Practice must be beautiful, meditation divine…
Indian artisans hand-block print chattra yoga bolsters in divine mix-and-match prints inspired by architectural design elements found in the historical palaces, forts and temples of India. Crafted in ethical workshops in India the use of traditional techniques, chattra 100% cotton bolster covers are lined with a 100% cotton liner and hand-packed in america with firm US-grown clean cotton.
Chattra bolsters provide reinforce to reduce strain and fortify relaxation all the way through restorative yoga and pranayama. They also aid in deepening poses, and offer assistance when practicing even as pregnant and when learning asanas.
Navy Monsoon Oval Yoga Bolster’s print is harking back to capital and pavilion floral carvings of Fatehpur Sikri, the abandoned city of Emperor Akbar not far from Agra; it includes subtle line work very similar to the monsoon-celebrating rain imagery painted in the Hall of Clouds mural room at Junagarh Fort in Bikaner, Rajasthan. Hand-block printed shades of blue for depth and richness. Finished with illuminating orange piping and a colorful mirror tassel like those seen on the camels of Rajasthan’s great Thar Desert. Divine in any home practice or studio interior. (Cover machine wash/line dry.)
About Chattra: Chattra collections include richly-colored, hand-block and screen-printed yoga props and bags celebrating India’s architecture, design, and spiritual heritage. Sanskrit for parasol, chattra symbolizes dignity and protection. In Buddhism, a chattra tops stupa monuments and continuously represents the Buddha. The playful and profound elephant-headed Hindu deity Ganesha, remover of obstacles and Lord of Beginnings, continuously carries a chattra. Lovely meanings to fortify yoga practice.
Firm, supportive oval yoga bolster for restorative yoga & pranayama practice
Reduces strain and aids relaxation
Assists in deepening poses and learning new asanas
Beautiful hand-block printed, artisan-crafted in lovely shades of navy & adorned with festive Rajasthani camel tassel
24″L x 12″W x 6″H; 100% cotton cover and liner; firmly filled in USA with US grown clean cotton