From the budget to the super-luxurious, there’s a whole host of meditation chairs to choose from. And if you’re in the market for a new one, deciding which to go for can be a challenge.
And being as meditation is meant to be a relaxing process, we’ve taken the stress out of the equation with our list of the 6 best meditation chairs. You are very welcome…
1. Seagrass Harmony Meditation Yoga Chair
OK, so we’ve gone straight in at the luxury end of the market – but you have to agree, the Seagrass Harmony Mediation Yoga Chair is a thing of beauty! And it’s pretty damn comfy too…
With its super-comfy cushioning and a choice of white or cream, this chair offers the perfect positioning for any cross-legged position. So, it’s a little pricey. But hey, if you want luxury, then this chair has it in spades!
Whether you practice mindfulness meditation, TM, or any other kind of meditation, you can be sure that this chair will cushion, support, and help you drift away into your practice with the least amount of effort possible. And it looks pretty awesome as well…
2. The Padma Seat
The Padma Seat might be the budget option in this list, but it sure packs a lot of bang for your buck! It comes in a choice of maroon, turquoise, or white, and is designed to help develop the art of natural sitting. In addition, it’s been created specifically to give spinal support in order to aid develop your strength and flexibility.
This is a great portable chair. It’s super light, being constructed from parachute silk and webbing (with a lifetime guarantee). If you need a chair to take with you on your travels – or perhaps to your mediation class, then this is a great choice. And it won’t break the bank, either.
3. Friends of Buddha Extra Large Meditation and Yoga Chair
We challenge you not to fall in love with this Friends of Buddha Mediation Chair. OK, it’s another that’s a bit hard on the wallet, but believe us, it’s soooooo worth it!
Designed by registered yoga teacher and Osho meditation facilitator, Swami Dhyan Unmesh, this chair is perfect for anyone who demands full comfort during their time of meditation. In addition, for anyone who suffers from back pain, this chair will be the best thing you’ve ever bought.
The seat size is a generous 22 x 24”, and the foam padding is 4” thick and comes with a wonderful 7-year warranty. There’s also an extra back rest should you require it (included), and a curved 3” meditation block for crossed legged posture.
The only downside is that it’s not recommended for anyone taller than 6’ 2”.
4. Raja Royal Meditation Chair
OK, so we’ve fallen in love with the Raja Royal Meditation Chair. And we’re pretty sure you will too. This top of the line model is not something you’re going to want to hide away in a back room – it’s gorgeous!
The wooden structure is beautifully carved, and nothing’s been spared to ensure the very best in comfort and support for every part of your body. Large enough to get your feet and legs up comfort for those cross-legged positions, the only problem you’re going to have with this delight is tearing yourself out of it after a meditation session.
But be aware, you should guard this chair with your life! Once you let anyone else sit in it, they’re going to want to claim if it for their own. This is one of those times in life where you don’t give in to the demands of your children, husband/wife or significant other. The chair is yours, dammit it – yours!
5. Friends of Meditation Black Jack Chair
A mid range mediation chair, the Friends of Mediation Black Jack Chair comes in black, green, or maroon. It boasts a 3”, 40-density feather foam interior that has a 7-year warranty.
This is a great chair to choose if you require one that can be easily transported around. It folds up into the included carry bag, and weighs 4.85 lbs. The seat size is generous enough too, at 18 x 18”.
6. Alexia Meditation Seat
The Alexia Meditation Seat is another high-end option that’s perfectly designed for ergonomic correctness. The leather chair comes in a variety of colors, and for the vegans out there, there’s also an option to suit.
Filled with neoprene foam, it’s been carefully constructed to provide all the support your lower back column needs during meditation. It also provides the necessary support for your knees, instep, and feet.
Go on – spoil yourself. After all, meditation is probably the only ‘you time’ you allow yourself. So don’t you deserve to enjoy it?