With so many meditation cushions available, making a choice can be overwhelming. This concise list of meditation cushions that we offer at Sage Meditation might help you to narrow down the choice.
With each cushion we talk about Kapok and Buckwheat Hull Fill. To learn more about these two types of fill, please read our article on Kapok vs. Buckwheat Hulls.
Please note that these images do not offer size comparison as they are not to scale. We've made each image as large as possible to show detail.
Zafu Meditation Cushion
The Zafu Meditation Cushion is the traditional, round meditation cushion. It is a simple design that has been around for centuries and does a good job of helping you achieve the correct posture for cross-legged sitting meditation. It is available with either Kapok or Buckwheat Hull fill.
Rectangular Meditation Cushion
The Rectangular Meditation Cushion is a simple bolster-type meditation cushion. The larger version is filled with Kapok and the smaller version is filled with Buckwheat Hulls. This style of cushion helps to raise the hips for better posture during sitting meditation.
Cosmic Meditation Cushion
The Cosmic Cushion Meditation Cushion is an innovative design in meditation cushions. You will sit fully on top of this cushion and its built-in slope will help you achieve the right posture for sitting meditation. It is available with either Kapok or Buckwheat Hull fill.
Heavenly Buckwheat Bean Meditation Cushion
The Heavenly Buckwheat Bean offers a cutout area to accommodate the feet, but it does not have a built-in slope. It is a lower cushion at 3 or 4 inches (your choice). It is only available filled with Buckwheat Hulls.
Mobile Meditator Meditation Cushion
The Mobile Meditator is an inflatable cushion similar in shape to our popular Cosmic Cushion. It's ideal for travel. The felted surface is "sticky" so you won't slip on the cushion.
Zabuton Meditation Cushion
The Zabuton Meditation Cushion is filled with soft cotton batting. This cushion is designed to cushion the feet, ankles, and legs during sitting meditation. You can pair this with any of our other sitting meditation cushions to reduce the chance your legs will fall asleep.
Zafu and Zabuton Meditation Cushion Set
The Zafu and Zabuton Meditation Cushion Set makes it easy to purchase these two cushions together. The Zabuton will make a big difference in your comfort level during sitting meditation as it contains soft cotton batting to cushion your feet, ankles, and legs.
Cosmic Cushion and Zabuton Meditation Cushion Set
The Cosmic Cushion is also available in a set with the Zabuton Meditation Cushion. Again, this arrangement creates the most comfortable situation for sitting meditation. Read this article on Leg Numbness to see how to remedy the problem.
Rectangular and Zabuton Meditation Cushion Set
We offer the Rectangular Meditation Cushion in a set with the Zabuton. Since it is quite common for customers to order these cushions together, we make it easier to navigate the web site and order them together under one product title.
Dhyana Meditation Cushion
The Dhyana Meditation Cushion is becoming a very popular cushion for both its simplicity and it low price. The cushion is one piece with the seat attached and flippable to create two levels of seat height. It is stuffed with Kapok to create a soft yet firm sitting base.
Tush Cush Meditation Cushion
The Tush Cush is an orthopedic cushion. It features a cutout for the tailbone. It is not designed to be a floor sitting cushion, but rather to be to placed on a chair or stool to help achieve a better posture, to add cushioning to the chair, and to protect the tailbone from pressure.
Kapok Support Meditation Cushion
The Kapok Support Cushion is a lightly stuffed pillow that can be used in a number of ways to support the body during meditation. It can be tucked under the knee or placed behind the back or neck for support.
Meditation Knee Pillow
The Meditation Knee Pillow is ideal for supporting the knees during cross-legged or half and full lotus sitting. It's the perfect size to tuck under the knee. It can be turned and rotated to provide different heights for your desired level of support.
I hope this information has been helpful to you and will point you in the right direction.
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