Like girls and women, men also pierce their ears and wear earring, ear drops etc. There is a big secret behind this, but many people are unaware of this secret, today I will tell you why the earrings are worn in the ears and at what age Should it be pierced?
Ear piercing is a sacrament of Indian culture. This is the ninth sacrament of Indian culture. Ear piercing should be done by everyone because the rays of the sun by penetrating through the ear holes make them sharper in the intelligence of the child. Ear piercing also enhances beauty, increases the inner brilliance of human beings. The testicles get protection and help to increase sperm. Paralysis disease is also prevented.
It is also believed that if the ear is not pierced, then the man is not considered to be a Shraddh. Therefore, ear piercing can be performed on the 12th or 16th day of child birth. If the ear cannot be pierced at this time, it can also be done in 6,7 or 8 months of birth. Whenever ear piercing is required, Jupiter should be in the lagna of Taurus, Libra, Sagittarius or Pisces.
The ear piercing of Brahmins and Vaishya caste should be done with silver needle. People of Kshatriya caste should have ear piercing with a needle of gold, while people of Shudra caste should have an iron needle.
Worship should be done in the temple before ear piercing. Greet the Sun God. The first ear of the child is pierced in the right ear followed by the left ear. The first left ear of the girl is then pierced in the right ear. Along with piercing the ear of the girl, piercing of the left nostril can also be done. Jewelry should be worn to the child after ear piercing. Before ear piercing, the ears of a child or girl should be invoked by the following mantra:
भद्रं कर्णेभि: क्षृणयाम देवा भद्रं पश्येमाक्षभिर्यजत्रा:। स्थिरैरंगैस्तुष्टुवां सस्तनूभिर्व्यशेमहि देवहितं यदायु:।।
The gold earring should be worn after piercing. Wearing a nostril in the nose does not cause nasal diseases. Wearing gold earrings in the ears of the girls keeps menstruation in women and also provides relief in hysteria.