nounHinduism& Tibetan Buddhism
A mystic syllable, considered the most sacred mantra. It appears at the beginning and end of most Sanskrit recitations, prayers, and texts.
More example sentences
- Although Om symbolizes the most profound concepts of Hindu belief, it is in use daily.
- Having seen some discussions here and in some other BBs I realize that Om has a very important and beautiful significance.
Sanskrit, sometimes regarded as three sounds, a-u-m, symbolic of the three major Hindu deities.