Mantra WordPress Theme


A clean, customizable and free WordPress theme

 WordPress Theme

Mantra is a do-it-yourself WordPress theme, featuring over 100 customization options and easy to use tweaks capable of tuning WordPress to your very specific needs and likes.

With the help of a simple and efficient user interface you can customize everything about the theme: the layout, site width, colors, fonts (over 35 plus all Google fonts), text sizes, post metas, post excerpts, post formats, 3 menus, 30+ social icons.

Mantra also comes equipped with a fully responsive layout, a highly customizable showcase presentation page, animated slider, magazine and blog layouts, 8 widget areas, modern graphics and an easy and intuitive admin section.

Free WordPress Theme

Free WordPress Theme

A WordPress theme that includes all the features and functionality out of the box, for free. We don't hide half the theme behind a paywall.

Highly Customizable

Highly Customizable

With well over one hundred theme customization options it will be a piece of cake* to make it your own.

Up To Date

Up To Date

Constantly updated and upgraded to the latest design trends, web standards and WordPress versions.

Mantra Theme Features

Highly customizable

Hundreds of theme options for almost infinite personalization.

Totally Free

Includes all the features and functionality from start, for free. Just download and install.

Fully Responsive

Our themes use the latest standards for the perfect browsing experience on all mobile devices.

Constant updates

Our WordPress themes are periodically updated with the latest improvements, additions and fixes.

Landing Page

Personalize your home page with customizable sliders, boxes, text areas and latest posts


Easy link to your favorite social networks and profiles in multiple theme locations.

Google Fonts

Applying any of the 700+ Google Fonts on a theme element is just a copy-paste away.

Translation Ready

Easily translatable theme that fully supports WordPress' language packs.

RTL Language Support

This theme has been thoroughly tested and curated to look perfect with right-to-left languages.

Easy To Use

Completely integrated into WordPress, configuring and customizing the theme is a breeze.

Free support

Supported by extensive theme documentation, FAQs, tutorials and an active forum.

Priority support

Backed up by a priority support service that can answer even the toughest of questions.

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Mantra News

Mantra 3.3.2 is a teenager


  • Added site title text on header image title attribute
  • Added support for locally embedded custom fonts and improved handling font inheritance between options
  • Excluded posts without featured images when generating the presentation page posts-based slider
  • Fixed captioned images pin option not applying in widgets
  • Fixed Notice: Undefined index: WP_Widget_Recent_Comments in includes/theme-comments.php with WP CLI
  • Fixed possible PHP 8.1 deprecation notice in includes/theme-comments.php
  • Hopefully fixed block galleries with cover images center alignment issue
  • Bumped required PHP version to 5.6 (recommended is 7.4)
  • Removed bundled translation files in favour of the repository translations
  • Deprecated HTML excepts option

Mantra 3.3.1


  • Fixed jQuery functions deprecation warnings from jQuery 3.5 update brought by WordPress 5.6
  • Fixed mobile menu dropdowns not working correctly with jQuery 3.5
  • Fixed jQuery functions deprecation warning in bundled NivoSlider
  • Fixed jQuery undefined functions errors with WordPress 5.7
  • Fixed admin page styling applies outside its elements (on media upload form)
  • Fixed incorrect example header image with new one and fixed broken preview
  • Fixed settings tooltips unreadable due to jQuery UI transparency and color changes since WordPress 5.6
  • Removed some leftover code from admin.js page script file

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Mantra 3.3.0 has something to comment


* Added mantra_mainnav_id and mantra_mainnav_class filters to ease support for mega menu plugins
* Added wp_body_open action introduced in WordPress 5.2
* Added required extra sanitization and tested/php headers
* Fixed pins selection and some hide meta attribute options not working
* Fixed main content text color option not applying to presentation page elements
* Fixed inconsistent header line height when header image aspect ratio is forced on
* Fixed comments list missing with WordPress 5.5
* Cleaned up some unused code and moved some settings page code to the companion Serious Settings plugin * Update the companion plugin to at least v0.5.11 to restore the settings import/export functionality
* Removed legacy favicon functionality completely as this is no longer allowed in repository theme

Mantra 3.2.0


  • Added support for WordPress 5.2 wp_body_open() hook
  • Added shortcodes support in custom footer text
  • Rewrote some styling to use body classes instead of generated inline CSS (menu alignment, caption style, image border style, header image ratio)
  • Extended content image border option to apply to Gutenberg inserted images
  • Fixed left/right social icons overlapped by sidebar widget titles on some screen sizes
  • Fixed featured images sometimes getting cropped due to overflowing their container
  • Fixed sidebars sometimes using absolute height on mobile devices

Mantra 3.1.0 crashes into Gutenberg


  • Added ‘mantra_header_image_crop’ filter for ‘header‘ image size crop position attribute
  • Added HTML markup auto-correction on presentation page extra text areas
  • Adjusted general lists bullet styling to improve compatibility with plugins and Gutenberg
  • Fixed widgets containing custom HTML sometimes overlapping in the sidebars
  • Fixed posts on the presentation page having extra margin when magazine layout was used
  • Fixed use of undefined constant sometimes making featured images unusable in the header
  • Gutenberg editor tweaks and improvements:
    • Added suport for wide image blocks in content
    • Adjusted aligned elements styling to improve compatibility with Gutenberg
    • Improved list appearance in blocks
    • Improved horizontal ruler (hr) styling to work with Gutenberg
    • Fixed captions alignment and sizing in Gutenberg blocks
    • Fixed block galleries margins
    • Fixed cover image blocks text appearance

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Mantra Stats

  • Current Version: 3.3.2
  • Last Updated: 9 May 2024
  • Rating: 
  • Downloads: 1 152 129
  • Active installs: 8 000+

Mantra Support

  • Support Status: Maintained
  • This theme receives updates on a reduced cycle to address freshly discovered issues or incompatibilities with new WordPress versions. New feature or new functionality updates are not actively planned. Priority support and link removal remain available.