Om Mani Padme Hum

Om Mani Padme Hum

Om Mani Padme Hum ‘Hail the jewel in the lotus’ Om Mani Padme Hum can not be translated into a simple phrase or sentence, as it is said to contain all the teachings of the Buddha within. It is a mantra (prayer) which invites the powerful blessings of Chenrezig, the Compassion Buddha. The recitation of this mantra has the effect of transforming the mind, encouraging compassion and a good heart. It is believed that one who recites this mantra will be protected and saved from all dangers. It is a way of purifying…continue reading →