Om is a very beautiful, single syllable word. In early Hindu scripture, it is said that "All the Vedas [wisdom of religious texts] talk about THAT GOAL, to know which, people take to a life of study and discipline, that I will tell you briefly. THAT IS OM." Enjoy your yoga sessions with this cheerful sling bag with a hand-embroidered 'Om' symbol. Perfect for your trusty yoga mat, organic, locally made, with lots of love. Made in San Teodoro, Mabini, Batangas, Philippines by the same women behind Luntian Bags -- a livelihood program that provides jobs for unemployed women and promotes the use of stylish, earth-friendly reusable bags.