This is a special handcarved Hardwood Mallet Playing Stick with a carved Buddha image. This is what you need to bring the maximum in Healing & Meditative Sound. It is about 7″ long top to bottom. The suede wrapped bottom is 1″ in diameter and the suede area covers 2.5″ of the overall length. You can bring out the most powerful and beautiful sound with a high quality playing mallet. Enjoy!