Sandalwood - Prayer Mala
A mala is the most ancient form of a rosary, used to count the repetitions of a mantra, a prayer, as the spiritual self is trained. Each Japamala should only be used for repetitions of one particular mantra
The use of a Mala generates various types of vibration in the wearer depending on the type of bead used.
There is a definite way to use a Mala. It is put on the middles finger of the right hand and with the help of the thumb each bead is pulled toward the body. The friction causes the vibration.
In ancient Buddhist tradition, Sandalwood has been celebrated as the perfect meditation tool for thousands of years. It is widely believed that the sandalwood scent can stimulate sensuality, grant a sense of awareness, invoke tranquility, awaken the divine thoughts within and promote profound relaxation. Burning sandalwood incense can benefit healing work by promoting a deeper relaxed state in the healer, increasing spiritual energy.
Sandalwood’s magical powers are believed to enhance your meditation and increase the power of your wishes.
Benefits - Clairvoyance, divination, good luck, meditation, protection, success.
108 +1 bead (one additional bead representing the starting and ending point of the mala)
They are strung in a stretchy cord, allowing them to be worn as a necklace, multi-wrap bracelet or anklet.
Barbie Sandalwood is from India. Barbie refers to the colour. Rich earthy brown.