Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. Learn More

Om

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by Duncan Creamer
published on 02 September 2016
Send to Google Classroom:

The Om (Aum) is an important spiritual symbol in Indian religions. It is often used as a reference to Brahman (the Universal Intellect, the Ultimate Reality).

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Creamer, D. (2016, September 02). Om. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5591/

Chicago Style

Creamer, Duncan. "Om." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 02, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5591/.

MLA Style

Creamer, Duncan. "Om." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Sep 2016. Web. 04 Mar 2021.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support World History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!

Donate