Sterling Silver Lotus Blossom with Om Sanskrit Symbol Drop Earrings - Small
Sterling Silver open lotus blossom with the om symbol written in Sanskrit in the center. A mystic syllable, considered the most sacred mantra. It appears at the beginning and end of most Sanskrit recitations, prayers, and texts. In Buddhism the lotus is known to be associated with purity, spiritual awakening and faithfulness. The flower is considered pure as it is able to emerge from murky waters in the morning and be perfectly clean. Therefore in common with Egyptian mythology the lotus is seen as a sign of rebirth, but additionally it is associated with purity. The breaking of the surface every morning is also suggestive of desire, this leads to it being associated with spiritual enlightenment.
Size: Approximately 0.5 inches (~1.3 cm) in diameter