The Best Meditation Pillows & Meditation Cushions For Back Support & Comfort

 
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For those who practice meditation, getting into a proper posture in a relaxed manner is quite simple and easy. But for those who are new to it or have long-term health problems concerning their backs and hips, simply relaxing can be difficult, let alone getting into the right position. 

While meditation chairs can be a reasonable solution for most people with these handicaps, some people prefer smaller forms of support which can be easily supplemented with meditation pillows instead of chairs. Meditation pillows are plush and comfy and come in many funky colors and designs which can make them a great addition to your home décor.

These meditation pillows and meditation cushions not only provide better support while meditating but also come with the added benefits of reduction in stress by conforming to the shape of your body while you’re sitting on it, providing proper ergonomic support as well as an easier transition period to support less meditation posture. 

The 15 Best Meditation Pillows & Meditation Cushions


 
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$53 at time of publication

This brilliantly designed meditation cushion by Anja features a lush velvet cover with a zippered organic cotton liner to manipulate the buckwheat hulls to your satisfaction. Not only do you get this sweet meditation cushion but you get a lovely tote bag as well. 

This meditation pillow set is available at amazon.com.


 
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Seat Of Your Soul Meditation Cushion

$59 at time of publication

This minimalist meditation pillow is the epitome of convenience. When your meditation pillow needs cleaning, simply remove the meditation pillow cover from the buckwheat hull pouch and throw it in the washing machine.

This meditation pillow is available at amazon.com.


 
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Banana Leaf Zafu Meditation Cushion

$49 at time of publication

This stunning banana leaf designed meditation pillow by Bloom was made with beauty and versatility in mind. Its design allows you to tailor your cushion to your specifications. You can remove and replace the sustainable buckwheat hulls at your leisure, depending on if you need a firmer or softer feel.

This meditation cushion is available at amazon.com.


 
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Zenjara Zafu Yoga Meditation Cushion

$57 at time of publication

This beautifully designed meditation cushion features a beautiful-textured knit cotton cover with a quilted mandala top. This meditation cushion was sustainably crafted with only eco-friendly materials. Each zafu meditation comes overstuffed with natural buckwheat hulls (shells) that's both comfortable and earth-conscious.

This meditation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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Body Quiet Acupuncture Meditation Cushion

$43 at time of publication

The Body Quiet Acupuncture Meditation Cushion takes achieving a deeper meditation seriously. The acupressure points help relax your body by stimulating your nerves and improving your blood circulation.

This meditation cushion is versatile. When acupuncture doesn’t meet your needs, simply flip the cushion over and use it as a traditional Japanese zafu meditation pillow.

This meditation pillow is available on amazon.com.


 
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Boon Zafu Buckwheat Meditation Pillow

$89 at the time of publication

A plush and comfy green colored meditation pillow, The Boon Zafu Buckwheat meditation pillow is an excellent choice for both new and seasoned meditation practitioners.

This pillow is made from organic Buckwheat fill, the cover of this pillow is made from blended silk fabrics and has a decorative silk-screen print on it.

The print contains all the major spiritual symbols used in Buddhist meditation techniques. The zip-off feature of the cover allows for easy cleaning and maintenance.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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REEHUT Zafu Yoga Meditation Pillow

$39 at the time of publication

A simple but elegant looking meditation pillow, the REEHUT Zafu Yoga Meditation Pillow is excellent for those who don’t need additional back support and only need comfort when sitting in any kind of meditation position. It comes in 3 sizes and has a handgrip for better portability.

Made from Buckwheat, the core of the pillow is sealed in a plastic pouch, making it easy to swap or remove for cleaning purposes. The zip is hidden which gives this meditation pillow a flawless look.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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Unique Wellness Large Meditation Cushion

$40 at the time of publication

The unique wellness meditation cushion takes comfort and design to the next level. This meditation cushion features a side handle for easy travel as well as a tote bag.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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Mobile Meditator Inflatable Meditation Cushion

$35 at the time of publication

Getting tired of lugging around your meditation pillow? The Mobile Meditator Inflatable meditation cushion and pillow is then the answer to your prayers.

Giving portability a new meaning, this air inflatable folding pillow can be easily carried anywhere without making sacrifices in quality and utility. When you want to meditate all you have to do is blow up the 3 air-inflatable air chambers that make up this cutting edge meditation pillow. All 3 chambers can be individually adjusted for maximum comfort and correct posture.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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Aozora Zafu Meditation Pillow

$19 at the time of publication

Another excellent inflatable meditation pillow with a vibrant and colorful cover design that makes it seem more like a living or drawing room furniture than a meditation accessory, the Aozora Zafu Meditation Cushion can fit in effortlessly in any room in your house.

The cover is made from cotton hemp fabric which is at the same time comfortable, soft and sturdy, making it the perfect companion for all level of yoga practitioners.  The cover is also easily removable and machine washable.

This meditation pillow comes with an air-pump for the inflatable inner which allows it to fit in tighter spaces than the average meditation pillow of similar dimensions.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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Organic Cotton 17" Crescent Meditation Cushion

$63 at the time of publication

This crescent-shaped meditation cushion from Node Fitness is a truly appealing and comfy buy. The buckwheat filling is adjustable to meet your needs and this adorable cushion features a side handle for a day on-the-go.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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DND Futon Meditation Pillow Set

$65 at the time of publication

With a black base and multiple shades of bold and deep colors, this regal cushion set has a sleek and futuristic look coupled with maximum comfort and luxury utility. It can be directly placed on the floor as floor cushions or on a low wooden frame.

Made from eco-friendly materials, the DND Futon Furniture Meditation Seat Cushion Set can serve more purposes than a simple meditation pillow set. A great choice whether you’re simply using it for decoration or doing exercises and yoga.

The cover has a zipper for convenient cleaning and can be washed with a washing machine without any fear of damage to the cover.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


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Kapok Cosmic Lowloft Meditation Pillow Set

$150 at the time of publication

The Kapok Cosmic Lowloft Meditation Cushion set features a regular lift cosmic cushion and a zabuton meditation cushion stuffed with organic kapok or buckwheat. The beautiful royal blue cover on both cushions of this meditation cushion set is made from twill fabric which is smooth and luxurious.

The Zabuton cushion also features a 3 inch thick cotton batting that is tufted in 5 places, preventing the batting from bunching up. This allows the pillow to conform to your body. The covers of both cushions can be removed and are machine washable as well.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


 
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YogaAccessories Supportive Yoga Bolster

$37 at the time of publication

One of the most simple and minimalistic meditation pillows around, the YogaAccessories Supportive Yoga Bolster is perfect for those who just need the bare minimum lumbar support.

This meditation pillow features 100% cotton stuffing and it also has handles on both ends to accommodate more advanced yoga postures. The pillow case is zippered and can be easily removed for washing.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.


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Friends Of Meditation Floor Meditation Pillow

$65 at the time of publication

This high-quality meditation pillow is one of the more underrated meditation pillow model. The design is based on suitcase and briefcases, while allow this stylish meditation pillow to be carried around like one if necessary.

This meditation pillow is specifically made for the lotus position, as a result transitioning fluidly to the Lotus position without support becomes comparatively easy as well. Aside from meditation, it can also be used effectively for the yoga practices of Pranayama and Vipassana as well.

This mediation cushion is available on amazon.com.