Along with Lord Vishnu, there is also a law to worship Lord Surya because the Sun is a part of Lord Vishnu. Surya worship is done to get good health, radiance, and accomplishment.
Lord Rama: Being a Suryavanshi, Lord Rama used to worship Suryadev every day and offer water to him.
Hanumanji: There was a time when Hanumanji worshiped Suryadev as his guru and learned from him.
Bali: Sugriva’s brother Bali used to worship Surya every day. With the power obtained from this, he was a great sacrifice. He even kept the conqueror of the three worlds like Ravana by his side.
Karna: In the Mahabharata, Kunti’s son Danveer archer Karna was also a worshiper of the sun god.
Arun: Apart from being a worshiper of Surya, Arun Dev, the brother of Lord Garuda, was also his charioteer.
Sugriva: Sugriva was the commander in the army of Lord Shri Ram. He was also a worshiper of the sun.
Aditya Hriday Stotra: Agastya Muni had described the glory of Aditya Hriday Stotra text to Lord Shri Ram to be victorious in the war.
Surya in the Vedas: All the Vedas emphasize on the worship of the Sun. According to the Vedas, the Sun is the soul of this world. It is worshiped by all the gods and goddesses. Therefore, whoever worships it gets a long life and happiness.
It is noteworthy that the sons of Suryadev were Vaivasvata Manu, Shani, Yamraj, Ashwin Kumar, Savarna Manu, Sugriva, Karna etc.
Among his daughters, the names of Yamuna, Tapti, Vishti (Bhadra) and Revanth are prominent.
Om Hreem Suryay Sahasrakiran Rai Desire desired fruit dehi dehi swaha. Om Aihi Surya Sahasranshon Tejo Rashe Jagatpatte, Anukampayama Bhaktya, Grihanarghai Divakar:. Om Hrim Ghrini: Surya Aditya: Clean. Oh disgusting Surya: Aditya:.