108 bead mala with tradition style bone beads with inlaid brass, turquoise and coral strung on black cord. The spacers are naga shell and copal. Counters on leather cord.
Tibetan nomadic life is hard, and in the cold there is little to eat. Water buffalo is a main staple in Nepal and Tibet and when an animal is used for food, nothing is wasted. These amazing beads are hand inlaid by artisans who recycle and reuse everything in daily life and spiritual practice.
Size: 26 inches around. Bone beads are 12mm.