Om <--> Amen

Walker Trimble wytrimbl at SAS.UPENN.EDU
Tue Nov 17 16:38:52 UTC 1998

>Vedas and in the
>declarations of the Upnishads.
Also in early Upanisads "Om" means just "yes," equivalent to "tathaa."  Is
it possible that it could have first just been an affirmative particle that
later gained its cosmic signifcance and was not fabricated from the vowel
tables of the Sanskrit alphabet?

Walker Trimble

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