Beautifully crafted from sterling silver, this om pendant captures the meaning of this universal symbol. Its calligraphic style gives this piece an elegant appearance. The Om (or Aum) sign is the main symbol of Hinduism, it signifies God, Creation, and the One-ness of all creation. The three portions of AUM relate to the states of waking, dream and deep sleep. The three letters also indicates three planes of existence, heaven, earth and netherworld. Aum is said to be the essence of the Vedas and is considered to be the sound of the Sun and the sound of Light. This sterling silver Om pendant is 5/8" wide and is 1" in length, including the bale, and is stamped .925. The pendant comes on an 18" sterling silver snake chain.