The Best Meditation Gear of 2018

This is a collection of Arts of Thought’s favorite meditation gear of 2018. All items have been tested, experienced and recommended by our trusted staff. If you would like to see these items on their original sites, please click the images below (or the included links).

Tibetan Sandalwood Mala

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Considered auspicious for all spiritual practices, these fragrant sandalwood malas are hand-strung in Dharamsala, India by Tibetan Refugees.

  • 108 beads strung on durable nylon coated wire.
  • Bead size 8 mm
  • Fair Trade Item
  • Made in India

High-Energy Snowflake Obsidian Mala

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Snowflake Obsidian brings clarity of mind, expands the consciousness, helps you find who you truly are and also aids in identifying old behavioral patterns. This stone carries courage and persistence to those on the edge of hope. It is believed to help reduce the pain of joints problems, cramps and arthritis and to limit the spread of cancer cells throughout the body. It assists one in becoming more receptive to healing energy and a healing attitude.

Since the dawn of time, man has used stone beads strung in a circle as a powerful spiritual symbol. Mala, which means a garland of beads, flowers or prayers, is also known as a rosary or prayer beads. These beautiful 108 bead necklaces can be used in meditation to count repetitions of mantras, prayers or affirmations by rotating the beads between the thumb and fingers. Worn on the body, either inside or outside clothing, these sacred pieces will carry the positive, healing qualities of the stones into your personal energy field.

These malas are strung on 100% silk cord, knotted between each bead. The beads measure 8mm in size. Crafted by longtime yoga practitioners working in a meditative environment. We hope you will appreciate the beauty and power of these sacred beads.

High-Energy Snowflake Obsidian Wrist Mala

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Snowflake Obsidian Power Wrist Mala is used by yoga practitioners for the recitation of mantras in daily practice and also in retreat. Gemstone Malas are also worn as bracelets to bring the blessing of the vibrations of the stone into the body’s energy circuit. This wrist mala contains 21-24 beads plus a Guru Bead.

Snowflake Obsidian – brings clarity of mind, expands the consciousness, helps you find who you truly are and also aids in identifying old behavioral patterns. This stone carries courage and persistence to those on the edge of hope.  It is believed to help reduce the pain of joints problems, cramps and arthritis and to limit the spread of cancer cells throughout the body.  It assists one in becoming more receptive to healing energy and a healing attitude.

  • Beads measure 8mm in size
  • Strung on durable elastic cord
  • Small fits wrist sizes 6.5-7.5 inches
  • Large fits wrist sizes 8-9 inches
  • Handcrafted by longtime yoga practitioners in the USA working in a meditative environment


High-Energy Tiger Eye Mala

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Since the dawn of time, man has used stone beads strung in a circle as a powerful spiritual symbol. Mala, which means a garland of beads, flowers or prayers, is also known as a rosary or prayer beads. These beautiful 108 bead necklaces can be used in meditation to count repetitions of mantras, prayers or affirmations by rotating the beads between the thumb and fingers. Worn on the body, either inside or outside clothing, these sacred pieces will carry the positive, healing qualities of the stones into your personal energy field.

All our handmade malas are strung on 100% silk cord, knotted between each bead. The beads measure 8mm in size. Crafted by longtime yoga practitioners working in a meditative environment. We hope you will appreciate the beauty and power of these sacred beads.

These Tiger Eye Gemstone Prayer Bead Malas promote good luck and prosperity. Tiger eye protects from negativity and misuse of power, grounding prosperity and good luck in your energy field.

 

High-Energy Tiger Eye Wrist Mala

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High-Energy Tiger Eye Wrist Mala is used by yoga practitioners for the recitation of mantras in daily practice and also in retreat.  Gemstone Malas are also worn as bracelets bring the blessing of the vibrations of the stone into the body’s energy circuit. This wrist mala contains 21-24 beads plus a Guru Bead.

Tiger Eye – promotes good luck and prosperity. Tiger eye protects from negativity and misuse of power, grounding prosperity and good luck in your energy field.

  • Beads measure 8mm in size
  • Strung on durable elastic cord
  • Small fits wrist sizes 6.5-7.5 inches
  • Large fits wrist sizes 8-9 inches
  • Handcrafted by longtime yoga practitioners in the USA working in a meditative environment

Buckwheat Zafu and Zabuton Meditation Cushion Set

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  • Sturdy and comfortable cover. Only the zabuton has a removable and washable cover
  • The zafu fill with buckwheat hulls. The zabuton fill with kapok, which is softer and more resilient than cotton batting
  • Buckwheat zafu compresses very little with use. Like sitting in sand they will mold to your shape.
  • Zafu has convenient handle for carrying, adjustable with a zipper opening, and double stitched for extra strength
  • The zafu is approx 14″ in diameter and 7″ in height and weight 7 lbs. The zabuton is approx 30″ long by 28″ wide and may fits people up to 5′ 10″ tall

Ancient Himalayan Incense – Nirvana

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Ancient Tibetan Himalayan Incense is made from all natural aromatic plants and herbs, used by buddhist practitioners for centuries to promote health and healing.

  • Each Package contains 30 sticks with 1 incense holder.
  • Each Stick burns for 45 min
  • Handmade in Nepal

Nirvana Incense – Enlightening with clove, cinnamon, and other herbs

 

Ancient Himalayan Incense – Frankinscence

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Ancient Tibetan Himalayan Incense is made from all natural aromatic plants and herbs, used by buddhist practitioners for centuries to promote health and healing.

  • Each Package contains 30 sticks with 1 incense holder.
  • Each Stick burns for 45 min
  • Handmade in Nepal

Frankincense – Warm balsamic aroma with a hint of lemon.  The aroma is warming, head clearing and calming.

 

Tibetan Wind Horse Prayer Flags

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Tibetan prayer flags are usually to hang indoor and out on roof top or top of mountains that the wind blows and releases prayers into the universe and create a warm environment. In Tibet, Nepal or India, you can see prayer flags on the hill top or on the temple or stupas. The Wind Horse symbolizes well being and good fortune.

Each of the flags has wind horse designs along with prayers and mantras. There are 10 small flags in the roll.

  • Each flag measures 4″ x 4″
  • 100% Cotton
  • The prayer flags are printed in Kathmandu Nepal by a Tibetan Family.

The five flag colors represent the five elements: Blue (earth), White (water), Red (fire), Saffron (infinite space), and Green (cosmic winds). Enjoy the slow fading of color as they hang in the elements. To dispose of old flags with respect, please burn them. 

 

Tibetan Singing Bowl

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Gorgeously engraved tri-metal finish singing bowls ring with a purity that will uplift your heart and relax your mind.  Engraved Buddha symbol adorns this beautiful bowl; comes with a wooden mallet.

Singing bowls are used in yoga, music therapy, sound healing, and religious ceremonies. In the Buddhist tradition, they are played to signal the beginning and the end of silent meditation cycles. Like a bell, the tone is produced by striking the side of the bowl with a wooden mallet. By running the mallet around the bowl – only with slight pressure – a pure tone will eventually rise. When this happens, the bowl is said to sing– hence its name.

  • Made from 7 metals
  • Silver, copper & brass finish
  • Comes with wooden mallet
  • Diameter- 4 inches
  • Made in India with love

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