The Vedas are timeless. They
transcend religion and beliefs. They encompass immense knowledge
and wisdom. Traditionally it has been taught that listening to
Vedic mantras, permeates and nurtures the mind and soul.
Pregnancy is an enchanting
time for expectant parents. The evolving experience creates a
circle of love between the parents and the unborn child.
As the mysterious, hidden
treasure grows in her womb, a woman achieves a sense of
fulfillment. Pregnancy can also be a time of great emotional
upheavals. We know that the growing child in the womb is
affected by chemicals released in the mother's brain in response
to her emotions.
Listening to Vedic mantras
will have a profound impact on the mother's emotions. It will
create serenity and peace in her mind. In this state of
tranquility and harmony, the mother is more receptive to her
unborn child. This helps in establishing channels of
communication between the mother and the child. In this
heightened state of consciousness, both the mother and child are
bathed in an aura of mutual love.
Research suggests that
structured, specific sounds heard by the fetus in the womb,
provide a strong foundation for later learning and behaviour.
Stimulation of this faculty by Vedic chanting leads to
empowerment of the unborn child. The effect will be
multidimensional and will have an impact on the child's
subsequent emotional, intellectual and spiritual growth.
You, as the parents of your
unborn child, will find that listening to Vedic chanting will
infuse you with energy. The energy of the mantras will be
transmitted to your child and will empower it as it enters the
As Veda pandit Tatwamasi
To protect and nurture your
start each new day of
your pregnancy with a warm welcome to your child
accept and cherish this
precious gift within you
open wide the channels of
communication to your child
shower the child with
provide an emotionally
stable space and environment for the optimum growth of your
You can best absorb the
essence of these mantras by listening to them in two sessions.
Choose a calm time in your day such as early morning or late
To get the maximum benefit out of these mantras here are a few
guidelines to help you meditate.
Seat yourself comfortably
in a calm and peaceful atmosphere.
Leave your hands loosely
on your lap with the palms turned upwards
Close your eyes
Inhale deeply and exhale
slowly seven times to calm your mind and body
Be receptive and open to
Let them pervade and
permeate every cell of your body
Submerge yourself in the
peace and tranquility that emanates from the mantras