Stotram in Sanskrit
Rahur daanavamantri cha
Ardha kaya, sada krodhi,
Rahu, Minister of Rakshasa, son of simhika and Viprachitthi, Half bodied one, one who is always angry, Tormentor who troubles Sun and Moon.
Roudro rudraa priyo daitya
Graha raja sudhapayee
Angry one, Devotee of Rudhra, Ogre, One who is near the Sun, one who terrifies the sun, King of planets, one who got nectar, One who desires the moon and the sun.
Kala drushti kala roopa,
One who has death inflicting sight, one who likes death, One who lives in the heart of Shiva, one who made moon dim, One who is the son of ogress Simhika, One who has terrifying form, One who is very strong.
Graha peeda karo damshtri
Panchavimsati namani smrutavaa
One who torments planets, one who has big teeth, One who has red eyes and one who has a big paunch, If a man recites these twenty five names and prays to Rahu, And as soon as he reads big tormenting troubles vanish immediately.
Ya padhen mahati peeda
Aarogyam putram atulam
Health, incomparable sons, wealth, cereals and animals Would be given to him by Rahu, to the one who reads this great prayer.
Dadaati rahu tasmai
Satatam padhate yastu
The man who reads this regularly would live for one hundred years.
Who are Rahu and Ketu
Rahu and Ketu arise from Hindu Mythology and are important in Vedic astrology.....