What is a mantra? It is a phrase or word which is repeated to help the mind to focus and to quiet down.
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A very beautiful mantra, Om Mani Padme Hum (The Jewel in the Lotus) from Buddhist traditions.
Om Shanti Shanti Shanti Om
Another nice chant….shanti means PEACE……
A beautiful chant by Jai Uttal singing about the goddess Durga, who represents personal empowerment.