Posted by Ashly Burmeister on Thursday, August 27, 2009
Many believe the mantra "Om" to be the sound of the universe.
Om is traditionally chanted at the beginning and end of yoga sessions.
It is an acknowledgment that the universe around us is constantly
moving—the setting sun, the rising moon, the ebb and flow of the tides,
the beating of our hearts.
Ancient yogis used Om
to recognize this never-ceasing movement and seek oneness with the
universe. Chanting it is meant to resonate that movement throughout the
breath, awareness and energy to reveal a more powerful connection with