Om or Aum is of substantial importance in Hinduism. A symbol that is a sacred syllable representing Brahman, the impersonal Absolute of Hinduism – omnipotent, omnipresent, and the source of all manifest existence. Brahman, in itself, is incomprehensible; so a symbol becomes mandatory to help us realize the Unknowable.
This wooden wall plaque is crafted in Nepal, hand-carved of wood and hand-painted in red, gold and green with a distressed finish with wonderful detail. It adds a spiritual accent to your existing decor, and measures 8 3/4 inches long, 7 1/2 inches tall, and 1/2 inch deep. It easily mounts to the wall using a single nail or screw via the attached hanger on the back. This mask would make a lovely gift for both family and friends alike.