The Vrinda Tulasi japa mala is an amazing addition to our new ‘Rishika’ sacred jewelry collection. Pure tulasi (tulsi, or holy basil) beads accented with deep blue Lapis Lazuli beads and hand strung with blue natural fiber thread.
Tulasi - Worship of Tulasi ( Holy Basil) plant has been an ancient part of the Vedic tradition, dating back thousands of years and continuing to the present day. Every morning, families throughout India offer water and flowers to Srimati Tulasi Devi before starting their day. Devotees of Krishna have used Tulasi beads for their sacred practices from time immemorial in India.
Ayurvedic physicians have long been aware of the innumerable health benefits of Tulasi leaves. They are know to aid in combating respiratory ailments, relieves sore throat, lowers blood pressure, to name just a few.
Growing a tulasi plant in the garden or indoors is very beneficial for the vibration of a home.
This is a 108 bead Mala, pproximately 36" circumference and the tulasi beads are 7mm in size.
The perfect knotting in between makes it ideal for counting Kriya/Japa.
This beautiful mala is handcrafted in Rishikesh, India