A beautifully handcrafted table stand prayer wheel with an incense burner on top, perfect for indoor shrine and altar.
The wheel is engraved with the “Om Mani Padme Hum” and attached to the a stable wooden frame. On top is an incense burner/ holder decorated with the 8 auspicious Buddhist symbols.Inside are scrolls containing mantras and prayers which multiply with each turn.
The prayers wheels is ubiquitous in Bhutan. The cylindrical wheel ranges from hand-held to huge powered wheel which are filled with prayers mantras. Monks and devotees spin the well to multiply the number of prayers they expressed by millions. Buddhist also believes that by spinning the well, it helps to concentrate the mind on the mantras and the prayers they are reciting.
Approx. 34cm height (incl. incense burner on top)
25cm long (wooden frame)
prayer wheels is about 16cm height.
Weight: 1,745 grams
Hardwood, metal, copper, brass and paper scroll