Prayer wheels at Thiksey Monastery, Ladakh.
Om Mani Padme Hum. This is the maximum not unusual chant engraved on prayer wheels, and it is believed that spinning the wheels offers a great deal the equal results as chanting the mantra out loud. Its which means isn't always without problems translated to English. Thats comprehensible, given the reality that all of Buddhas teachings are said to be contained inside this 6-syllable chant. To examine extra, we advocate a journey to one of the Tibetan monasteries just like the Thiksey Monastery, Ladakh, pictured right here. Today, Buddha Purnima would be an apt day to plot beforehand!