Why the last ‘Shanti’ of the mantra ‘Shanti Shanti Shanti’ ends at a higher note

I remember I was attending a Sanskrit mantra retreat in a beautiful ashram in Rishikesh, India, when someone asked this question: “Why the third ‘Shanti’ of the mantra ‘Shanti Shanti Shanti’ ends on a higher note than the others?” Well, I didn’t know the answer! Hear this audio and at the end of the mantra, …

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Garuda Gayatri in Sanskrit and English with Swara marks

We present the Sanskrit and English version of Garuda Gayatri with Swara marks for easy pronunciation. Garuda is the king of birds and is the revered vehicle of Lord Vishnu. Garuda is believed to carry the people to Vishnu-loka after their death. Below is the English version of this mantra with swara marks.

Vedic Sanskrit Mantra in English Transliteration form with Swara marks

This is an amazing mantra having the latent beauty of Mathematics in it. It says: “This is complete; that is complete; from complete comes complete. When we take complete from complete, only complete remains” Mathematically, it is infinity, which is of course another name of God! Pronunciation Guide and things to take care of:

Poem on importance of time in english

Sanskrit Mantra Audio

I have recently tried singing some Sanskrit mantras that I know by heart. Undoubtedly, when I sing them, it gives me peace and calmness. Though the number of these mantras are limited and I can’t sing every mantra in a tune, I feel very happy to even sing a single or two stanzas from a …

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