Kaal Sarp Dosh Nivarana Pooja is performed in Srikalahasteeswara temple at Sri Kalahasti, near Tirupati, Pooja will be performed daily from 6.00 AM to 6.00 PM. Srikalahasteeswara temple at Sri Kalahasti is famous for Rahu Ketu Kaal Sarp Dosh Nivarana Pooja.
Best Days for Kaal Sarp Dosh:
Amavasya Days are best days to performing this puja, at the time of the solar and lunar eclipse, Naga Panchami, Sunday and Tuesday are also preferable days.
For good results, Kaal Sarp Dosh Nivarana Pooja should be performed twice a year. Once in the Dakshinayanam period, which runs from July 15th to January 15th, and again during the Uttarayanam period, from January 15th to July 15th.
After performing Kaal Sarp Dosh perform Rudrabhishekam to make the pooja complete.
Kaal Sarp Dosha Pooja Procedure:
Pooja will not take more than 40 minutes, followed by Darshan, which will take another 20 to 25 minutes. After this pooja, we should offer food to the poor on the streets.
Pooja material/samagri will be provided by the temple administration after taking the ticket, so no need to bring pooja materials from house. The cost of the ticket also includes Pooja material.
Dos for Sarp Dosh Nivarana pooja:
Do not take head bath before the pooja
Women must perform this pooja 8 days before or after their menstrual cycle
Consult an astrologer during the prior planning of this pooja at the best time for this pooja.
Dont’s for Kaal Sarp Dosha Nivarana Pooja:
Do not visit your friends, relatives houses after this pooja
Do not visit any temple after performing this pooja
Do not sashtanga namaskara (prostrate) in any Naga Devatha temple.
Do not perform this pooja on oiled hair.
Pregnant women should not perform or participate in this dosha nivarana poojas.
Kaal Sarp Dosh Pooja Ticket Price:
Kaal Sarp Dosh Pooja Ticket Cost Rs.500, Rs.750, Rs.1500, Rs.2500
Rs.300: ticket pooja will be performed in a hall outside the temple, within temple premises
Rs.750: ticket pooja will be performed in an A/C hall.
Rs.1500: ticket pooja will be performed inside the temple.
Rs.2500: ticket pooja will be performed inside the temple.
Kaal Sarp Dosh Nivaran Mantra in Hindi:
ॐ हूं हूं स्वाहा , ॐ भू भुवः स्वाहा ,
ॐ त्र्यम्बकं यजामहे शुगंधिम पुष्टि वर्धनम ,
उर्वारुकमिव बन्धनं मृत्युर मुक्षीय माँ -मृतात ,
ॐ स्वाहा , भुवः भू ॐ स्वाहा , हूं हूं ॐ स्वाहा ||
Kaal Sarp Dosh Nivaran Mantra in English:
Om Hoom Hoom Swaha, Om Bhu Bhuvah Swaha ,
Om Tryambakam Yajamahe Shugandhim Pushti Vardhanam,
Urvaarukamiva Bandhanan Mrityur Muksheeya Ma-mritat Om Swaha,
Bhuvah Bhu Om Swaha, Hoom Hoom Om Swaha ||