Small rosewood wrist mala / bracelet. Each rosewood bead measures approximately 8mm and are hand strung on elastic cord.
Rosewood is useful for easing nervousness and boost compassion and love within oneself.
Malas are used for keeping count while reciting, chanting, or mentally repeating a mantra or the name or names of a deity. Malas are typically made with 27, 54 or 108 beads.
In traditional Tibetan Buddhism, mala beads are created using 108 beads, as a 108-bead mantra repetition represents the 108 worldly sins in the Buddhist doctrine.