In sanskrit, "Bodhi" translates to “enlightened” or "awakenened," meaning that the bodhi seed means “enlightened seed.” Bodhi is also a term in Buddhism to reflect a Buddha’s understanding of the true nature of things.
The Lotus flower is regarded in many different cultures, especially in eastern religions, as a symbol of purity, enlightenment, self-regeneration and rebirth. Its characteristics are a perfect analogy for the human condition: even when its roots are in the dirtiest waters, the Lotus produces the most beautiful flower.
With our Assorted White Lotus & Bodhi Root Bead Malas you have your pick of beautifully handcrafted malas to wear as you like. Wear them as meditative aids, express your intentions or show off your sense of style. A perfect gift for yourself or for the man/woman who appreciates the energy and beauty of the cultures these symbols embody.