We have a beautiful selection of crescent zafus that are ideal for use in your meditation practice. The tapered effect of our crescent shaped zafus will allow you to meditate for long periods of time without loss of circulation. Each zafu will conform and follow the shape of your leg to the ground for comfort and stability. Additionally, all of our meditation zafus have a built in zippered closure for adjusting the inside fill. Choose from a variety of standard colors and regal patterns. These crescent shaped zafus will heighten your meditation experience and are also ideal for any activity where it is necessary to sit on the floor.
In Zen Buddhism, meditation is called zazen. Practitioners of Zen sit in a lotus position on soft cushions called zafus and attempt to block out the outer world to gain enlightenment and overcome earthly desires.
You'll love this forest green crescent zafu, or Zen meditation cushion in your personal meditation practice. One of the tactics used in Zen Meditation to bring about enlightenment and separate the practitioner from the stresses and desires of the outside
Zen Buddhism in Japan is divided into two main schools, the Rinzai school, founded by the monk Myoan Eisai, and the Soto school, brought to Japan in the thirteenth century by the Buddhist monk Dogen Zenji.
Comfortable, durable and stylish, this Damask Crescent Zafu from the Crescent Zafus Collection is an ideal cushion choice for meditation. It has a double-stitched handmade quality, designed and crafted by practicing Buddhists.
Translated into "sewn seat" or "cushion for sitting" a zafu is a rounded cushion that is best associated with the practice of meditation. This zafu is created using 100% cotton duck shell and printed with a classic bamboo motif.