Ketu
- Collect money from all of your family members to feed 100 dogs.
- Remedies for Sun and Moon
Pitra Dosha due to malefic Sun or Moon occurs due to wrong deeds done to parents.
- The native should feed cow/ox to reduce the malefic effect of Sun as well as Moon.
- According to Pitra Dosha Remedies of Lal Kitab, the native should perform a Yajna after collecting money from all the siblings to alleviate the bad effects of the Sun.
- To nullify the inauspicious effects of the Moon, as per Lal Kitab, one should take equal amounts of silver, in the form of coin or biscuit, and offer them in flowing water.
- Remedies for Jupiter
Pitra Dosha due to malefic Jupiter occurs due to wrong deeds done to Guru (teacher) or one’s husband.
- Donate some part of your money towards charity.
- Donate money to a temple or a religious institute.
- Look after a Peepal tree.
- If there is a temple around your ancestral property, then maintain it by taking care of its wear and tear.
- Remedies for Saturn
Pitra Dosha due to malefic Saturn occurs due to wrong deeds done to servants or poor people.
- Donate food to 100 poor and needy people.
- Feed 100 fishes in the same pond.
- Remedies for Venus
Pitra Dosha due to malefic Venus occurs due to wrong deeds done to one’s wife or other women.
- Make donations to poor women
- Feed 100 cows on the same day
- Remedies for Mars
Pitra Dosha due to malefic Mars occurs due to wrong deeds done to one’s servant.
- Take equal amount of money from all family members and donate it to a hospital or any doctor who works for the needy.
- Remedies for Mercury
Pitra Dosha due to malefic Mercury occurs due to wrong deeds done to one’s younger sister or any girl.
- Burn a yellow colored Cowrie and flow its ashes in running water on that very day.