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What is Mantra Lekhan or Mantra Writing? Please provide references from the scriptures for this practice.

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Mantra Lekhan is an ancient Vedic science which involves deeply visualization of the syllables of a Mantra within the mind and has been practiced since thousands of years.

Below link contains bountiful research done by Srila Bhaktiratna Sadhu Maharaj to present references of Mantra Writing in the Vaishnava scriptures.

https://raadhaa.com/d/24-30-scriptural-proof-of-namlekhan
https://lekhan.org/photos/
https://lekhan.org/

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  • "#5...Vaishnava tantra, Valmiki Ramayana" - where in Valmiki Ramayana is this found? – sv. Apr 10 at 18:51
  • japaat SHATA gunam punyam । ram-nam PRALEKHANE ।। – user20251 Apr 10 at 20:17
  • Would appreciate any help in finding the shloka number. – user20251 Apr 10 at 20:18
  • Please read Guidelines for new users answering questions. Since it's your answer the onus is on you to back it up with credible sources. – sv. Apr 11 at 2:30
  • I searched for 'japa' here but didn't find any references in Valmiki Ramayana (VR) so must be some other text. Also, Rama did not become a god until many centuries later so it'd be strange to find a reference to 'rama nama japa' in VR. – sv. Apr 11 at 2:36

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