Yoga mantras are used to bolster your intention of meditation. When coupled with yoga poses, yoga mantras help you raise consciousness by unifying the mind, body, and breath.
The Ashtanga Vinyasa Opening mantra is a short mantra used as a gratitude towards yogic teachers (gurus).
It is an acknowledgment of surrender to the process of yoga and to one's own self.
The Ashtanga Vinyasa Opening Mantra is part of the Ancient Yoga Mantras for De-Stress album.