13 Yoga Mantras to Memorize
The mantra: Om Pronunciation: A-U-M Listen to Yoga Journal co-founder Rama Jyoti Vernon demonstrate Om. Why chant it: Om is said to be the first sound heard at the creation of the universe. When each syllable is pronounced fully, you should feel the energy of the sound lifting from your pelvic floor all the way up through the crown of your head. The droning sound of the Om is said to unblock the throat chakra, which can lead to more attuned communication with others.