Hymns and Prayers

Hymns and Prayers

We present here a number of hymns and prayers. Suggestions or requests? Let us know! See also about fonts and typing Sanskrit and Bengali. See also the Vaidika Vignanam website, which has an extensive collection of hymns and prayers in various Indian languages.

Arati Hymns

These are the hymns sung in the evening prayer at centers of the Ramakrishna Order.

Sanskrit Hymns

These are some Sanskrit hymns and prayers

Hymns from the Chandi

These are hymns to the Divine Mother found in the Chandi.

Some Good Prayers

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    May 28 at 10:00 AM
    Guest Speaker: Swami Yogatamananda

    Topic: From Creation to the Creator

    10:00–10:15 Welcome, Introduction, Prayers
    10:15–11:00 Guided Meditation
    11:00–11:30 Refreshment break
    11:30–12:30 Discourse 1
    12:30–1:00 Question-Answer Session
    1:00–2:00 Lunch
    2:00–2:30 Devotional Music
    2:30–3:30 Discourse 2
    3:30–4:00 Question-Answer Session
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    6:30–8:00 Arati and meditation
    8:00–9:00 Satsang
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