Questions

How long before a mantra works?

How long before a mantra works?

It depends on the mantra. If you were to chant a few mantra’s 108 times like a Gayatri mantra. It would take so many hours. Some people don’t have the amount of time to stipulate to the mantra, but they are PLENTY for shorter, potent mantra, you can do in 10 to 15 minutes.

How many times Gayatri mantra in a day?

Process of chanting Gayatri Mantra * One can chant Gayatri mantra three times a day, during the Sandhya timings. Sandhya means the junction of two parts of the day.

Are mantras long?

A mantra is traditionally a short sound, word or even phrase spoken in Sanskrit and used for meditation purposes.

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What is Kali mantra?

Kaali Mantra is chanted to appease the Goddess of destruction – Maa Kaali. She is the divine entity that is said to be the one who preserves the good in the universe and destroys all that is evil. Her destructive powers and ferocious demeanor has earned her the title of the “Dark Mother”.

How long does it take to chant Gayatri mantra 108 times?

15 minutes
We should chant the Gayatri Mantra at least 108 times (One Mala) every morning. This will take only 15 minutes.

What does courtesy japa mean in the new mantra?

THE NEW MANTRA IS “DOWN WITH ‘COURTESY JAPA ‘. “Courtesy japa” is like shooting a gun with blank bullets. When the trigger is pulled it just sounds like a bullet is being fired. Obviously you can’t win a battle firing blanks.

Is chanting a ritual or a practice?

To even call this chanting is a stretch. It is closer to a ritual. But Prabhupada acknowledged the value in the ritual by saying that although this kind of chanting is not very productive, at least those who are chanting this way are keeping their vow to chant.

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Is chanting for Krishna Consciousness possible?

And since bad chanting produces little or no nectar or realization, becoming Krishna conscious becomes more of a pie in the sky ideal than a possible reality. Chanting thus becomes totally a matter of duty and can easily become automatic, heartless, and robotic.

Can you win a battle by firing blank mantras?

Obviously you can’t win a battle firing blanks. Similarly, “courtesy japa” sounds like the Hare Krishna maha mantra but it is just an artificial sound, a shadow of the real thing. Certainly you can’t win the battle with maya firing blank mantras.