Remember one of those days when your mind gets stuck at what one of your colleagues just said to you? At such times, a mantra can uplift you from your cycle of thoughts easily. Mantras bring up the positivity in you. More specifically, the mantra ‘Om Namah Shivaya has the power to nullify negative planetary effect and vastu dosha. *** What makes ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ powerful? ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ is one of the most powerful chantings. It comprises of the letters, ‘Om’, ‘Na’, ‘Ma’, ‘Shi’, ‘Va’, ‘Ya’. Here, ‘Na’, ‘Ma’, ‘Shi’, ‘Va’, ‘Ya’, represent the five elements Earth, water, fire, air and ether. ‘OM’ is the sound of the universe; ‘OM’ is the symbol of life force. ‘OM’ means peace and love. So, when there is peace, love and harmony in all the five elements, there is bliss and joy. So, ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ indicates the transcendental universal consciousness. Its chanting energizes that subtle aspect of the universe. *** Listen to this relaxing chant whenever you are low or when your mind is muddled in too many thoughts or when you simply want to remember Lord Shiva. The chanting will take to your mind’s peaceful plane effortlessly.