Malas are Tibetan rosaries, traditionally used for special Buddhist practice. Because Tibetan Buddhism suggests that there are 108 negative emotions to overcome, malas such as this Bone Counter Japa Mala are strung with 108 beads, one bead for each mantra.
- Strung bone beads.
- Finished with a cotton tassel ends and bone beads.
- Use for meditation or spiritual practice.
- Designed In: Nepal
- Material(s): Bone
- Dimensions: 28"
- Keywords: japa, japa mala, malas, rosary, bone, Nepal, meditation
Country of Origin
You might recognize Nepal, nestled on the border of Tibet and India and situated in the Himalayas, as the birthplace of the Buddha. The spiritual destination is a family favorite for Yak & Yeti founders, who ethically source their boho pieces from local artisans on their annual trips. Their fair-trade label offers Zen apparel, jewelry, accessories, home décor, ritual objects, meditation tools, and more–all rooted in the multifaceted Yogic culture.
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