Rudraksha wrist mala / bracelet. The dried seeds are hand strung on elastic cord.
In sanskrit language, Rudra is another name for god Shiva and ksha means “teardrops”, so Rudraksha be translated as “teardrops of Shiva“. According to Vedic Scriptures, Shiva once went into deep meditation for the well-being of all living creatures. When he woke up, tear drops welled down from his eyes on realizing the suffering of living creatures. On reaching the earth, these tears took the form of seeds that germinated into Rudraksha trees (Elaeocarpus ganitrus).
Wearing Rudraksha seeds against the skin it is believed to: increase the ability to focus; give clarity and peace of mind; improve memory; relieve stress and anxiety; increase stamina; strengthen the heart; balances the nervous system; bestow divine protection; and increase abundance and prosperity.