What does ” OM ” mean?
Aum is referred to as the universal sound of creation.
Scientists hear something that sounds like this in the radio telescopes pointed into deep space. The Christian word Amen is thought to have its roots in the sound of Aum. Yoga practitioner say “Aum” three times to connect with that universal formless energy.
The mantra “Aum” has been handed down to us by the Himalayan sages. It is the most important mantra in yoga and it symbolize the fact that all material objects, all phenomena, and all thought patterns are states of energy vibration.
“Aum is the primordial throb of the universe. It is the sound from Atma (Consciousness).”