Rudraksha is a "Sanskrit" word consisting of the name Rudra ("Shiva") and Aksha ("eyes"). A Rudraksha is the seed of the Elaeocarpus ganitrus tree and plays an important role in a spiritual seeker?s life. Beads are strung together to make a Mala. Traditionally, A Mala has 108 plus one beads. The extra bead is the bindu. There must always be a bindu to the mala, otherwise the energy becomes cyclical and people who are sensitive may become dizzy. It is very helpful for people who constantly eat and sleep in different places because of their business or profession. Descriptions for products are taken from Scripture, Written and Oral Traditions. Products are not intended to Diagnose, Treat, Cure, or Prevent any Disease or Condition. We make no claim of Supernatural Effects. Being a natural Item, the image given here is for illustration. The actual product will not be identical and it may vary. The size seen in the picture is zoomed to have clear idea about Rudraksha Beads of Mala. Please keep in mind the actual "MM" size while placing order. The Weight of this Rudraksha is around 10 grams. The length of Mala is around 30 cm (approximately).