100 chances to repeat your mantra..
6mm Sandalwood beads, blue apatite stones, a Jasper center stone and fuschia tassel on stretch cord. Can be worn as a necklace or wrapped around wrist.
Mala Beads: What Are They? Mala beads have been around for thousands of years, created in India over 3,000 years ago. They are rooted in Hinduism and Buddhism and are meant to help you focus your mind during meditation. Mala beads traditionally have 108 beads.
Mala Beads are often used as a meditation tool. For this purpose, there are 108 beads so that a mantra can be recited 100 times as you move your fingers along the beads.