SOHAM – Mantra

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Natural mantra: The Soham mantra is a natural mantra because it is already part of your nature.

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Sooooo… is the sound of inhalation, and is remembered in the mind along with that inhalation.
Hummmm… is the sound of exhalation, and is remembered in the mind along with that exhalation.

Universal mantra: The Soham mantra has been called the universal mantra because of the fact that its vibration is already a part of the breath, and everybody breathes.

Soham: A mantra which repeats itself in all of us ! it is the natural and universal mantra because of the fact that its vibration is already a part of the breath, and everybody breathes.

It is also called the Hamsa mantra. Hamsa poses the question,” Who am I?” Soham provides the answer, ” I am that.”

When remembered repeatedly, it declares I am that I am that I am that I am. It is a very useful practice to remember this Mantra every day. The practice of So’ham is recommended in the Upanishads and the Vedas. It has been said about So’ham that :
Those who contemplate So’ ham ceaselessly, discarding worldly entanglements, they attain the supreme state and their worldly bondage is destroyed.

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