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What is a Mala? How do I make one?

Malas: What are they and what do you do with them? Can I make my own?   Malas come in many different colors and have many different elements in their creation: wood beads, glass beads, crystal smoothed stones, string, feathers, leather. They are as diverse as the creator that makes them. Despite their differences in appearance…

  • Love this post babe, thank you for taking the time to do it!ReplyCancel

  • Linda

    This is a beautiful mala!  Quick question for you — does your count of 108 include the elephant and the “extra” beads you added at the end?  Or do your 108 start and stop with the white beads?  Thanks!ReplyCancel

  • Elsa

    Stumbled upon site through another…I’ve aways wanted to know about Mala beads..thanks for explanation and guide…ElsaReplyCancel