- Bodhi seed is commonly referred to as the wisdom tree, and each source is said to bear the fruits of knowledge for all beings. It is used for spiritual promise, dedication & faith. Bodhi seed beads can be used for counting all types of mantras, as well as other prayers, prostrations, circumambulations, and so forth. It is the bestower of knowledge and the remover of obstacles too.
- The six syllables, Om Mani Padme Hum, mean that in dependence on the practice of a path which is an indivisible union of method and wisdom, you can transform your impure body, speech, and mind into the pure exalted body, address, and sense of a Buddha.