Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Om Mani Padme Hum - Chanting mantra of Avalokitesvara/Chenrezig


Oṁ Mani Padme Hūṁ / Om Mani Padme Hum

Avalokiteshvara (or Avalokitesvara) is a Bodhisattva who represents compassion, and his mantra also symbolizes that quality. Avalokiteshvara means "The Lord Who Looks Down (in compassion)".