Rishi meaning seer, is a very popular word in India. It is a title given to seers of Truth. Rishis have written most of the scriptures in Hinduism
. Rishis are believed to have written the scriptures after visualising the ultimate Truth. They act as the medium between Brahma
, the creator and the ordinary mortals. They are granted intuition, and disseminate spiritual knowledge for the welfare of the people.