Mercury is commonly known as the intermediate between the God and his devotees, who conveys the messages from God. The mercury planet emphasis communication and speech in people’s life. The primary motive of this planet is to create a proper communication channel through the materials and resources. On the other end, it also has very important objective that is connecting the human soul and capabilities with the desires of the mind. Given below is a special mantra for the planet Mercury which boosts the power of the mercury. This mantra can help you to get attached spiritually attached to the deity.
"Om Aim Bum Budhaya Namah"
Here, the word ‘Aim’ represents the Vachana Shakti which is the power of communication, preaching and expression of the inner soul.There are two more mantras which are supposed to be very effective for the planet mercury. Choose either one of them and recite them regularly.
"Om braam breem braum sah budhaya namah"
"Om bum budhaaya namah"
The common practise for chanting these mantras is that, people chant these mantras by holding a string with 108 japa beads on them which resembles the rosaries. These Mercury mantras need to be recited 9000 times within the time of 21 days by performing various puja with many flowers and fruits. You can start the recitation on a bright half moon Wednesday.During the puja, you can keep the ‘Vishnu Yantra’ at the place of chanting. This will help you in building a strong connection with the planetary deity.
Gayatri Mantra for Mercury:
"Om Budhagrahaya vidmahe, Indu putraya dhimahi, tanno somya prachodayat"
The Gayatri mantra can be categorised into three parts. Each part has its own name and significance. The first part is the chants to the planet mercury. The second part is the Mantra and the final part is the final synopsis of the mantra’s powers or shakthi.This mantra is usually chanted three times in a day; at sunrise, at noon and also at sunset. During the sunrise it is named as Gayatri which is the early stage of the Goddess and also the companion of Lord Brahma. It is known as Savitri in the noon time, which is the better half of Lord Shiva. In sunset, it is referred to as Sarasvati, the aged form who is also the wife of Lord Vishnu.In order to seek the blessings of the Planet Mercury, you can also chant the following mantra.
"Priyangava-gulikashyam rupena pratimambudam
saumyam saumya-gunopetam tani pranamamy aham"
The English translation is as follows, “I bow and pay my respect to Lord Buddha, the Mercury God, whose lovable face with the heavenly perfume can’t be compared with the beauty of all the flowers. He is the most kind and charming person “You need to make sure that; all these mantras are chanted with lot of dedication and purity in heart. By just chanting these mantras as words, you will be not witness any effects of the mantras nor get benefitted by any of the powers of Mercury.