Gayatri Mantra

Gayatri Mantra

The Rig Veda, source of this mantra, is at 705, according to TvF.

cal. 700

ॐ भूर्भुवः स्वः तत्स वितुर्वरेण्यं भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात् ॥

cal. 695

Vivekananda (610, TvF) translation: "We meditate on the glory of that Being who has produced this universe; may He enlighten our minds."

cal. 685

Aurobindo (605, TvF) translation: "We choose the Supreme Light of the divine Sun; we aspire that it may impel our minds."