Om Lah Mantra, Mantra/Spell?

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Zimesky
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Om Lah Mantra, Mantra/Spell?

Postby Zimesky » Mon May 13, 2013 10:17 pm

This is probably delving fairly deep into the esoteric realms here, but I was wondering if anybody has any knowledge about this Sanskrit saying?
I've heard of it being used as a protection mantra/spell or purifying Mantra, but I can't seem to find any info about it. The place I found it initially used it in a ceremony to feed hungry ghosts with some rice and water.

If somebody /anybody knows anything please drop in and share!

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cooran
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Re: Om Lah Mantra, Mantra/Spell?

Postby cooran » Mon May 13, 2013 10:39 pm

Hello Zimesky,

I suggest that you ask your question over at our Mahayna/Vajrayana sister website:

Dharmawheel
http://www.dharmawheel.net/

With metta
Chris
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