Sun Remedy (Afflicted Sun Pooja)

Sun represents father or father-figure and is considered the king of planets in Vedic astrology. It works favorably for some people but can act as a negative planet for many. It indicates government Job, status, power, authority, name, and fame in astrology.

The Sun is the Yoga karaka (positive) for some ascendants whereas it can work as a malefic planet for others, but its results will depend upon the condition of the Sun in various divisional charts.

  • Harsh results can come in the Sun’s main period or sub-periods if it is badly placed in the concerned divisional chart for that area.
  • The combination of Sun and Rahu can form Grahan Dosha (eclipsed Sun). ( Link)
  • One's health and area is represented by Sun in the birth chart can suffer if the Sun is badly placed or afflicted by malefic planets in the chart.

A strong Sun can take you to the pinnacle of success as it stands for leadership, self-respect, dignity, honor, and respect in the society. However, in some situations where the Sun is weak or afflicted, it might be harmful to you and require a remedy.

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When does the Sun need a Remedy?

  • If the sun is weak in your chart, or is placed in a bad house, or in conjunction with malefic planets like Rahu, it might bring negative results.
  • Placements such as 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 11th or 12th house are considered bad/negative placements of the Sun.
  • This is specially activated during the time of Sun main-period or sub-periods.

An afflicted Sun can cause issues like:

  • Family issues- Issues regarding the health and well-being of your father, or an estranged relationship with your father, or separation from father either physically or emotionally, and issues with inheritance is generally seen with a weak or afflicted Sun. The first child causing problems for you can also be seen with this affliction.
  • Egoistic nature- A weak Sun may result to imbibing a false ego or an unhealthy egoistic nature. This might be problematic to your relationships with those around you and you might have issues sustaining long-time relationships. It is also an indicator of lack of self-respect, confidence, anger issues and self-esteem. Such a behavior can lead to co-dependency in relationships which can lead to unhealthy patterns.
  • Grahan dosh- the conjunction of Rahu or Ketu and Sun can create a Grahan dosh or eclipsing of the Sun in your horoscope. This may lead to sickness, mental illnesses, misfortunes, progeny issues, confidence issues, misunderstandings.
  • Powerlessness- Responsibilities without any power or recognition is indicated by a weak Sun, loss in real estate, or not being able to sell property at the deserving price. It gives a huge desire for power but an inability to attain it. it also gives a boastful character of someone who loves to praise themselves but often the reality is far from truth.
  • Harassment by Government officials- Harassment by police, income tax officials is generally what a person with a weak sun might experience.
  • Loss of property- a heavy loss of property to government, court litigations, share market, investments or politics is seen through a weak placement of the Sun.
  • Health issues- a weak Sun, or a bad placement of Sun might lead to mental illnesses in extreme cases. Physically, it leads to a weak digestion, anemia and low energy. It also gives a weak eyesight, arthritis or bone issues.

To mitigate these harmful effects, one needs to know the strength of Sun’s affliction through houses of placement and its degrees in one’s chart, and accordingly remedies can be prescribed.

How to know if you need a remedy for afflicted Sun?

  • Your birth chart needs to be reviewed by an expert Vedic Astrologer to determine if Sun’s affliction in your horoscope needs a remedy and to what degree.
  • There are certain charts where the Sun’s affliction will not cause any ill-effects, whereas, in some, it may cause long-term issues if the chart doesn’t hold much strength. In such cases, it is important that the remedy be carried out by a trustworthy and knowledgeable source.


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What are the remedies to address an afflicted Sun?

Depending upon the degree of affliction, remedies are suggested.

For mild to moderate afflictions

  • Offering water to the Sun every morning from a copper vessel is a powerful practice to strengthen the Sun.
  • Gazing at the Sun and its red glow with naked eyes during sunrise is also a powerful remedy for the weak Sun.
  • You should take your father’s blessings and pay respect, as it is one of the most powerful remedies for the Sun.

For serious Sun Afflictions

In severe cases, a Sun Pooja or Sun Mantra Chanting is suggested, which is one of the effective remedies that helps resolve Sun’s affliction to an extent. It can be performed by a priest, in your presence, or it can be performed on your behalf on a particular day in case you cannot be physically present during the occasion.

How do we channelize Sun pooja for you in India?

  • The first step is to fill in the form and order Sun Pooja for yourself, upon horoscope analysis.
  • You or someone close to you (in case, you’re not available or residing in India) can get the Sun Pooja done on your behalf. We channelize this pooja through Indastro by connecting you to a trusted priest who performs the pooja for you.


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Pooja as Remedy for Afflictions

Indastro does not conduct pooja, it acts as a medium to connect you with trustworthy sources to help you with this remedy. The fee for this remedy is USD 150 (for the Pooja) + USD 50 (for arranging the Pooja via Indastro).

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