The Top 5 Best Mantra Books to Read in 2020

Mantras are short phrases packed with energy that are specifically designed to promote healing, insight, creativity, and spiritual growth. The power of sound in the form of Mantras has been practiced in ancient India, ancient Greece, and the medieval monks of Europe. Mantras, sounds, and chants have inspired, comforted, and mended the lives of individuals, religious orders, and even entire cultures. Check out our favorite Mantra books below.

5) The Ancient Science of Mantras: Wisdom of the Sages

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In a never-before work, veering from the ancient tradition of guru-disciple secrecy, Himalayan ascetic and bestselling author Om Swami bares all the essentials and fundamentals of invoking the sonic energy of mantras for material and spiritual fulfillment.
Drawing on his decades of first-hand experiences and intense practice on the path of mantra sadhana, with his characteristic simplicity and humor

4) just two words: tiny mantras for a satisfying life

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Karen Alonge has a short attention span and such a major addiction to reading that she’s been known to skim the back of a cereal box over and over again if that’s the only printed matter around. She originally created these tiny mantras as catalysts to keep her own capricious mind focused on what truly matters. Much to her delight, they ended up being helpful for others as well.

these tiny mantras only contain two words, but don’t be fooled by their brevity! just two words is all it takes to provide an energizing and compelling focal point for your intention.

3) My Pocket Mantras: Powerful Words to Connect, Comfort, and Protect

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Find a moment of peace and comfort with this beautiful, pocket-sized mantra book—giving you a chance to easily recite mantras throughout the day or whenever you need a pick-me-up.

Words are powerful and have the ability to shape our thoughts, change our perception, connect with others, and provide comfort in our daily lives. My Pocket Mantras provides more than 140 mantras designed to help you shift your mindset in a positive way. You’ll find mantras for self-love, healing, success, releasing stress and anxiety, and more. With short, rhythmic phrases that are easy to recite and repeat, each mantra includes insights into how to direct one’s thoughts and experience its benefits.

2) Mantras: Words of Power 

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With clear and concise explanations of the practice of Mantra Yoga, Mantras: Words of Power brings the ancient tradition alive for today’s readers. Mantra Yoga focuse the mind and provides a sense of health and wellbeing. Swami Sivananda Radha illuminates how these sacred syllables can bring about healing and help transform lives. Mantras: Words of Power includes chapters that describe the significance of mantras, what a mantra practice is, how to properly practice, musical notaions for the mantras and an extensive bibliography. As well, Swami Sivananda Radha discusses several mantras that have specific benefits, including Hari Om, the healing mantra, and Om Nama Sivaya, a mantra to help overcome spiritual obstacles. 

1) Healing Mantras: Using Sound Affirmations for Personal Power, Creativity, and Healing

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One of the few Western experts in Hindu and Buddhist mantras, Thomas Ashley-Farrand has practiced mantra-based spiritual disciplines for twenty-five years. In this illuminating book, he explains how and why mantras work and shows how to use them for everything from controlling habits to overcoming fear, from curing specific ailments to finding inner peace. In each of the more than fifty mantras, all translated from the original Sanskrit, Ashley-Farrand unlocks the power of every word, explains its appropriate application, and tells you how to pronounce it in easy-to-follow phonetic symbols. Inside, you’ll find mantras for