Of all the sacred mantras, there is none considered more exalted than the Gayatri mantra, from which all other mantras emerged. A prayer for spiritual and meditative stimulation, it is addressed to the Divine life-giver as supreme God, symbolised by the Sun.
Rakesh Chaurasia: Sacred Chants of Gayatri is a collection of five short ragas played in a traditional manner while integrating the Gayatri mantra. Enhance the vibration around you by listening to these ragas with the sacred Gayatri mantra, or playing it in your home while doing yoga practice, or even in your car while driving.
1-3 Gayatri Mantra – Raag Bhatiyar (Sanjeev Abhayankar)
4-6 Gayatri Mantra – Raag Parmeshwari (Devaki Pandit)
7-9 Gayatri Mantra – Raag Bilawal (Hema Desai)
10-12 Gayatri Mantra – Raag Gorakh Kalyan (Ashit Desai)
13-15 Gayatri Mantra – Raag Bhairavi (Sanjeev Abhyankar)
Musicians: Rakesh Chaurasia, flute; Sunil Das, sitar; Bhavani Shankar, pakhawaj.