Tibetan Meditation ShawlMeditation or prayer shawls have been used for thousands of years in Tibet. These shawls are intended to surround the person during the meditation session and are believed to hold the energy that accumulates and also has a beneficial effect on the mind. As the body cools down during meditation, extra warmth is provided by the shawl helping the body and stopping the mind from distraction. This lightweight shawl is perfect for meditating, to lie on, as a cover up, or to wrap up in to keep warm. Made in Tibet, the deep rich burgundy, super soft, viscose-poly blend fabric is luxurious and comfortable. Each corner is embroidered with a Visva-Vajra Double Dorje symbol representing firmness of spirit and spiritual power. It measures 35" x 95".