My name is Tracy Murdoch and I am a farmer, mother, wife, yoga teacher, reiki facilitator, pranassage practitioner, medium and more. I live with my husband and son in a beautiful part of the world, the south shore of Nova Scotia, Canada. Our little piece of the earth we call Mirella Rose Farm, and you can find out more about our food and sustainable growing practices at www.mirellarosefarm.ca.
This mantra is recited as much for the benefits of the sound vibrations as for any specific meaning. It literally means “Om, I bow to Lord Vasudeva”. Om is the primordial and sacred sound vibration of the universe or the essence of all creation. Namo is a salutation, and Bhagavate is one who is becoming… Continue reading Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya
Om Shanti Om This chant is beautiful in its simplicity. Om is believed to be a sound of the whole cosmic manifestation. Shanti means peace. Together, this chant is about radiating peace. Peace for all humankind, peace for all living and non-living beings, peace for each and every entity in this entire universe. We sang… Continue reading Om Shanti Om
OmSat Chit Ananda ParabrahmaPurushothama ParamatmaSri Bhagavathi SamethaSri Bhagavathe Namaha Hari Om Tat Sat Hari Om Tat Sat The Moola mantra has been in my head the last few days, so it seems like the mantra meant to be in my next post. To me, without knowing yet the specifics of this chant, it feels like… Continue reading Moola Mantra
Om Bhur Bhuvaḥ SwaḥTat-savitur VareñyaṃBhargo Devasya DhīmahiDhiyo Yonaḥ Prachodayāt This might seem like a rather complicated mantra to begin with, but it holds special meaning for me. I was living in Nanaimo, B.C. around 10 years ago, and attending a weekly yoga class there. The teacher went to India for the summer, came back and… Continue reading Gayatri Mantra
Over the last couple of years, I’ve begun to find my voice. I’ve always enjoyed singing, I just didn’t know that I COULD sing. A couple of years ago, faced with a breast cancer diagnosis, I decided life was too short. I was tired of living in fear of various things, and if what I… Continue reading Mantra Musings