Malas are a string of beads that are used in meditation or prayer to count mantras or breaths. Malas also symbolize our intentions, keeping them close to the heart.
This mala is composed of 108 beads with a guru bead and a pendant. The mala beads are aromatic sandalwood with pink opal slices between the beads. The guru bead is also a sandalwood bead. Slices of pink opal form decorative tassels surrounding the wooden flower pendant.
Some people believe that every stone has different properties attributed to them. The stones used in this piece have been found to have the following properties:
- Sandalwood: relaxation, clear negative energy
- Pink opal: tranquility