[Advaita-l] Information about Shanti Mantras

Vidyasankar Sundaresan svidyasankar at gmail.com
Sun Jun 25 13:23:00 EDT 2017

This is usually decided as per the Veda SAkhA to which the upanishat text
belongs. Except for the ISopanishat, each text occurs as part of a larger
AraNyaka or brAhmaNa text. The corresponding SAnti mantra is included as
part of the entire textual transmission.


On Jun 25, 2017 12:42 PM, "Sudhakar Kabra via Advaita-l" <
advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> wrote:

> Dear learned members,
> We chant shanti mantras before and after the Upanishad recitation.These
> Mantras are different for different Upanishads but some are common to
> various upanishads.
> I need some clarifications for Shanti Mantras.
> 1. What qualifies for shanti mantra out of various mantras in vedas/
> upanishads?Is there any criteria to fulfill to be a shanti mantra?
> 2. There is a rishi and a devata for each mantra. Where can I find a
> reference of these rishis and devatas for the shanti mantras?
> Thanks and regards,Sudhakar kabra
> _______________________________________________
> Archives: http://lists.advaita-vedanta.org/archives/advaita-l/
> http://blog.gmane.org/gmane.culture.religion.advaita
> To unsubscribe or change your options:
> http://lists.advaita-vedanta.org/cgi-bin/listinfo/advaita-l
> For assistance, contact:
> listmaster at advaita-vedanta.org

More information about the Advaita-l mailing list