Modern Day Mantras

Modern Day Mantras It’s no secret that the world of hand-crafted Mala jewelry goes hand-in-hand with culturally defined mantra meditation.  Using Mala beads, one would repeat their mantra as a way to focus their thoughts and help quiet their mind; mantras are either...

What is a Mala?

You’ve probably heard of a Rosary. The beaded necklace that Catholics use to count their prayers. Did you know that Hindu’s use a similar necklace? They call it a “Mala” which is a Sanskrit translation of a word that means “garland.” Buddhist traditions also use a...

Ganitri Seed also called Rudraksha Seed

The Ganitri Seed Our Malas are largely made out of the Ganitri seed (Indonesia), or the Rudraksha Tree, as it is formally called in India and Asia, and this tree produces seeds that are considered to be sacred in the Hindu religion.  Ganitri seeds are believed to be...