The Gayatri Mantra has, 24 Syllables, 24 Rishis, 24 Meters, Chandas,though Gayatri itself is a Chandas, and 24 Devatas, Presiding Deities, That is One for Each Syllable. Gayatri is vibration, sound. As science confirms energy is convertible. Each Syllable of Gayatri is a Vibration and as a whole the Gayatri produces a Vibration in addition […]
Every letter of 24 of Gayatri has one Rishi , in all twenty four Rishis for twenry four Syllables.
Now Gayatri , a meter by itself has twenty four Meters.
Now, who are the Rishis of the Gayatri Mantra and the Chief Rishi who released the Gayatri Mantra?
The Rishi who revealed the Gayatri Mantra is Sage Visvamitra.
The Rishis, according the Nyasa we recite for the Gaytri are seven in number..
Eye, apart from seeing , also forms judgement based on the act of seeing, it acquires knowledge of what is seen.
Whether it is a Right/wrong Knowledge , correct or incorrect is a different matter.
In this function of acquiring Knowledge eyes is a Gyanendriya( Organ of Knowledge)
Mantras being the sounds grasped from Ether by Seers, are sacred and our organs should e purified and protected.
The patient may recite these Mantras, if they can.
If not, close blood relations may recite.