Tibetan Buddhist and Hindu Rudraksha and Pearl Mala 108 Meditation Bead Necklace Here we have a Sacred Rudraksha Bead Mala. The seed of the Rudraksha tree (Elaeocarpus granitrus ) holds a very special place in Hinduism, and is credited to possess mystical and divine properties. Necklaces made of Rudraksha beads are considered auspicious as well as powerful, and are supposed to have profound astrological and health benefits. It is believed that one who wears Rudraksha is untouched by sins, and is protected from all impious deeds or thoughts. Pearl is like the female Rudraksha. It brings your energy upward. Pearl & Rudraksha together are a perfect balance of the male and female energies. Mala measures 30″ long and the Rudraksha beads are about 1/4″ in diameter and the Pearl are slightly smaller. Enjoy Japa Mala meditation practice with these 108 Rudraksha & Pearl beads from the Himalayas.