Definition: Brahman is a concept of Hinduism that covers the idea of a first cause. It is also described as an eternal mystery. The word Om is said to capture the essence of Brahman. Brahman is a neuter concept distinct from the creator god Brahma.
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- "Brahman" A Dictionary of Creation Myths. David Adams Leeming and Margaret Adams Leeming. Oxford University Press 2009