Reasons Behind Performing Homas:
Hinduism believed that Gods come into fire and receive the prayers of spiritual aspirants. Even when one meditates without an external fire, Gods being meditated on come into the internal fire of the aspirant and receive the mantras via that fire. Hence it is benefical to perform worship using an External Fire.
Maha Mrityunjaya Homam
Maha Mrityunjaya homam is another name of Lord Shiva Maha Mrityunjaya homam is said to be thousands of years old spiritual process which is done by invoking Lord Shiva in the form of Mahakaala. Maha Mrityunjaya homam is dedicated to Lord Shiva to avoid untimely death. The Maha Mrityunjaya homam is performed to achieve victory over Mrityu (Death).
Maha Mritunjaya homam is invariably associated with Maha Mritunjaya mantras. This is said to protect the man against accidents, any kind of misfortune, fears of death etc.
Maha Mrityunjaya puja is held for the diseased person or for the person who is facing untimely death like a victim of accidents etc. Therefore, it is also done for those persons who anticipate his or her untimely death by any means, especially for those who are struggling on their death bed to survive.
Benefits of Maha Mrityunjaya Homam :
It is performed to cure Chromic illness
It is mainly performed on Birthdays for healthy and long life.
It is also performed for extending life time.
Anyone who wants to get protection from evil forces and enemies can choose this homam for experiencing peace of mind.
This homam provides methods for controlling malefic effects of planets in a horoscope to a wider extent.
This homam helps a person to liberate a person from life cycle to attain Salvation.
It gives ways for increasing the quality of life by minimizing health complications.
People can be able to eradicate negative forces with this homam to prevent premature deaths.