– Jaap of mantra:
“Om katyayani mahamaye mahayoginyadheeshwari
nandgopsutam devi patim me kurute namah”
– Duration: 21 Days
Lagan Utahul Pooja is an offering to Maa Katyani Devi for removing any obstacles in marriage. The Mantra is recited 41000 times in 21 days. On the first day, it is recited for 1000 times and then for the remaining 20 days, 2000 times daily. The Pooja is completed with Dushans (the mantra is repeated again 410 times), Havan, Brahman Bhoj (offering food to Brahman’s). The Pooja must be performed wearing red or yellow clothes while following celibacy or abstinence (Brahmacharya). One can eat only simple Satvic food during these 21 days. Primarily, if one’s ascendant is weak or in the case of the boy’s horoscope, the sun is weak or retrograde, and in the case of a girl’s horoscope, Jupiter is weak or retrograde, it creates hurdles in one’s marriage, then this Pooja is recommended.