Why do we instantly feel a strange connection with the ‘Om' mantra?
Om is a sound that your inner being will always feel connected to, no matter where you are.
The sound of ‘Om' is the sound of the Universe. Its vibrations (aa-uu-mmmm) work within us on a physical as well as spiritual level.
Simply chanting or listening to this mantra for a few minutes every morning refreshes our mind and sets off a calmer, more blissful tone for the day.
That's why Om is a sound that many powerful healing mantras begin with. Here are a few of the best Om mantras that you should definitely experience.
A quick guide
This mantra is known as a seed mantra for willpower and success.
The mantra is an invocation of Lord Ganesha, the God of Auspiciousness in the Hindu mythological universe.
This is one of the first Om chants that we learn in the world of mantras.
Om Namah Shivaay is an instrument for improving focus, memory, creativity, and disciplining the mind.
Om Shaanti is a widely practiced mantra for inner peace and happiness.
The mantra is an affirmation of joy that helps us instantly tune out of negativity, and protects our peace of mind irrespective of the circumstances.
This is a powerful chant for guiding our lives towards prosperity in all walks of life.
Through Om Namo Bhagavathe Vasudevaya, we strengthen our intention for our success and that of our loved ones.
The Icchapurti mantra is a chant for the manifestation of all desires.
By practicing this mantra every day, we activate our powers of attraction and intuition, while soothing our inner resistance.
This is a chant that you can listen to for hours.
The soothing sounds of Har Har Bole Namah Shivaay channel our inner Shiva, making it perfect for meditation and relaxing the mind.
Om Japa Kusuma is a chant dedicated to the Sun God.
Through this beautiful mantra, we seek to energize our body and mind with the radiant rays of the Sun.
A deeply calming chant from ancient Buddhist scriptures, Om Mani Padme Hum is a great tool for all creative visualization.
The mantra also enhances our ability to express love, kindness, and compassion to all beings.
This is an ancient Sanskrit chant that re-affirms our trust in the Divine forces of the Universe.
Whenever we feel overwhelmed by doubt, this mantra helps us remember that we are children of the Universe, and it is our destiny to flourish and prosper in this life.
The superpower of this mantra is the ability to put our deepest fears to rest.
The Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra is often chanted to strengthen our intention for health and wellbeing and heals our fears of illness, pain, and death.
The Gayatri Mantra is a universal mantra for positivity and abundance.
Practicing this mantra every day helps us open up to new opportunities towards our happiness, and guides us away from obstacles in the path.
The Shaanti Paath mantra is a chant that instantly takes you from a place of feeling low to a place of complete wonder, love, and appreciation for your life.
The chant opens our eyes to peace and harmony in nature, inspiring the same peace and harmony within ourselves.
We hope you feel inspired to listen to these divine Om chants and enjoy the journey inward.
Pick any one mantra that connects with the most, and practice meditating to it for just a few minutes every day to notice their true power of transformation.