THE OM SYMBOL TATTOOTheom symbol tattoo is very popular in the contemporary body of arts and tattoos. Thetwo syllable word symbol tattoo which is also termed as ‘omkara’ is presumed tohave originated from Hinduism though it has become common over the years andhas since been in use other vast religions across the globe. They include;Buddhism, Jainism and sikhism.The’om’ symbol tattoo in its own sense does convey an understanding of a veryprimitive ancient universal principle. For exemplary, as a Sanskrit word itenunciates a description of the most important song in the universe. This is byvirtue of the fact that it portrays a sound often deemed as the sound of life.All thanks to its symbolic name from which it emanates.
Thereexist a myriad of theories about the core existence of the tattoo symbol. Forinstance, it is stated that the tattoo symbol vibrates at a set point. i.e In the event that a divine calling is uttered,it is believed that the cosmic mouth of the tattoo opens up and presses outloud a sweet melodious sound across the void, which in this particular casescenario, is usually nestled in the sound of ‘om’.
Theabove does demarcate how the ‘om’ symbol has a deep significant spiritualmeaning which varies across the numerous arrays of traditions in place today.The two syllable tattoo symbol is visualized as way beyond human comprehension.It is infact a culmination of everything; the mind, body, spirit and much more.This explains why it is used by yogis as well.Takinga close look at the symbol tattoo, the two curls at the top that sort ofresemble number three together with the downward curl represent a state ofconsciousness.
The large bottom curl does represent the state of being awake.The adjacent curl above it symbolizes deep sleep while that at the centersignifies a dream state. There is also a dot and an open curve above thatelevate the meaning of the symbol tattoo to a much higher level of absolute certaintyand consciousness.