Mangal Kavacham is in Sanskrit. It is from Markandeya Purana.Kashyapa is the rushi, Anushtup is chanda, Mangal is Devata, and it is recited for Mangal devata.1 I bow to Mangal, who has worn red cloth, who has a red colour body, who has four hands, who has Gada( weapon) in his hand, who’s vehicle is ram, who is son of the earth, who has Shakti and shula(weapons) in his hand. Pleased by my devotion, Mangal will bring good to me.2 Let My head be protected by Angaraka. Let my forehead be protected by Dharasuta (Son of the earth). Let my ears be protected by Raktambara (i.e. who has worn red cloth). Let my eyes be protected by Raktalochana (i.e. whose eyes are red).3 Let my nose be protected by Shaktidhara (i.e. who has Shakti weapon in his hand). Let my mouth be protected by Raktalochana (i.e. whose eyes are red). Let my arms be protected by Raktamali. Let my hands be protected by Shaktidhara.4 Let my breast be protected by Varanga. Let my heart be protected by Lohita. Let my loins be protected by Graharaja. Let my middle part of the body be protected by Dharasuta (son of the earth).5 Let my knees be protected by Kuja. Let Private parts of the body be protected by Kuja. Let my feet be protected by Bhaktapriya. (i.e. who give blessings to the devotees).Let all other parts of my body be protected by Meshvahana (who has ram (male sheep) as his vehicle).7 This Mangal kavacham is very pious and is destroyer of all enemies. It destroys ghosts and demons. It gives all the powers to the devotees. It cures all the diseases. It gives money and prosperity. It gives all sorts of happiness. It makes us free from bondage of life. It makes us free from diseases and any sort of restriction. This is true and true only. By reciting Mangal kavacham every day with faith in mind, will give all benefits as described above by the grace of Mangal.Thus this Mangal Kavacham as appeared in Markandeya Purana ends here.Mangal (Mars) when not favorable in our horoscope then we may receive troubles by Mangal. When Mangal is in aspect of/or with Saturn, Rahu, Ketu or Harshal or retro or in 2nd,4th, 6th, 7th, 8th or 12th house in the horoscope then Mangal is unable to produce good results and unsatisfied married life, No Santati Soukhya, No happiness, No good earnings, No success in the life such type of bad results are seen. Hence this Kavacham is to be recited daily three times to be free from such troubles.
Venus in Taurus & in first House: Men-Women are found handsome and beautiful. There face is very charming and pleasing. Because of the beauty they attract others attention towards them. Venus can create good results. If it is powerful in Shatvargas then becomes a main planet in such horoscope.
Thought for Today
The artist brings something into the world that didn’t exit before and he does it without destroying something.----John Updike.
Technique is what you fall back on when you run out of inspiration.---Rudolf Nureyev.