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.