Using a mala

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Re: Using a mala

Postby Malcolm » Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:29 pm

MalaBeads wrote:I am interested in buying a mala. I have heard that different malas are used for different mantras. I would like to do Tara and Chenrezig mantras mostly. What kind of mala should I buy

You should get a bodhiseed māla since the Buddhist tantras state quite clearly this is preferred general purpose māla.
འ༔ ཨ༔ ཧ༔ ཤ༔ ས༔ མ༔

One who explains any Dharma
without possessing trustworthy scriptures,
has a conceptual nature,
spoiling himself and spoiling others.

-- Ghanavyūha Sūtra
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Re: Using a mala

Postby MalaBeads » Fri Feb 03, 2012 5:58 pm

Thanks, Namdrol.
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