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mollusque commented on the word siakra
A different translator might have rendered these as om and chakra. Pro, what's the Italian edition say?
October 4, 2008
wordwench commented on the word siakra
Well, now you've got me all piqued about the 'Um'.
Siakra though, who knew I had one? I vow herewith to start taking much better care of it, as much is so.
October 3, 2008
If the syllable um is properly pronounced, it becomes a powerful mantra and produces fluid currents of harmony in the psyche through the siakra, or frontal plexus.
--Umberto Eco, 1988, Foucault's Pendulum, p. 197
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