INVOCATION TO THE GREAT SAGE PATANJALI     (phonetic)


Yogena cittasya padena vacam

yo-gay-nuh chih-tah-syuh pah-day-nuh vah-chahm


malam sarirasya ca vaidyakena

mah-lahm shah-ree-rahs yuh chuh vy-dyuh-kay-nuh


yopakarottam pravaram muninam

yo-pah kar-oh-tahm prah-vah-rahm moo-nee-nahm


patanjalim pranjaliranato'smi

pah-tahn-jah-lim prahn-jah-lee rah-nah-to-smee


abahu purusakaram

ah-bah-hoo poo-roo-shah-kar-ahm


sankha cakrasi dharinam

shahn-kah chah-krah-see dar-ee-nahm


sahasra sirasam svetam

sah-hah-srah sheerah-sahm shvay-tahm


pranamami patanjalim

prah-nuh-mah-mee pah-tahn-jah-lim


Hari Om

Har-ri hey Om

To the noblest of sages, Patanjali,

Who gave Yoga for serenity of mind,

Grammar for purity of speech,

and Medicine for perfection of the body, I bow,

I prostrate before Patanjali,

PEACE MANTRA

Shanti Mantra - Ravi Shankar & George Harrison (Listen to this on U TUBE..... )


OM SAHANA VAVATU

May the lord protect us together

SAHANAU BHUNAKTU

May he nourish us together

SAHA VIRYAM KARAVAVAHAI

May we work together uniting our strength for the good of humanity

TEJASVINAVADI TAMASTU

May our learning be luminious and purposeful

MA VIDVISHAVAHAI

May we never hate one another


OM SHANTHI SHANTHI SHANTHI

Peace, Peace, Peace

GAYATRI MANTRA

Gayatri Mantra - A Universal Prayer - Meaning & Significance

Om Bhur Bhuvaḥ Swaḥ

Tat-savitur Vareñyaṃ

Bhargo Devasya Dhīmahi

Dhiyo Yonaḥ Prachodayāt

General meaning: We meditate on that most adored Supreme Lord, the creator, whose effulgence (divine light) illumines all realms (physical, mental and spiritual). May this divine light illumine our intellect.

Word meaning: Om: The primeval sound; Bhur: the physical body/physical realm; Bhuvah: the life force/the mental realm Suvah: the soul/spiritual realm; Tat: That (God); Savitur: the Sun, Creator (source of all life); Vareñyam: adore; Bhargo: effulgence (divine light); Devasya: supreme Lord; Dhīmahi: meditate; Dhiyo: the intellect; Yo: May this light; Nah: our; Prachodayāt: illumine/inspire.

PEACE MANTRA


11) Om Asato Maa Sad-Gamaya |

Tamaso Maa Jyotir-Gamaya |

Mrtyor-Maa Amrtam Gamaya |

Om Shaantih Shaantih Shaantih ||


From ignorance, lead me to truth;

From darkness, lead me to light;

From death, lead me to immortality

Om peace, peace, peace

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