Sandalwood has an uninterrupted history that goes back 4,000 years, and it is mentioned in ancient Sanskrit and Chinese manuscripts. It was probably the first wood used as building material and also burned as incense.
The Sandalwood is a small, evergreen tree native to tropical Asia. Its soft wood was traditionally used in the construction of Hindu temples because of its attractive aroma. Now Indian sandalwood is being protected from extinction, and most sandalwood comes from other places in the world.
The aromatic Sandalwood is considered universally auspicious for all spiritual practices. This Sandalwood Mala is perfect for uplifting your spirit while counting mantras and prayers. The beautiful fragrance of Sandalwood lingers long after you are done using your mala.
Sandalwood is cooling, calming and soothing. Sandalwood also promotes humility and helps the mind focus and prepare for meditation.
This Sandalwood Mala contains 108+1 Good Quality 6x8mm Prayer Beads with a colorful silk tassel. Use for japa, in meditation, or as a necklace.