Surya Gayatri Mantra is recited by Lord Surya Dev. The chanting of this mantra is done to please the Sun God and to get his blessings. This mantra should be recited in the morning. The meaning of this Gayatri Mantra should be understood for its maximum effect.
Om Aditya vidamhe Diva karaya Dheemahe Thanno Surya Prachodayath ||
Om, Let me meditate on the Sun God,
Oh, maker of the day, give me higher intellect,
And let Sun God illuminate my mind.