Pankaja vasini, papa vimochani,
Krittika – The Razor (26.40 Aries-10.00 Taurus) is represented by a group of 7 stars, the Pleiades. This constellation was seen by Vedic astrologers to represent a necklace and hence its galactic importance was significant. Ruled by the god of fire, Agni, Krittika /karthika is the storehouse of the passive agent that nurtures power. The Sun is the ruling planet, which also signifies fire at the highest level, purification.
Muruga Who was raised by the seven wives (the stars of Pleiades) of the seven sages, is also associated with Krittika.
Swaha is a daughter of Daksha, and by many accounts, the wife of Agni, the God of fire. Agni was initially reluctant to marry her, but in the end, he was persuaded to do so. She obtained the boon that oblations will be poured into fire by taking her name. , that’s why the slokas recited during Homa have swaha at the end. Through her only, you can reach Agni…The woman Power