These beautiful zippered tefillin bags are woven on the ancient backstrap loom by Mayan weavers from San Rafael, Guatemala. They feature a brocaded accent piece in the center; brocade is an intricate and painstaking technique, where the artisanss weave a background and foreground simultaneously. Carrying your tefillin in this beautiful, fair trade bag is an act of Tikkun Olam, allowing the weavers to earn a livelihood that empowers them, helps them raise their families out of poverty, send their children to school, and continue working within the Mayan culture that they love and respect.
- 100% cotton
- Available in purple, dark blue, red, brown, and black
- 9 1/2 inches wide x 8 inches long
- Made in Guatemala
The tefillin bag may be ordered online at the Mayan Hands website.