These are traditional styled Tibetan Mala prayer beads. The item consists of 108 wood prayer beads of five different colours: red, white, brown, green and black. At the tie is a silver amulet followed by 6 prayer beads. Traditionally Buddhist Mala beads are used to count mantras. This item comes with a free jewelry pouch to keep your beads safe. This item is suitable for men or women. The beads are fixed with a durable elastic cord, which allows the beads to be wrapped around the wrist or hung from the neck.