- ‘Om’ is a mantra and a mystical Sanskrit sound from the Hindu origins. The syllable ‘Om’ is described as a ubiquitous mystical entity in Hindu culture. Today, in Hindu communities all over the world, the ‘Om’ symbol is a common sign displayed everywhere – reflecting its dense philosophies and theologies.
- In Buddhism, the lotus blossom represents the heart opening. Buddhists compare the opening of the lotus flower petals to the unfolding of what is divine within you. It is a perfect reflection of new beginnings, purity and enlightenment.