Ketu Mala - Tigereye Beads with Tigereye Counter Beads, 30"
This Ketu mala has tigereye beads that are hand knotted with larger tigereye counter beads and gold filled accents. The Guru bead drop is a large tigereye round bead and the tassel is a dark brown.The mala is 30" long with a hanging Guru bead and a 2" dark brown tassel. It weighs about 1.5 ounces.
This is the standard 108 bead mala composed of 9 sets of 11 beads and then the counter bead. Malas are used to count prayers, japa - repetition of Holy names and mantras, and to keep track of breathing exercises in meditation.