Dzi Bead Inlaid Yak Bone Prayer Mala

$ 39.72



The Dzi Bead Inlaid Yak Bone Prayer Mala is a unique type of prayer beads or meditation tool that combines the beauty of Dzi beads and the craftsmanship of inlaid yak bone. This mala is commonly used in Tibetan Buddhist practices and holds spiritual significance.

Dzi beads are ancient Tibetan and Himalayan beads that are highly revered for their spiritual properties. They are believed to possess protective and auspicious qualities and are considered as powerful symbols of good fortune, spiritual blessings, and divine protection. Dzi beads are often adorned with intricate patterns, symbols, and markings, each carrying its own meaning.

Yak bone, on the other hand, is a traditional material used in Tibetan crafts. It holds a special place in Tibetan culture and spirituality, as the yak is considered a sacred animal in the Himalayan region. Yak bone is known for its durability and is often used in the creation of various artistic and religious objects.

The Dzi Bead Inlaid Yak Bone Prayer Mala is created by stringing yak bone beads together, with Dzi beads inlaid at regular intervals. The mala typically consists of 108 beads, a sacred number in many spiritual traditions. It is designed with a guru bead and a tassel, which signify the beginning and end of the mala.

When using the mala for meditation or chanting, the practitioner moves their fingers along the beads while reciting mantras or prayers. This rhythmic movement helps to cultivate focus, concentration, and a sense of mindfulness. The Dzi beads, with their symbolic significance, add an extra layer of spiritual energy and intention to the practice.

The combination of Dzi beads and yak bone in the mala creates a powerful and visually appealing tool for spiritual practice. It serves as a reminder of the wearer's connection to the divine, while the yak bone represents the sacredness of life and the natural world.

The Dzi Bead Inlaid Yak Bone Prayer Mala can be worn as a necklace or wrapped around the wrist as a bracelet, allowing the wearer to carry its spiritual energy throughout the day. It is also commonly placed on altars or kept in a sacred space when not in use, honoring its significance and maintaining its spiritual potency.

While this mala is rooted in Tibetan Buddhist traditions, it can be appreciated by individuals from various spiritual backgrounds who are drawn to its beauty, symbolism, and the spiritual energy it carries.

In many cultures, using any living thing as an ornament, especially a bone, is frowned upon. In contrast, bones are viewed in Buddhism as an embodiment of spiritual wisdom, teachings, and insights into the essence of life. We receive a piece of jewelry that guards us, sharpens our senses, and helps us recover when we mix it with the Dzi beads, which are well renowned for warding off the evil eye.

Benefits of Yak Bone Prayer Mala with Dzi Bead Inlay

Bone jewelry, such as the Dzi Bead Inlaid Yak Bone Prayer Mala, is used in Tibetan culture and Buddhism to improve mental clarity so that you can access the teachings of the ancients. You also benefit from the healing and protecting qualities of Dzi beads when you add them.

 Additional Information


105 g


10 × 5 × 10 cm


Dzi Beads

Knot Type


  • Materials:  Yak bone, Tibetan Dzi Bone
  • Bead size: 9 mm each
  • Bead number: 108
  • Length: 16.5 inch
  • Black Nylon string with  a adjustable knot
  • Handmade in Nepal.