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Know interesting facts about Gayatri Mantra, the holiest Hindu hymn

New Delhi: Gayatri mantra is the holiest hymn in Hinduism recited by millions of Hindus every day.It is repeated during daily prayers performed by many Hindus three times a day, while facing the sun: at
India TV News Desk September 30, 2014 8:39 IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Gayatri mantra is the holiest hymn in Hinduism recited by millions of Hindus every day.

It is repeated during daily prayers performed by many Hindus three times a day, while facing the sun: at sunrise, at noon and at sunset.

It is also common to recite the gayatri as part of a havan, or to recite it in a collective way in temples or homes.  
But there are certain important points about this mantra which is not known to every one and there are many who don't remember the meaning of this mantra.