Adithya / Surya (Sun god) is the light of our planet.Life cannot exist with out his grace on earth.Trees cannot bear fruit (by photosynthesis) if sunlight is not available.
In short all life forms on earth depend on him to survive , yet we take him for granted.
It is believed that chanting ” Aditya hrudaya ” mantra will protect you from enemies and always keep you healthy.
Adithya Hryudaya Manthra :
Santhapa Nasha Kaaraya Namaha
Andhakarantha Kaaraya Namo Namaha
Chinthamane Chidha Aananthaayathe Namaha
Neehara Naasha Kaaraya Namo Namaha
Moha Vinasha Kaaraya Namo Namaha
Shanthaya Raudraya Saumyaya Khoraya
Kanthimatham Kanthi Roopayathe Namaha
Sthavara Jangama Charchayayathe Namaha
Devaya Vishwyka Sakshinethe Namaha
Sathya Pradhanaya Tatwayathe Namaha
Sathya Swaroopaya Nithyam Namo Namaha.
Note : Recite this mantra only between the time period – From sunrise (morning) up to 12pm(Mid-day).Please don’t chant this after 12pm as the sun starts his decent towards sun set.