Propitiation of Rahu (Saturday)
CHARITY: Donate a coconut, old coins or coal to a leper on Saturday.
FASTING: On the first Saturday of the waxing moon, especially during major or minor Rahu periods.
MANTRA: To be chanted on Saturday, two hours after sunset, especially during major or minor Rahu periods:
Rahu seed mantra: Aum bhram bhrim bhraum sah rahave namah.
RESULT: The planetary diety Rahu is propitiated granting victory over enemies, favour from the King or government, and reduction in diseases caused by Rahu.