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Regarding japa mala..

My grandmother has gifted me her tulsi mala for chanting... She doesn't use it any more... Seeing my devotion she has given it to me... So please can anyone tell me if i should use that tulsi mala or not?Is it apt to use her tulsi mala for japa?Cz i read somewhere that tulsi mala should be personal..

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  • Hare krsna prabhu
    I think u had read about any other japa mala not of tulasi beads, because chanting on tulasi beads simply means taking help of krsnas most lovable and pure devotee to reach and contact krsna himself....And it's common sense that tulasi maharani is 4 every1 her mercy is for each n every devotee not personal...
    And 1 more Imp. Thing
    Accept that tulasi beads keep it with u but if u wanna chant on it plz get initiated from a bonafied spiritual master, as soon as u get tulasi mala from guru maharaj then after u can chant using tulasi bead else go 4 normal beads....agtsp hari bol☺
  • E-Counselor

    Hare Krsna Prabhuji,


    Grandmother is one of the gurus - please accept and start chanting on those beads. No need to think so much.


    Your servant,

    Radha Rasamayi DD

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