Frequently Chanted Mantras


Om is the sound symbol for God. This is the most powerful sound and the root of all sound.

Teacher-Student Mantra

Saha nau vava tu
Saha nau bhunaktu
Saha viryam kara vava hi-e
Tejas vinav adhi tamas tu ma
Vidvi shavahi-e
Om Shanti Shanti Shanti

"Lord, be with us as one. Lead us from the unreal to the real. Strengthen us, nourish us, and help us to live together in peace, peace, and perfect peace."

Happiness Mantra

Lokah Samasta Sukhino Bhavantu

"May all beings everywhere be happy and free. May the thoughts and actions of our lives contribute to that happiness and to that freedom for all."

Kundalini Tune-in Mantra

Ong Namo Guru Dev Namo

"I bow to the Guru within and call upon that all-knowingness for guidance."

Bij Mantra

Sat Nam

"I am Truth."

Guru Mantra

Wahe Guru

"Indescribable is God's magnificence."

Siri Gaitri Mantra

Ra Ma Da Sa Sa Say So Hung

"Sun, moon, earth, infinity, totality of infinity, I am That."

Song of the Breath

So Hum

"God is with and within me."