Antique Raktu seed Japa Mala

$ 18.86



The Antique Raktu Seed Japa Mala is a unique and spiritually significant piece of prayer jewelry that holds deep roots in Tibetan Buddhist traditions. This mala is crafted using Raktu seeds, which come from the Raktu tree and are revered for their spiritual symbolism. 

Raktu Seeds sometimes referred to as the brother of Bodhi seeds, are a well-liked option for Japa Mala Necklaces and beaded wrist mala. These seeds are renowned for giving the wearer Lord Buddha's blessings and for raising their level of consciousness and cognition. Accessories manufactured from this seed bead are ideal for extended meditations and practitioners since they are tiny and lightweight. The Raktu seeds used in this mala are considered sacred in Tibetan Buddhism and are highly valued for their smooth texture and deep reddish-brown color. These seeds are believed to have protective and healing properties, making them a cherished component of spiritual practice.

The Antique Raktu Seed Japa Mala typically consists of 108 beads, although variations in bead counts can be found. Each Raktu seed 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 a larger bead known as the guru bead or the meru 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 Raktu 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 Raktu seed beads serve as a tangible reminder of the potential for healing, protection, and spiritual growth.

Wearing or using this antique mala allows individuals to connect with the rich spiritual traditions of Tibet and Tibetan 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 Raktu 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 Raktu seeds and the teachings they represent.

You may experience an improvement in your understanding skills by wearing the beaded seed Japa Mala as a sibling seed of the Bodhi seed. Under the blessing of Lord Buddha, you will also be able to notice an improvement in your mental clarity and an increase in your level of awareness.


Additional Information


42 g


10 × 5 × 10 cm


Raktu Seed

Knot Type


  • Materials: Raktu seed beads, Bodhi seed beads, White metal (Endless knot)
  • Length: 18 inches
  • Bead Number: 108
  • Bead Size: 8 mm
  • These bodhi seed beads are used as spacer beads
  • It is the perfect mala for meditation practice and everyday wear.
  • Red nylon string with fixed knot
  • Handmade in Nepal.