This Tibetan Mantra Bracelet is completely hand made in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal by highly skilled Artisans who have been practicing their craft using the same traditional methods for many generations.
Your purchase allows them to continue to teach these skills to newer generations and helps them maintain their traditions.
This bracelet is hand pounded copper with embellishments of brass and silver alloys and has the sacred mantra Om Mani Padme Hum in metal cut out letters added to it. This elegant Tibetan cuff bracelet, has an ethnic and vintage look to it and wearing it reminds one that it is a symbol of infinite compassion. It is suitable for and often worn by both men and women. It is said to be a protection bracelet. It is completely adjustable and adapts to any wrist size.
Om Mani Padme Hum is a mantra, or prayer, worn and chanted by many around the world. This sacred Tibetan Mantra can be found carved and painted on rocks or on hillsides wherever a Tibetan Buddhist settlement exists. It is placed for protection as well as a reminder to be compassionate in all things, to all sentient beings in the Universe. It is written on cotton prayer flags that blow the prayers around the world, and is printed on paper scrolls and placed inside Prayer Wheels, that line the outside walls of Buddhist monasteries and temples in various shapes and sizes. Prayer Wheels are spun by hand, as one recites the Mantra which is then carried out into the world to offer peace and protection to all.
Ask any Buddhist scholar about the meaning of this Mantra and you will get a very indepth answer.
Literally translated Om Mani Padme Hum means, "Hail the Jewel in the Lotus" . The Dalai Lama, the head of Tibetan Buddhism, has said this mantra has the power to “transform your impure body, speech and mind into the pure body, speech and mind of a Buddha.” He speaks frequently about invoking respectful Intentions when reciting sacred Mantras such as Om Mani Padme Hum. Everything is about correct intention.....
Repeating this mantra over and over again invokes the loving and unconditional qualities of compassion within oneself.
Whether said out loud or silently to oneself, this is one mantra you may want to practice to help connect you with your innately loving and compassionate nature.
Details of this Mantra Bracelet
Handmade in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal by skilled artisans
Bracelet length: 17 Centimetres; Bracelet width: 15 Millimetres
Materials: hand pounded Copper, Brass, and White Metal
Style: Boho, hippie, spiritual, yogis
Each bracelet is handmade with love in Nepal. Hammered and intricately cut with a wire saw. The Mantra wording along the front is written in Tibetan Script: Om Mani Padme Hum.
It is designed to fit most adult wrist sizes. This style is 17cm in length and 15mm in width. Each cuff you purchase helps bring livelihood to the people in Nepal, which is one of the poorest countries in the world.
All detailing is done entirely by hand, it takes many hours to make these beautiful bracelets and a lot of love and skill has gone into making them. Handmade from start to finish. Wearing this powerful Mantra will help to remind you to recite it often as you move through your daily life.
The meaning of each word of OM MANI PADME HUM
This mantra is believed to carry all of the teachings of the Buddha within it. Reciting this mantra helps to purify out body, speech, and mind.
- Om (ohm)- Om is the sound or “vibration” of the universe. This sound is the most important of all; but in the context of chanting and mantras, it is meant to destroy attachments to ego and establish generosity.
- Ma (mah)- Removes the attachment to jealousy and establishes ethics.
- Ni (nee)- Removes the attachment to desire and establishes patience.
- Pad (pahd)- Removes the attachment to prejudice and establishes perseverance.
Please wear your bracelet mindfully and with compassion and gratitude in your heart.