Common in Buddhist culture, a meditation stool is a way to find enlightenment without your legs falling asleep. They are always made of high-quality materials so they will last an incredibly long time, usually the lifetime of the person using it. Seeking enlightenment doesn't necessarily require a stool but it certainly doesn't hurt. Take a look at our collection of meditation stools and find your center.
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Zen Meditation Stool
What We Like: Stackable and foldable
What We Don’t Like: Not water-resistant
Not So Good For: Outdoor use
Perfect For: Taking on the go
This meditation stool helps keep the spine upright and relaxed to encourage proper posture while praying, meditating, or relaxing. The bench helps tilt the pelvis forward for an easy seating position, and the foam seat is upholstered with 100% organic cotton to ensure comfort.
The folding chair can be flattened to fit in a bag or backpack, so it’s easy to take on the go. The durable birch wood is finished in natural beeswax for a soft sheen. The high-quality sustainable benches are hand-crafted in a family-run shop to ensure careful detailing. The benches are stackable so that even with a set of meditation stools, you can store them without taking up too much space.
Meditation Stool with Cushion
What We Like: Ergonomic design, anti-slip legs
What We Don’t Like: Not stackable
Not So Good For: Using as a set
Perfect For: Various seating positions
This eco-friendly, sustainable bamboo bench has a removable cushion that accommodates multiple positions, including lotus and cross-legged. You can use the removable cushion on the bench or beneath your legs as support.
By locking the magnetic hinges, the anti-slip legs prevent your bench from shifting while you are seated. You can avoid interruptions from discomfort or shifting benches while praying or meditating. The angled legs tilt the bench forward slightly to provide support and improve posture. The bench encourages better circulation and deep breathing that can enhance your focus. Use the included zippered carry bag to transport the bench to classes, retreats, offices, and studios.
Japanese Meditation Stool
What We Like: Recycled wood, curved saddle seat
What We Don’t Like: Limited seating positions
Not So Good For: Lotus or cross-legged seating positions
Perfect For: Accent piece
This Japanese-style stool is a versatile piece that uses recycled wood with natural wood grain color variation, making each piece unique. With a curved saddle seat and unique wide base, it is a visually dynamic piece that can serve multiple functions.
The ergonomic design encourages proper spinal alignment and can be an excellent seat for work desks. Pair the stool with other dark wood pieces to create a rustic feel in a home office or living space. To create a peaceful Zen space, play with natural light, add hanging plants and use the stool on a comfortable plush rug.
Folding Wooden Meditation Stool
What We Like: Water-resistant
What We Don’t Like: No cushion included
Not So Good For: Maximum comfort
Perfect For: Using as a seat or table
This solid teak wood folding meditation stool is durable and waterproof to prevent water damage from water and sweat. The lightweight design is easy to transport between multiple locations so that you can practice your posture in any setting. The 10” stool is ideal for meditation, praying, and sitting by encouraging proper spine alignment.
It folds for convenient storage and can be used as a small table for a post-meditation cup of tea or snack. Use the stool to help correct your posture through ergonomic angles, or use it as a guide for yoga seating positions and comfortable meditation.
Round Meditation Stool
What We Like: Tufted cushion
What We Don’t Like: Frame and cushion sold separately
Not So Good For: All-in-one stool set
Perfect For: Use as a footstool or meditation stool
This cushion footstool set features a twill fabric cushion that uses a polyester core that provides stability. The cushion fits the premium stool frame that can be purchased separately. The cushion is reversible so that it can alternate between sides during long meditation sessions.
The stool cushion uses a stylish design that fits most modern home aesthetics and can be used as a footstool. Style with a soft, handwoven rug and muted colors to blend into a Zen living space. Its multifunctional design is perfect for use as furniture or decor piece and as a meditation stool.
The small, wooden and incredibly resistant meditation stool is an exceptionally practical piece of equipment for those who value meditation, yoga and other relaxation. The whole made in attractive shape is a small work of art.
Meditaion bench or stool designed to be compact, lightweight and comfortable
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Yoga meditation stool bench seiza bench
A gorgeous meditation bench that will bring to your home soothing accents and detailed craftsmanship. Made of solid wood in a two-toned natural and espresso finish, the bench is well-balanced, and adorned with OM symbol on top.
Adjustable Tilt meditation stool Big Foot by theyankeewoodsmith
An aesthetic traditional low-profile meditation chair with a dark brown-finished wooden frame. It has tiny square feet and a back with a cylindrical thick padded top rail. Upholstery is of quality red fabric with a bit lighter floral design.
African inspired benchstool
A handy wooden stool for meditation is African inspired furniture is perfect for lovers of all kinds of relaxation. All in a stylish form delights, making the bench is outside the functionality also a beautiful decorative accent.
Designed by talented Japanese artisans, this beautiful meditation bench can also be successfully used as a convenient shower stool. Crafted of waterproof teak, the bench comes with a shapely seat, and spread legs with a stretcher.
Adjustable tilt style meditation stool by theyankeewoodsmith
Cushion for Meditation Stool Hessian
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Spalted Maple and Yellow Cedar Meditation Stool
Meditation not only sharpens the senses, soothes but improves health and concentration. For it you may need a wooden stool for meditation, of course, made of ecological bamboo wood. For those who have a problem with cross-legged seating.
Folding Meditation Stool
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