Meaning of Mantras

English: Mantras
Hindi: मंत्र
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

Hinduism. a word or formula, as from the Veda, chanted or sung as an incantation or prayer.

Definition: 2

an often repeated word, formula, or phrase, often a truism: If I hear the “less is more” mantra one more time, I'll scream.

Definition: 3

(Hinduism) any of those parts of the Vedic literature which consist of the metrical psalms of praise

Definition: 4

(Hinduism, Buddhism) any sacred word or syllable used as an object of concentration and embodying some aspect of spiritual power