Mantra Yoga 17
Thank You Aum. Thank You Bha. Thank You Gayathri.
We take refuge in You to be free from Maya.
The beginning of taking refuge/shelter in You
and reuniting with You, is to always think of You.
We do this by calling out, chanting softly, loudly,
or silently, Your Holy Name, or Names.
In the midst of the vast and variegated illusions
We think of You as the Most Wise, the Greatest
Power. You are the Supreme Being of our
understanding, inside and outside of the Cosmic
We chant Your Holy Names, knowing You
pervade and transcend all names. We think of
You as incomparable, beyond sound and form
There is no second with whom we can compare You.
Thank You for helping us remember to chant
Your Holy Names. This purifies us and exposes
the Divine Love at the core of our being.
Armed with this Supreme Love, attained by
chanting Your Holy Names, we are cool, calm, and
collected, not afraid, frustrated, nor confused when
the triple illusions of Maya: Anger, lust, and greed,
try to enter or enter our consciousness, awareness,