This lapis wrist mala bracelet has a yak bone spacer with the Compassionate Buddha Mantra "OM MANI PADME HUM". Lapis is known as a stone of protection and encourages inner self knowledge and self-awareness. It also aids in confrontation and speaking one’s truth. Lapis resonates with the throat and third eye chakra.
The beads measure approximately 8mm, however may vary slightly in size due to their handmade nature. Prayer beads are usually used for meditation, counting mantras, and prostration. Malas are worn on the left wrist while not in use. Please contact me with any further questions.
Suggested mantras for this mala:
"Om Muni Muni Maha Muni Ye Soha" to Lord Buddha Shakyamuni
"Om Tare Turi Tutari Turi Soha" to White Tara
"Tayatha Om Pekatse Pekatse Maha Pekatse Raza Samu Gati Soha" to Medicine Buddha
1. Hold the mala with the long knot at the top. Use thumb and forefinger from each hand to hold beads on either side of the knot (left hand holds the bead on the eft, right hand holds the bead on the right).
2. Pull hands apart and away from the long knot. Our malas are usually knotted a little tight so you can pull pretty hard!
3. To tighten, pull small beads at the end of the strings.
**due to the natural methods used to dye the yak bone bead, these beads are not waterproof