The Yak is a long-haired animal found throughout the Himalayan region of south Central Asia, the Tibetan Plateau and as far north as Mongolia and Russia.
All the Yak bones used in our jewelry are the leftover from the domestic population that died from natural causes.
Believed to maintain good blood circulationand the flow of healing energies. Tibetan yak bone beads are used to honor the animals that serve humankind and to inspire practitioners to likewise serve others.
The lotus flower is symbolic of purity, beauty, and rebirth. It has been hailed as a representation of how difficulties and trials can bring forth a majestic transformation in a person as he or she is honed and molded into the beauty they are today. It shows that there is more to beauty than what meets the eye.
Jewelry made from the bones of Yak are used commonly in mantra recitation, mindfulness practice, meditation, yoga, prayer and reflection.
This is a Fair Trade item.ThisTibetan Yak Bone Lotus Carved Bracelet is carefully hand made by superior crafts people, exiled Tibetans refugees living in Nepal.