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Significance of Jupiter or Brihaspati in Horoscope, Remedies and Guru Mantras

Anamika S Jain is a social media consultant and blogger. She is passionate about topics like astrology, numerology, feng shui and gemstones.

Significance of Jupiter in Horoscope Chart

According to Hindu mythology, Jupiter is considered to be the teacher of gods or Devas. In Vedic Astrology, the planet Jupiter is known as Guru, Brihaspati and Devagura. Jupiter is a good indicator of fortune, wealth, fame, luck, devotion, wisdom, compassion, spirituality, religion and morality among other things. Jupiter rules stomach and liver. Jupiter or Brihaspathi rules over the sidereal signs of Sagittarius and Pisces. Jupiter is debilitated in the sign of Capricorn and the sign of exaltation of Jupiter is Cancer. His mahadasha lasts 16 years. Jupiter or Brihaspati is most comfortable in the first house. Jupiter is a benefice planet and considered to be the most auspicious, helpful and generous among all Planets.A prominent Brihaspati in one's horoscope can indicate a subtle and keen intellect and a disciplined mind and senses. Afflictions to Guru or Brihaspathi can mean bad luck, loss in litigation, skin problems, arthritis, heart troubles, impurity of the blood, liver malfunction, diabetes etc. His day is Thursday. The metals of Jupiter are Gold and Copper and Gemstone is Yellow Sapphire.

As a God, Brihaspathi is a handsome youth with a big-bellied body and a broad chest. Brihaspati is a Brahman by birth and son of Sage Angirasa (and grandson of Lord Brahma) and Surupa. He is the teacher of Gods and knows the Vedas and is an expert in all forms of knowledge. Brihaspathi is four armed and wears yellow cloths and is very fond of sweets. He sits on a lotus and his chariot is pulled by eight yellow horses.

Given below are Remedies for weak Jupiter in Horoscope and Brihaspati Mantras.

Significance of Jupiter or Brihaspati in Horoscope, Remedies and Guru Mantras

Significance of Jupiter or Brihaspati in Horoscope, Remedies and Guru Mantras

Remedies for pleasing Brihaspati

Given below are Remedies for pleasing Brihaspati.

  • Fasting on Thursdays and keep vow of silence. Avoid Salt and Banana in food.
  • Worshiping Lord Vishnu and chant Vishnu Sahasranama.
  • Wear Yellow Sapphire or Yellow Topaz.
  • Wearing 5 mukhi and eleven faced Rudraksha Beads.
  • Donate yellow cloths, gold, turmeric, yellow sweets, yellow gems, books, honey etc on Thursday morning to Brahmans and teachers.
  • Feeding crows and other bird’s banana and yellow colored sweets.
  • Chant the Mantras of Brihaspati starting from Thursday. Wear yellow cloths.
  • Serving Teachers

Guru (Brihaspathi) Mantras - Bija, Gayatri and Navagraha

‘Om Brim Brihaspatye Namah’

‘Om Graam Greem Graum Sah Gurve Namah’

‘Om Graam Greem Graum Sah Brihasptaye Namah’

‘Om vrim Brihaspataye Namah’

‘Aum Hreem Kleem Hoom Brihaspataye Namah’

Gayatri Mantras of Guru / Brihaspathi

‘Aum Guru Devaya Vidmahe

Parabrahmane Dheemahi

Tanno Guruh Prachodayat’

‘Om Suraachaarya Vidmahe

Surasreshtaya dheemahi

Tanno Guruh prachodayat’

‘Vrusha Dhwajaaya Vidhmahe

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Gruni Hasthaaya Dheemahi

Thanno Guruh Prachodayat’

Brihaspati (Guru) Navagraha Mantra

‘Devaanaam Cha Risheenaam Cha Gurum Kaanchana Sannibham

Buddhibhootam Trilokesham Tam Namaami Brihaspateem’

Meaning : I bow down to Brihaspathi who is the teacher of Gods ans sages, who is resplendent and lustrous like burnished gold and who is endowed with a lot of wisdom and who is the lord of the three worlds.

The mantras of Guru can be chanted using 108 Rudraksha Beads Rosary. For best effects start recitation on a Thursday during the bright half of the Moon. The Mantras should be chanted 1,25,000 times and Puja should be performed with yellow flowers. The presence of 'Ganesh yantra' at the place of recitation helps in achieving faster results.

Mantra of Jupiter Video


Shaloo Walia from India on January 02, 2016:

Interesting and informative hub!

tapanendu on June 07, 2012:

kindly advise mantra can chanted 16000 in single day and continue for 40 days or total 16000 times in 40 days

Kamal Kiran on April 10, 2012:

Simply Superb.. thanks for your efforts

Nakhanna on November 22, 2011:

Due you think...chanting of Shiv Sahasranama


Thulasi Das, New Delhi on September 20, 2011:

It made me more devotional towards the Lord Guru.It is more informative and guiding towards Lord's feet

kumar sourabh on August 18, 2011:

a very good one

mahesh on November 12, 2010:

this is article is great,,,,,wonderful,,,great details,,,,i guess guru is really strong

B.R.HANDA on October 16, 2010:

ANAMIKA..compliments to your so healthy information regarding every planet u have written. an addition to please jupiter for unmarried girls or there is hurdle in getting marry. onevery thursday donate 5 laddu to each five temples,repeat every thursday, five week. serve bannana 2 laddu, 200 gmgrms dal to cow regularly. puja of bannana tree with milk,.and jurgery powder. lit desi ghee lamp,every thursday.mantara jap OM HARIM SHRIM KAATYANI SWAHA, a continuous matar jaap for 40 days ,miraculous result.

Krishna on July 31, 2010:

Very useful

Rahul Anand on June 07, 2010:

I have been learning astrology since 1997. I like your presentation about the "Jupiter".Keep it up, Anamika Ji.

sakthikmohanastro from GOPI on February 19, 2010:


S.S.YOGI from Chengannur on January 26, 2010:

Dear Spiritual Friend,

I really enjoyed your hub about the Lord Jupitor.Actually I also know the subject, Astroloy little bit.Your efforts are commendable.



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