Rattan seeds are hard and dense, ivory colored, and will gradually turn a deep golden brown with long use. Sourced from Indonesia, each seed has small holes (moons) and tiny black dots (stars) covering its surface.
108 beads of 6 mm diameter, with Trikaya guru beads. White bead (conch shell) symbolizes Nirmanakaya, red (carnelian stone) Sambhogakaya, blue (lapis lazuli) Dharmakaya. The mala has a sliding knot to make it tighter or looser.
Approximate length 35.4 in, 2.3 oz