Budh Yantra should be installed and worshipped to pacify and appease planet Mercury. The planet Mercury is the Lord of zodiac signs Gemini & Virgo. It is considered as Prince in the solar system. Mercury is the nearest planet to Sun and it is a Natural Benefactor of Business & Speech. It is EXALTED in sign Virgo and DEBILITATED in sign Pisces. The planet Mercury represents Education, Intelligence, Business, Friends, Speech, Mathematics, Salesmanship, Brokerage, Journalism, Banking, Skin, Astrology, Lawyer, Publishers & Writers. Whenever planet Mercury is placed in its own sign or in its EXALTATION sign, in the 1st, 4th, 7th or 10th house of the horoscope, it forms a very good Yoga known as Bhadra Panch Mahapurush Yoga which makes a person very intelligent and long lived. A person with a weak or malefic Mercury suffers from diseases of Nerves, Brain, Nervous Breakdown, Skin Diseases, Speech defects like Stammering, Insomnia and Sexual Weakness like Impotency. In all such cases, the person should establish a Budh Yantra to pacify the malefic effects of planet Mercury.The great phase of mercury lasts for 17 years. For the pacification of this planet fasts should be observed on every Amavasya (moonless night). The worship of mercury is done when it is situated in the northeast direction.
When Mercury is malefic, the use of mercury yantra/bhudh yantra is very benefic and favourable. Mercury yantra protects from fire and electric loss etc. It is specially favourable for a pregnant woman against abortion and for the safe delivery of child. It is kept on rising moon Wednesday. Those having the problem of stammering and speech, shall perform daily puja to Bhudh yantra.
Beej Mantra :- " Om Braang Breeng Braung Sah Budhay Namah "
Presiding Deity : Planet Mercury
Day to Establish : Wednesday
Direction for placing this Yantra : North
Energization of Budh Yantra : Please note that as such, the Yantra sent to our clients are already energized by our Guruji according to rituals required as per ancient vedic texts and therefore it may be directly placed in the Puja Room.
However, if the client wishes then additionally He / She may do the following :
On Wednesday morning, after having bath, wash the Yantra with clean water and wipe it clean with a soft piece of cloth then install it with full faith at your worshipping place. Light a lamp and kindle some incense sticks.