Guruwar Vrat : Thursday Fast Ensures the Blessings of Lord Vishnu

It is considered important for the planet Jupiter to be in a favourable position in the birth chart of any native. If this is not the case then the native may have to face troubles in life. In such a situation, Thursday Fast or the Guruwar Vrat is considered very effective to strengthen the planet Jupiter and also to acquire the blessings of Lord Vishnu. As we all know, Brihaspati Dev/Jupiter is also called the Guru of the Gods, and according to Vedic astrology, Brihaspati Dev can easily solve each and every problem in life.

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Thursday Fast : Significance of the Planet Jupiter

Jupiter is believed to be the significator of one’s marital status, knowledge, destiny etc. Therefore, if Thursday fast and some special measures are carried out on Thursday for good fortunes, then one can be liberated from the difficulties in life. Let us now know about the Vidhi of Thursday fast (Guruwar Vrat Vidhi) and special measures to be done on this day.

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Guruwar Vrat : Significance of the Thursday Fast

The science of astrology states that Jupiter is the significator of the state of one’s married life, wisdom, fate, and more. Therefore, performing these Thursday remedies on the occasion of Guruwar Vrat can help us eradicate the problems in our lives.

The presence of Guru Dosha in a native’s birth chart can affect his/her personal life. Due to this, delays in marriage are probable, and so are the problems in the lives of married natives. On this note, today we will be discussing the possible remedies to eliminate Guru Dosha from your kundli and attain a positive outlook in life in such difficult times.

Thursday Fast : Rituals to Follow

Take a bath early in the morning on Thursday, and wear yellow clothes on this day if possible. On this day, go to the Vishnu temple and worship and use yellow flowers, yellow sweets, turmeric etc. for worship. In this fast, worship the banana tree and offer pulses to the root of the banana tree. After this, light a lamp and worship the banana tree. If possible, recite the Vrat Katha by sitting near the banana tree. Do not use salt in this fast and if possible, eat only yellow dishes after the evening Aarti.

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Guruwar Vrat : Thursday Remedies & Solutions

If the position of Jupiter is favorable in a person’s horoscope, then it increases the knowledge of the person, the child gets happiness,marriage prospects get created from time to time and luck tends to favour you. On the other hand, if the position of Jupiter is weak in a person’s horoscope, it may cause delays in the marriage of the person, difficulty in procuring children and troubles in other areas of life. To avoid the harmful effects of Jupiter Dev, you can try these remedies on Thursday.

  • During the Guruwar Vrat/Thursday fast, the harmful effects of Guru/Jupiter can be avoided by donating informative books written by scholars.
  • To remove Guru Dosha, take a pinch of turmeric in your bath water and take a bath while observing a Thursday fast. Along with this, while bathing, chant the mantra “Om Namo Bhagwate Vasudevaya” and apply saffron Tilak on the forehead.
  • Keep the Thursday fast (Guruwar Vrat) and if possible, offer water in a banana plant and worship it. Doing this resolves the interruptions in the marriage.
  • On Thursday, offer prayers to Lord Vishnu (Bhagwan Vishnu) especially after getting up and taking bath before sunrise and recite Vishnu Sahasranama strota.
  • To strengthen the position of the Guru in the horoscope, take special care when lending to someone on Thursday. Due to the transaction of money, Jupiter tends to be weak and may also face financial constraints.
  • If you observe the Thursday fast, then definitely listen to the Vrat Katha of Satyanarayana on this day.
  • To get the special blessings of Brihaspati Dev, on this day especially install the idol of Brihaspati Dev on a yellow cloth with proper rituals, worship him with sandalwood and yellow flowers. Also, offer gram dal and jaggery in the Prasad.

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Thursday Fast : Things to Keep in Mind 

In addition to all these, one must remember that washing or cutting your hair and using soap, shampoo, surf, etc., on Thursday are forbidden in the Hindu culture. As per Jyotish Shastra, cutting your hair on this day weakens our economic prospects and creates obstacles in childbirth. Natives who are hoping to get married should not wash their hair on this day because it is considered inauspicious and believed that it creates delays in one’s marriage. Moreover, if married women wash their hair on this day, it can create hurdles in their married life. Especially for the men, getting their hair or beards cut on a Thursday is said to decrease their longevity.

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Thursday Mantras to Get Rid of Financial And Other Such Problems

So as to eliminate the negative effects of Lord Jupiter and to gain his blessings, one can chant the following mantras, nineteen thousand times, on Thursday. This not only resolves our financial problems but also helps in ending other upcoming issues in life quite easily. One should definitely recite these mantras on Thursday:

  • ॐ बृं बृहस्पतये नमः। / oṃ bṛṃ bṛhaspataye namaḥ
  • ॐ ग्रां ग्रीं ग्रौं स: गुरवे नम:। / oṃ grāṃ grīṃ grauṃ sa: gurave nama:
  • ॐ ऐं श्रीं बृहस्पतये नम:। / oṃ aiṃ śrīṃ bṛhaspataye nama:
  • ॐ गुं गुरवे नम:। / oṃ guṃ gurave nama:
  • ॐ क्लीं बृहस्पतये नम:। / oṃ klīṃ bṛhaspataye nama:

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