Om

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  • Ongkara is the name of this sacred symbol which is in Sanskit rendered as oṁ. According to Sanskrit sandhi rules it represents blending of three sounds, namely a, u, m which in their turn represent the Trimurti, or Trinity. Brahma is symbolised as A, Viṣṇu as U and Śiva as M.
  • holy word used to begin prayers
  • traditional words said at the end of a prayer, with the wish that the mind be at peace
Andap
Om
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
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Alus madya
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Alus singgih
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Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

Om swastiastu.
Traditional greeting, like "shalom". Literally, "Hopefully all will be unharmed."

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Om Swastiastu.

In English:   Om Swastiastu.

In Indonesian:   Om Swastiastu.

In Balinese:   Om Shanti Shanti Shanti Om.

In English:   That's the story of the fool and stubborn like the monkey.

In Indonesian:   Om Shanti Shanti Shanti Om

In Balinese:   Ane jani, kaceritayang juru arahe mapangarah teken Pan Balang Tamak.

Om Swastyastu Pan Balang Tamak, tiang pangarah niki.

In English:  

In Indonesian:   Dikisahhkan, juru arah menginformasikan rencana rapat adat kepada Pan Balang Tamak.

Om Swastyastu Pan Balang Tamak, besok ada rapat adat.