- This authentic 108 bead mala is made with beautiful dark bodhi beads and a white metal mantra bead. It features the mantra of compassion, Om Mani Padme Hum, in Tibetan script.
- Wearing or meditating with this mala will remind you to be compassionate and kind. The larger size of these beads can be very satisfying for counting. When not in use, it can be wrapped 3-5 times loosely around most wrists.
- Simply strung on heavy cotton cord and finished with a bodhi guru bead. Handmade by Tibetan artisans in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Bodhi seed beads can be used for counting all types of mantras as well as other prayers. These dark-speckled seed beads have special meaning for all seekers of divine wisdom. "Bodhi" in Sanskrit means enlightenment; as an "enlightened" seed, many practitioners use these malas for their essence and inherent teachings within each seed.
Mala measures about 39 inches around. Beads are approximately 13-14mm.