The "Om" Symbol has been used in many cultures/systems such Egyptian, Tibetan, Taoism, Buddhism etc. The spelling "Om" is from the Hindu Pantheon. It is said to be the sound of the Universe when it was being formed. It is also representative of peace and harmony. The Egyptians spelled "Aum" with a identical sound. This piece is great when looking for focus, harmony and peace. This is also a great piece to meditate with as it can place you into a calming space. This piece can be a pendant, necklace or cuff bracelet.