Rudraksha is a compound word meaning Lord Rudra's [Shiva] teardrops. Rudraksha is a sacred seed that emits a potent protective energy that has a calming effect on the heart and senses. These stabilizing seed beads are paired with deep blue lapis lazuli, a stone used in ancient medicine to foster harmony and protection. A perfect mala for travelers and for mantra recitation.
Knotted between each of 108 5/16" diameter beads plus lapis lazuli guru bead and beaded tassel on blue cord.
Approximate total beaded length 40"