Mantra

A mantra is a sacred utterance, a sound that generates a vibration that arouses a spiritual or mysterious awe-inspiring that can be perceived by our inner eye or the sixth sense and describes us the presence or realisation of a divinity.

The word mantra is etymologically related to the word manthra in the avestic language meaning “sounds whose vibrations have an inspiring effect on the mind”. 

lotus
Om mani padme hum

Om – sacred syllable

Mani – “jewel” or “bead”

Padme – lotus flower

Hum – spirit of enlightenment

 

 

 


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