Symbols #21: Om/Aum

Most of us are aware of this sacred symbol because of its extensive usage across various cultures. It can be rightly called as the “Mother of all Mantras”. This symbol represents the primordial sound of creation which when chanted can help you connect to the divine energy. The power of this symbol is infinite as it can help open your third eye.

It’s the primary force of Hinduism representing the blend of time – past, present, and future. Ardent yoga and meditation practitioners say that it manifests itself in deep meditation. You can find the inscriptions of this symbol in the medieval era Manuscripts, temples, and spiritual retreats of various religions like Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism.

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