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Om mani padme hum

June 11, 2011

Om mani padme hum

In Tibetan: Om Mani Peme Hung
In Korean Hangul: Om Mani Padeume Hum
In Japanese Katakana: On Mani Hatsumei Un
In Mongolian:: Um maani badmi khum
In Chinese pinyin: Am Mani Bami Hong

Mani padme can be translated as ‘jewel in the lotus’. It is a path of practice:
Om purifies pride.
Ma purifies jealousy and lust for entertainment
Nipurfies passion and desire
Pad purifies ignorance and prejudice
Me purifies poverty and possessiveness
Hum purifies agression and hatred