II The Sacred Syllable II
“ॐ” “OM” is the most sacred syllable in Hinduism.”OM” is a Sanskrit word, which is said to be the original primordial creative sound from which the universe and all of
creation first manifested. It is the root syllable (mula mantra मूल मन्त्र), the cosmic vibration that hold together the atoms of the world and heavens. While pronounced “OM”, certain Sanskrit scholars state that it is written as “AUM”.