Dimension/Size: 7.1 "H X 5" diameter
Weight: 655 grams
This is a 5 in 1 Copper Prayer Wheel in a beautiful round metal frame
embossed with Tibetan Eight Auspicious symbols and Om Mani mantra. The 5
copper prayer wheels are filled with paper rolls full of powerful Om
Mani Mantra inside the hollow cylinder. The outer is embossed with two
line Om Mani Mantra. The frame is embossed with Lotus petals, Om Mani
Mantras and have tibetan eight auspicious symbols at the base of the
This is a master piece and has a lot of intricate work and embossing. The artist has truly shown off his artistic work in this beautiful prayer wheel.
Prayer wheels have a very powerful purpose in the Tibetan culture.
Prayer Wheels are a manifestation of the Compassion Buddha's holy speech. Turning the prayer wheel with bodhichitta motivation while reciting the 6-syllable mantra will allow "one to collect more extensive merit to quickly achieve enlightenment than an arhat who abides for many years in the blissful state of peace for oneself alone." (Lama tubten Zopa Rinpoche) "..in the text by the 4th Panchen Lama, I translated a section in which Amitabha Buddha says, 'Anyone who recites the six syllables while turning the Dharma wheel at the same time is equal in fortune to the Thousand Buddhas,' and in which Shakyamuni Buddha says that turning the prayer wheel once is better than having done one, seven, or nine years of retreat." (Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche from the forward to WHEEL OF GREAT COMPASSION~ The Practice of the Prayer Wheel in Tibetan Buddhism by Lorne Ladner.