This unisex shawl is designed to be worn during meditation or prayer, but is also warn for comfort when there is a chill in the air or used as decoration in the home and on altars. The soft and light fabric has a slight shine. It is hand-printed in terracotta with the Maha Mantra in decorative Sanskrit letters, an attractive contrast that highlights the ancient prayer.
This shawl is an exclusive design and is made from 100% natural jute fiber. The Maha Mantra means “the great prayer” and is one of the most popular by spiritual seekers and yoga practitioners.
Name explanation: Maha Mantra means “great mantra” in Sanskrit, the ancient language of Hinduism. The prayer is composed of the divine names Krishna and Rama, as well as “Hare,” which means Krishna’s divine energy and many interpret as “Radha,” Krishna’s eternal consort who represents eternal devotion. The mantra is a request to be engaged in service to God and has the power to remove all impurities from the one who recites it with complete devotion.Manufacturing process: The fabric is dyed and printed by hand by artisan groups in India.
Sustainability: The 100% natural fabric is made from the jute plant, a highly renewable fiber grown abundantly in India that increases soil fertility for other crops. Each shawl is hand printed, providing employment for marginalized artisans and reducing production waste. Shipping materials are made from recycled and reused packaging products.