‘Om’ is a mystic syllable, a sacred mantra in Hinduism and Tibetan Buddhism. It is the primordial sound from which everything emerges and is manifested, and a symbol of pure consciousness. "This world is Oṁ. Oṁ is the past, present and future and simultaneously transcendental to these.” ~ Māṇḍūkyopaniṣad. 1” (2.5 cm) OM pendant carved in rosewood, hung on 22” (56 cm) long necklace strung with 3 mm rosewood beads. The product includes a small faux suede draw-string pouch, suits to keep it protected while not worn. Packaged in a clear pillow box with small explanation card, makes the item a thoughtful gift to someone dear.