How is rishi Vishwamitra related to Gayatri Mantra ?

 Q.9. How is rishi Vishwamitra related to Gayatri Mantra?

Ans. Vishwamitra was the first rishi of this kalpa (the present cycle of creation) who could access all powers of Gayatri .In spiritual parlance, he was the first master of Gayatri Sadhana . Rishi Vishwamitra standardised the procedures of Gayatri Sadhana for the common man.