Tibetan Stone Carved "Om Mani Padme Hum" Sandalwood Beads STRETCH Full Mala
Double-Sided stone carved Tibetan mantra "Om Mani Padme Hum" and " Buddha Eye" necklace wrapped around with 108 sandalwood beads. Perfect for meditation and yoga, or use it as a necklace or bracelet by wrapping around your wrist few times. Beads are strung on a strong durable elastic cord. Elastic cord makes it easy to put it on and off.
Length of the mala necklace is about 30-31" before the stretch. The sandalwood bead size is about 8mm and the stone carved mani bead is about 1.4" x 10mm.
"Om Mani Padme Hum" is the protection prayer of Chenrezig (Tibetan) or Avalokiteshvara(Sanskrit), the embodiment of compassion.
The Buddha's eyes are shown to remind us to have compassion towards all living creatures and to be vigilant in staying on the dharma path.
A symbol of protection, healing, and inner peace, sandalwood is a sacred ornament for the wearer. The fragrance of the sandalwood is said to be one of the most pleasing to the Gods and is considered cooling, calming and soothing. Sandalwood also promotes humility and focuses the mind to aid in meditation.
Carefully hand strung in the USA by Tara Imports.