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Unique Measures to Overcome Ill-effects of Chandra Graha Dosha

By March 19, 2021October 18th, 2023No Comments
Chandra Graha Dosha

In the list of nine planets, Chandra (Moon) is a powerful and mighty planet like the Sun. Apart from giving light and cooling the night, the Moon affects natives with positive and negative consequences. A strong Moon in the birth chart brings prosperity and sustainability. Contrary to it, a debilitated Moon makes natives face mood swings, strain, and depression issues. Such natives need to consult professional astrologers and arrange a personalized Chandra Graha Shanti Puja or Chandra Dosh Nivaran puja to strengthen the Moon in their birth charts. Read this content and find out how you can make the most out of your birth chart please, Chandra bring happiness and confidence.

Introduction to the Chandra Dev

As per Vedic astrology, Chandra is regarded as the Queen in the planetary cabinet. The Hindu astrology states that the Moon endows natives with sentiment, personality, feeling, conduct, versatility, and the power of the mind.

Name – Chandra / Soma
Gender – Female
Owns – Cancer (Karka Rasi)
Abode – Bathroom / Water Storage
Chakra – Svadishthana
Color – Milk White
Debilitated – Scorpio 0-3 degrees
Dhatu – Blood
Direction – North
Drishti – 100 % aspect on 7th house from Natal Position
Element – Water
Exalted – Tauras 0-3 degrees
Food – Milk / Curd
Gemstone – Mukta – Pearl
Guna – Sattwik
Metal – Silver
Mulatrikona – Tauras (4- 30 degrees)
Rashmis – 9
Status – Queen
Tanmatra – Taste
Time – Muhurta (2 ghatikas or 48 mintues)
Type – Dhatu (represents minerals and metals)

Negative Consequences of Chandra Dosha

Hindu lunar deity Chandra is also known by other names like Soma, Indu, Taradhipa, Nishakara, Atrisuta, and Sachihna. Moon is the ruler and controller of the mind. It loses control of the mind when it comes under the effect of malefic planets: Rahu and Ketu. The Moon sitting in the wrong houses or with other malefic planets directly affect natives’ decision-making skills of natives. Chandra dosha means the weak side of the Moon during the Mahadasha period. When the Moon loses the control of mind, it leads to mental disorders.

• Unstable mind and poor logical thinking
• Lack of proper decision-making skills
• Dominance of mind with negative thoughts
• Poor health status and outcomes
• Mental disorders, mood swings, and depression
• Imbalanced life and financial crunches
• Family problems and unstable career
Chandra Graha Shanti Puja supposed to bring immense benefits and give success to natives in all the spheres of life.

Ways to overcome Chandra Graha Dosha and strengthen the Moon

A happy Moon makes things happen in the favor of natives and bless them with a super mind and thinking ability. There is a long list of benefits that natives can get from the Moon, despite it is sitting with malefic planets in your birth chart. Chanting the Moon mantra is a popular way to enhance the positive effects of the Moon in any birth chart. Moreover, performing a Chandra Shanti puja can bring instant benefits to natives. These include:

• Restoration of name, fame, and reputation
• Better health outcomes
• Improved decision-making skills
• Better family and personal relationships
• No mood swings and depression
• Peace of mind from negative thoughts
• Stable mind with logical thinking

Natives can also observe a fast on Mondays or wear white clothes. Wearing a pearl in your fingers is also an effective way to alleviate the negative effects of the Moon. For having positive life results, natives can also worship Goddess Durga, Lord Shiva, and Lord Krishna.

Mantras for Chandra Graha Shanti Mantras

ॐ श्रां श्रीं श्रौं सः चंद्रमसे नमः! (Om Shriman Shriman Shramanam Chandramse Namah)

ॐ सों सोमाय नमः! (Om Sonamay Namah)

“Dadhi Shankha Tusharabham, Kshirodaarnava sambhavam
Namami Shashinam Soman, ShambhorMukuta Bhooshanam”

You consult a professional astrologer to know if Chandra is debilitated in your birth chart or afflicted by other planetary aspects. If you are suffering from the negative effects of the Moon due to Mahadasha or any other malefic planets, simply contact online astrologers of India to arrange Chandra Graha Dosha Shanti Puja. You can also download astrology apps to get Astro consultancy using your mobile devices.

Also Read: Chandra Yantra: Benefits And Placement As Per Vastu


Chandra Grahan is known to be an inauspicious time. During this time, our mothers used to tell us to use tulsi leaves to reduce the negative effects of the grahan. Chandra Grhan can affect an individual in many ways. Some of them include the individual being affected emotionally and also in terms of their relationship with their family. However, by following the simple and easy remedies mentioned in this blog, you can reduce and almost null the effects of Chandra Grahan on your life. If you liked this blog and want to read more such interesting and informative blogs, then do visit. InstaAstro’s websitee. There, you’ll be able to read many more such amazing blogs to help you feed your curiosity. 

Frequently Asked Questions FAQs

1. Can we use tulsi leaves to avoid Chandra Grahan's negative effects?

Yes, Tulsi leaves are one way to avoid the negative effects of Chandra Grahan on one’s life.

2. Is Chandra Grahan dangerous?

Chandra Grahan is known to be an inauspicious time. It is believed to bring negativity and ill effects to the life of an individual.

3. How to remove the ill effects of Chandra Grahan?

In order to remove the ill effects of Chandra Grahan, one can chant the Chandra Shanti mantra and also wear white clothes.

4. When is Chandra Grahan in 2024?

In 2024, Chandra Grahan will be observed on Monday, 25 March 2024 and 18th September 2024.

5. How many Chandra Grahan are there in 2024?

In the year 2024, there will be 2 Chandra Grahan observed.

6. What is Chandra Grahan called in English?

In english, Chandra Grahan is referred to as the Lunar Eclipse.

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Neeraj Kumar

About Neeraj Kumar

An astrology enthusiast, avid writer, and content curator who loves to see how stars predict fortune beyond this metaphysical world.

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