Hare Krishna Hare Rama Mantra - Lyrics, Meaning, Benefits, Download

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The Hare Krishna Hare Rama mantra is a universally popular mantra that invokes the spirit of two of Lord Vishnu's incarnations, Krishna and Rama.

It is also known as the 'Mahamantra' or 'great mantra'.

It is a simple chant that can be learned by a beginner in mantra meditation, but still experience the great benefits of this practice.

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History of the mantra

The chant is seen in ancient religious texts, namely the Kali-Santarana Upanishad.

But it gained worldwide popularity in the 1960s, by the work of the Hare Krishnas or the ISKCON movement.

The mantra can be understood literally, as an invocation of Krishna and Rama, or in an entirely spiritual way that transcends the sensual, mental, and intellectual planes.

Lyrics of the Mantra

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna
Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama Hare Rama
Rama Rama Hare Hare

Meaning of the Mantra

Lyrics:
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna
Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama Hare Rama
Rama Rama Hare Hare
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Meaning :

Oh energy of the Lord, please engage me in the loving service of Lord Krishna

'Hare' means nature or energy of Lord
'Krishna' is the name of the lord who possesses all supreme qualities in fullness
'Rama' means name of the Supreme Lord

Benefits of listening to Hare Krishna Hare Rama

The Hare Krishna Hare Rama chant holds several benefits for the mind of both the chanter and the listener.

Listening to this mantra along with meditation helps you in the following ways.

Benefit 1 - Find divinity
The chanter or listener is able to transcend the lower states of consciousness, namely sensual, mental, and intellectual.

Benefit 2 - Find spiritual joy
Regular chanting will lead to a kind of joy that you never knew you had access to

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