Om Mantra "German Silver" Mala 9mm
Oṃ maṇi padme hūṃ is the six-syllabled Sanskrit mantra particularly associated with the four-armed Avalokiteshvara (Tibetan Chenrezig, Chinese Guanyin), the bodhisattva of compassion. Mani means "jewel" or "bead" and Padma means "the lotus flower", the Buddhist Sacred Flower. Literally "the jewel in the flower
"Thus the six syllables, OM MANI PADME HUM, mean that by the practice of a path which is an indivisible union of method and wisdom, you can transform your impure body, speech, and mind into the pure exalted body, speech, and mind of a Buddha" -HH the Dalai Lama
- German silver bead mala with hand etched "OM MANI PADME HUM" mantra on each bead
- German silver, sometimes called alpacca silver is a copper alloy with nickel and often zinc. The usual formulation is 60% copper, 20% nickel and 20% zinc
- Beads approx. 9mm rondelle shape
- Strand approx. 28"
- Handcrafted in Nepal