ablutions: The act of washing oneself. (usually for ceremonial reasons)
Om: A mystic syllable, considered the most sacred mantra.
banyan: An Indian fig tree whose branches produce aerial roots that later become accessory trunks. A mature tree may cover several acres in this manner
|A banyan fig tree.|
Atman: 1. The spiritual life principle of the universe, esp. when regarded as inherent in the real self of the individual. 2. A person's soul.
|A person's soul and their self.|
|Ego is the essence of the self.|
|The Eightfold Path, or the process to achieve Nirvana.|