GAYATRI:THE MOTHER OF THE VEDAS O the four-footed Devi!the manifest creation is your one foot,invisible are the other threein the highest heaven. O the four-footed Devi!Your gentle foot is this cosmos,other three feet have their seatabove dark peaks on the Sun. O Devi!You are the Lightfrom the primordial skiesin the beginning of creation,the Mother of