- Beautiful meditation mala with thread tassel
- 108 beads + Guru bead
- Measures about 54" long
- Beads: Bone, depicting skull
- Handmade in Nepal
This bone prayer mala (rosary) of 108 beads is indispensable to meditative practice. Each bead is used to count the repetition of a mantra or chant. The number 108 bears spiritual significance across several cultures. Handmade in Nepal. Minor variations and organic defects enhance individual artistic character. In Tibetan Buddhism, skull cup are often used in ritual practices. Skull signifies impermanence and encourages a life of compassion. Handmade. Minor variations and organic defects may be present which further enhance the individual artistic character.