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”. 

Om mani padme hum

Om – sacred syllable

Mani – “jewel” or “bead”

Padme – lotus flower

Hum – spirit of enlightenment




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