Parad Shivlinga represents Lord Mahamritunjay Shiva – the Winner of Death. It makes a person free from fear of death, fatal diseases and serious dangers. It also makes its worshiper ( Any Family Member ) towards divinity and spirituality , healthy and courageous. It brings harmony between the couple. Its kills troubles, stresses, tensions, ego, etc of its worshipers Parad Shivlinga is spiritually capable to bring back a person in normal life from a life threatening situation. It protects the person from accidents and diseases. It also safeguards from ill-effects of Kaal Sarp Dosh, Mangalik Dosh, Planetary flaws. It eliminates misfortunes and brings good luck and success in life. It fulfills the wishes and dreams of a person. It also removes the fear and bad dreams. It brings peace of mind eliminating restlessness, depression, mental instability and anxiety. It brings back courage and self-confidence. It brings back lost faith and mental & physical strength that derives success for you. Parad Shivlinga removes all sins. It enables us to be free from sorrows and struggles.
Vedas has considered Parad as the most pure and auspicious metal which has very high religious importance. It is said in Bramha Purana, from the Ancient Vedic Texts that he who worships parad idols devotedly, whether one is male or female, Brahmin, Kshatriya, Vaishya or Shudra gets full worldly pleasures, and at last attains supreme destination (salvation). Ancient sages have written that for cure of disease worship of Shivlinga is essential in addition to medicine.
Parad Shivlinga Puja:-
If one wishes to place Parad Shivlinga then one should ensure about the auspiciousness of the timings of doing so. one with utmost possible positive energies, one should perform the process of place it. However, it can be performed on any auspicious Monday and Saturday.
Take a bath, and purify yourself from body, mind, and soul. Wear White/Red colored clothes. Sit down on a Red colored Asana, with your face directed to East. Immerse the Parad Shivlinga in the Ganges water (Gangajal) and sprinkle it on a person or in the premises. Malefic planetery effect and black magic evils will dissappear. Light three incense sticks and One lamp (Deshi Ghee). Offer fresh flowers to the Parad Shivlinga. You can use any Red/ Blue/ White colored flower or lotus, AAK or BILVAPATRA, Dhatura for the same and chanting the mantra of ‘Om Namah Shivay’ a hundred and eight times. It will give fruitful results reguarding your Vastudosha, Grahapeeda, Courtmatters, Karyasiddhi, Bussiness & Trade, sevice, Jobspromotions, Success in Studies, Health, Wealth, Money, Name, Fame, Property, Peace and Harmony. Offer devoted worships to him and put forth your desires and difficulties of life.
• “ Tatpurushay Vidmahe Mahaadevaaya Dheemahi, Tanno Rudrah Prachodayaat ”
• “ Om Triyambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim Pushti Vardhanam
Urvarukamiva Bandhanan Mrityor Mukshiya Maamritat ”
• “ Om Namah Shivay ”
• “ Om Houm Jum Sah (Own Name ) Palaye Palaye Sah Jum Houm Om ”
Parad Shivlinga removes all sins. It enables us to be free from sorrows and struggles. It protects from diseases and calamities. Dedicated worship of Parad Shivlinga takes its worshipers towards divinity and spirituality. It brings harmony between the couple. It helps students to gain knowledge, wisdom and intelligence and sharpens memories. It protects from black magic and ill effects of planets.
Be careful while handling the Parad Idols or Shivlinga. If it comes in contact with gold or gold plated ornaments it has the power to change the color of gold into white or silver in color.