\ Rhett says her prayers

Opening Prayers

Shanti Mantra

Om Sha Naavavatu, Saha Nau Bhunaktu
Saha Viryam Katavaavahai
Tejasvinaavadhitamastu
Maa Vidvishaavahai
Om Shanti Shanti Shanti

Translation
Om May That protect us both, teacher and pupil.
May That cause both to enjoy the bliss of liberation.
May we both exert to find out the true meaning of the scriptures.
May our learning be brilliant.
May we never quarrel with each other.
Om Peace Peace Peace

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