This distinctive larger beads japa mala (rosary) is made of 108 amethyst beads. The beads are strung and knotted by hand, imparting the highest level of quality to each individual mala. Prayer beads are an indispensable tool for meditation. Each bead is used to count the repetition of a mantra or chant. The number 108 bears spiritual significance across several traditions. When a mantra is repeated 108 times, the person meditating is connecting with the spirit of the universe, paying respects in deep humility to that which pervades all life.
- Amethyst meditation Mala
- Beads measure 9-10 mm
- Hand knotted bead spacing
- Simple cotton tassel
- Total weight: about 3 oz
- Mala length: about 40-44 inches, end to end without tassel
- For meditation use only
Made of natural beads. Please allow for minor imperfections and indentations in the beads. 9-10 mm beads makes this mala substantial. Not recommended to be worn as a necklace or a bracelet.