Auspicious 108 Bead Antique Bodhi Seed Mala

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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.