Shukra (Venus) Mantra Japam Puja is done to appease planet Venus. Grah Shanti Shukra Shanti Pooja is recommended to those, having malefic shukra or wrongly placed Venus as per the horoscope. Following things are associated with Shukra or Venus: Shukra Puja is performed when Venus is ill-placed in one's birth chart. Shukra bestows long life, wealth, happiness, children, and property and good education. Shukra (Venus) Mantra Japam Puja can be started from any Friday.