Mrityunjaya Homam is performed to achieve victory over death. This Homa will safeguard you from all dangers and bless you with a long life. Lord Shiva is the chief deity of this powerful Homa. This Homa can be performed on any auspicious day.
Benefits of Mrityunjaya Homam
Performing Mrityunjaya Homa will protect you from all dangers and evil spirit, help you overcome the negative effects of your enemies, and bless you with a long life and good health. It is especially recommended for people who are suffering from incurable diseases.
The ideal time to perform this Homa is in the early morning and during the Homa many types of Mrityunjaya mantras like Sanjeevi Mrityunjaya mantra, Maha Mrityunjaya mantra, Kala Mrityunjaya mantra, Mrityunjaya shadakshara mantra, rudra chamaka sooktas and ayushya sookthas are chanted.
Performing this Homa will give you relief from seven types of mrutyu doshas and during the Homa, seven types of danas or offerings are given to the Brahmins like Thaila, Loha, Karpasam, Kushmandam, Lavanam, Thila, Kambalam.