108 smoky quartz gemstone beads are knotted together to create a healing mala. Smoky quartz is said to have grounding and detoxifying effects, and is used for soothing pain of all sorts. An additional guru bead assists with counting and lets you know when you’ve completed one round of prayers. Quartz beads are about 6mm, guru bead is about 8mm. Knotted gemstone mala 108 smoky quartz beads Gemstone beads are about 6 mm each Additional guru bead is about 8 mm For meditation use only, not recommended as a jewelry item Due to the organic nature of gemstone, this mala may feature slight variations in color, details, and overall appearance.