Carnelian Stone is also recognized as a motivator and endurance stone, as well as a stone of leadership and courage. It promotes creativity. It also inspires. Encourages vigor, bravery, and great life decisions. It also improves attention and aids in recovery from abuse, heals depression, and dispels emotional negativity. Aside from that, this stone is claimed to improve fertility, intimacy, desire, and compassion.
Bodhi seed is also known as the wisdom tree, and each source is considered to hold knowledge for all beings. It is used to represent spiritual promise, commitment, and trust. Bodhi seed beads can be used to count mantras, as well as other prayers, prostrations, and circumambulations. It is both a source of knowledge and a remover of impediments.
The Antique Bodhi Carnelian Stone Japa Mala is a captivating and spiritually significant prayer and meditation tool that embodies both antiquity and the energy of natural gemstones. This mala combines the sacredness of Bodhi seeds and the vibrant energy of Carnelian stones, creating a unique and powerful spiritual accessory.
The mala features Bodhi seeds, which hold deep symbolism in Buddhism as they are derived from the Bodhi tree under which Gautama Buddha attained enlightenment. The Bodhi seeds used in this mala are considered antique, suggesting they are at least a century old. Their aged and weathered appearance adds to their spiritual value and connects the wearer to the rich history of meditation and spiritual practices.
Intertwined with the Bodhi seeds are Carnelian stones, which are known for their vibrant orange to reddish-brown hues. Carnelian is associated with motivation, courage, and vitality. It is believed to awaken the creative spirit, enhance self-expression, and stimulate positive energy flow. The inclusion of Carnelian stones in this mala infuses it with the dynamic and empowering energies associated with this gemstone.
As a japa mala, it is designed to aid in the repetition of mantras or prayers during meditation. The mala typically consists of 108 beads, allowing the practitioner to count their repetitions and stay focused on their spiritual practice. The antique Bodhi seeds and Carnelian stones serve as tactile reminders, imbued with the energy and intentions of the practitioner.
The antique nature of this mala adds a layer of history and reverence to its allure. It carries the imprints of past spiritual journeys and the devotion of previous practitioners. Owning and using an antique Bodhi Carnelian Stone Japa Mala connects one to the traditions and wisdom of the past, fostering a sense of continuity and reverence for spiritual practices.
This mala not only serves as a sacred tool for meditation and prayer but also as a tangible symbol of one's commitment to spiritual growth and self-discovery. The combination of antique Bodhi seeds and vibrant Carnelian stones creates a harmonious balance between ancient wisdom and dynamic energy, facilitating a deeper connection to the self and the spiritual realm. With each bead, the practitioner moves closer to a state of inner peace, transformation, and enlightenment.
10 × 5 × 10 cm
- This beautiful Mala is made with Stone (Carnelian & Lava) as well as Bodhi seed
- The beads measure 8 mm (Carnelian) & 12 mm (Bodhi Seed) each
- There are 108 beads on the mala
- Carnelian stone motivates. Encourages vitality, courage, and positive life choices
- Bodhi seed is used for spiritual promise, dedication & faith.
- Lava stone gives us strength and courage, allowing us stability through times of change.
- The string is brown in color with a fixed knot
- Handmade in Nepal.