About Gayatri Mantra
Gayatri Mantra was first evealed to Brahmarshi
Vishwamitra.The basic significance of Gayatri mantra is the worship of the Sun God. According to the Vedas, Gayatri Mantra is to be recited both at dawn and dusk, facing the sun. Gayatri Mantra can be chanted three times a day in the morning, noon and evening. In the morning, it is dedicated to Lord Brahma and is called Gayatri, in the noon, it is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is called Savitri; while in the evening, and it is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is called Saraswati. The main body of the Gayatri Mantra consists of 24 syllables.