noun Hinduism.
  1. a Vedic mantra expressing hope for enlightenment: recited daily by the faithful and repeated in all religious rites and ceremonies.

Origin of gayatri

1835–45; < Sanskrit gāyatri, derivative of gāyatra song, hymn Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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