Propitiation of Ketu (Thursday)
CHARITY: Donate a brown cow with white spots, colored blankets, or a dog to a poor young man on Thursday.
FASTING: On the first Thursday of the waxing moon, especially during major or minor Ketu periods.
MANTRA: To be chanted on Thursday at midnight, especially during major or minor Ketu periods:
Ketu seed mantra: Aum sram srim sraum sah ketave namah.