Composed by Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma
Guidance on text and pronunciation by Sanskrit Scholar Professor Vachaspati Maudgalya
Music Arrangements & Assistant to Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, Shri Prashant Salil
Recorded & Mixed by Mahesh Amberkar & Avinash Oak at Meosonic Recording Studio, Andheri, Mumbai
Keyboard – Subhash Parab
Flute – Rakesh Chaurasia
Pakhawaj & Tabla – Sanjay Vyas
Dholak & Side Rhythm – Girish Vishwa
Vibraphone –Salim Ajmeri
Guitar – Binoy Singh
Mandolin & Banjo – Chandrakant Laskhpati
Sitar – Sunil Das
Electronic Percussions – Shashank Joshi
Suresh Wadkar, Sadhna Sargam, Ravindra Sathe, Shekhar Sen, & Devki Pandit
Mantra is a Sanskrit word combining the two syllables : man, meaning, mind and tra translated as deliverance. A mantra is considered to be a pure sound vibration which diverts the mind from illusion and material inclinations. The power of a mantra, helps in assisting the mind to focus when it is disturbed, thus relieving stress by providing peace of mind. A mantra is also considered to be the most powerful and effective medium for protection & well being.
This album features the most potent & powerful chants of Lord Rama, said to beget desired results to devotees, leading to prosperity and harmony in life.
Lord Rama is considered to be the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu and is referred to as Maryada Purushottama – literally meaning the ‘Perfect Man’. He is also widely worshipped & known for his unending compassion, courage and devotion.
‘Shri Rama Mantrashakti’ features the most potent & powerful chants of Lord Rama. The music is composed by the santoor maestro Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma and rendered in the soulful voices of Suresh Wadkar, Sadhna Sargam & Ravindra Sathe, among others. Guidance on pronunciation has been given by Sanskrit scholar Professor Vachaspati Maudgalya.
|1||Shri Rama Gayatri, Shri Sita Gayatri & Shri Lakshman Gayatri||Ravindra Sathe & Chorus||04:52|
|2||Shri Rama Dhyanam & Shri Rama Ashtottarshatanaam||Shekhar Sen & Devki Pandit||09:18|
|3||Atreykrit Shri Rama Stuti & Shri Ramashtakam||Ravindra Sathe||05:13|
|4||Shri Rama Rakeshastotram||Suresh Wadkar & Devki Pandit||06:00|
|5||Shri Rama Chalisa||Suresh Wadkar & Sadhna Sargam||10:49|
|6||Shri Rama Aarti||Sadhna Sargam||03:11|