Jul 24, 2007

Gayatri Mantra

ॐ श्री गुरावे नमः !
ॐ नमः शिवाय!

Gayatri Mantra
ॐ भूर्भुव: स्वः ।
तत् सवितुर्वरेण्यं ।
भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि ।
धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात् ॥

OM bhuurbhuvaH svaH


bhargo devasya dhiimahi

dhiyo yo naH prachodayaat.h

Word by word explanation

Om ----------------The Sacred Sound representing the eternal world of Trimurti.

bhur----------------Earth or Physical plane

bhuvas ------------Atmosphere or Mental plane

svar----------------light that occupies the space or Spiritual plane

tat-----------------That God

savitur-------------Of Savitr, Another name for Surya or Sun

Varenyam----------desirable to be worshipped

bhargo--------------his full glory of God
Devasya------------ God's

dhimahi-------------May we accomplish through sadhana

dhiyo----------------our prayers
Yo-------------------May this light
Nah----------------- Our or my

Prachodayat---------Who may enlighten our intellect

This mantra is considered to be the greatest of all Mantras. Those who repeat this mantra with devotion develop a brilliant intellect. This Mantra grants health of body and mind, and also success, peace, prosperity and spiritual enlightment".

ॐ श्री गुरावे नमः !
ॐ नमः शिवाय!

Sianala, Montreal, July 2007

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