This Venus mala has faceted natural quartz crystal beads that are hand knotted with crystal counter beads and gold filled accents. The Guru bead drop is a large round quartz crystal bead and there is a white tassel.
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.
The mala is 30" long with a hanging Guru bead and a 2" white tassel. It weighs about 2 ounces.