Beads made of wood can be used for counting many different mantras, prostrations, and circumambulations. Mala includes 108 fragrant sandalwood beads with one larger guru bead. This beautiful, sweet-smelling sandalwood mala features a simple design and can be worn as a necklace or wrapped around the wrist.
Sandalwood is a sacred wood with a lovely aromatic scent that is excellent for staying present and alert during meditation, which makes it wonderful for ritual and spiritual practice. Its fragrance is said to transform desires, and also to bring emotional balance.
Mala measures approximately 28 inches around. Beads are 8mm, guru bead is 10mm. Handmade in Nepal.