One-of-a-kind, antique Tibetan bodhi seed mala purchased directly from Boudhanath in Nepal. These small wood bodhi seeds are truly stunning and each bead is unique. Mala comes with a gorgeous gold embroidered silk mala bag.
Bodhi seed beads can be used for counting all types of mantras, as well as other prayers, prostrations, circumambulations, and so forth. 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.
Seeds are approximately 12-13mm with a 15mm guru bead. Measures approximately 45 inches around.