Surya Homam is a sacred Hindu ritual that is performed to invoke the blessings and grace of Lord Surya, who is the Sun God. The Homam is believed to help people overcome various obstacles, improve their health, enhance their vitality and overall well-being. Here are some of the mantras and slokas that are chanted during the Surya Homam:
- Om Suryaya Namaha
- Om Bhaskaraya Vidmahe Mahadyutikaraya Dhimahi Tanno Adityah Prachodayat
- Om Hram Hreem Hroum Sah Suryaya Namaha
- Aditya Hrudayam Stotram
- Surya Gayatri Mantra
The Surya Homam is performed by offering various materials and items into the sacred fire, including ghee, honey, flowers, fruits, and other auspicious items. The Homam is typically performed by a qualified priest who has experience and knowledge of the Vedic scriptures and the rituals involved in performing the Homam. The priest can also guide and advise on the specific mantras and slokas that need to be chanted during the Homam to invoke the blessings of Lord Surya.