The Maha Mantra

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare

Hare Ram Hare Ram Ram Ram Hare Hare

The Hare Krishna ,mantra also referred to reverentially as the Maha Mantra ("Great Mantra"), is a sixteen-word Vaishnava mantra made well known outside of India by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. This mantra brings about a higher state of consciousness when heard, spoken, meditated upon, or sung out loud.