Great for Mantra chanting, meditation, and yoga. Please note that each bead will have one or more small dents, which are called moons. This is a characteristic of natural star and moon Bodhi beads. The shade of the brown dye used to dye the beads and the shape might vary slightly due to the nature of Bodhi beads.
Bead Size: Around 7mm (Measured with a caliper; The size may vary due to the nature of the seeds.); When you smash it open, the Bodhi seed has black spots on white natural seed resin. Please search for Seeds Used for Bodhi beads in China and there is an article on the National Library of Medicine with the exact same Bodhi beads. It is in picture Figure C.
Length: 28 Inches; Elastic String: Can be used as a necklace or a wrap bracelet;