Antique Nepali Bodhi Seed Japa Mala

$ 44.62



The Antique Nepali Bodhi Seed Japa Mala is a cherished and spiritually significant piece of prayer jewelry that holds deep roots in Buddhist traditions. This mala is crafted using Bodhi seeds, which come from the sacred Bodhi tree, symbolizing enlightenment and spiritual awakening.

The Bodhi seeds used in this mala are considered sacred and revered in Buddhist practices. They carry the essence of the Bodhi tree under which the Buddha attained enlightenment, making them powerful symbols of spiritual growth and transformation.

The Antique Nepali Bodhi Seed Japa Mala consists of 108 beads, although variations in bead counts can be found. The number 108 holds great significance in spiritual practices and represents various aspects of existence and the cosmos. Each bead is individually knotted on a durable thread, symbolizing the interconnectedness of all beings and the unity of body, speech, and mind.

At the center of the mala, there is an inlaid Brass bead as a guru bead. This bead serves as a focal point and represents the starting and ending point of the mala. It symbolizes the guidance and wisdom of the spiritual teacher or guru, reminding the practitioner of their connection to the sacred teachings.

The Antique Nepali Bodhi Seed Japa Mala is not only a beautiful piece of jewelry but also a powerful tool for spiritual practice. It can be used for japa, the repetition of sacred mantras, to focus the mind and deepen one's spiritual journey. The Bodhi seed beads serve as a tangible reminder of the potential for inner growth and enlightenment.

Wearing or using this antique mala allows individuals to connect with the rich spiritual traditions of Nepal and Buddhism. It serves as a reminder to cultivate mindfulness, compassion, and a deeper connection with oneself and the world around them.

Whether used for personal meditation or as a meaningful gift, the Antique Nepali Bodhi Seed Japa Mala embodies the beauty and spirituality of ancient practices. It invites individuals to embark on a path of self-discovery, inner peace, and spiritual exploration while honoring the sacredness of the Bodhi seeds and the teachings they represent.


Additional Information


126 g


15 × 5 × 15 cm


Mala Beads

Knot Type


  • Materials: Seed (Bodhi & Rudraksha) & Inlaid Brass bead
  • Size of beads: 13 mm (Bodhi), 12 mm (Inlaid brass bead) & 7 mm (Rudraksha seed)
  • Length of mala: 25 inches long
  • There are 108 beads excluding spacer beads
  • The string is brown in color with a fixed knot
  • Handmade in Nepal