For years, we make customized Tibetan and Himalayan malas for our clients using rare natural materials and ancient, antique Tibetan beads . To serve the spiritual purposes, only the best quality natural beads can we use to make malas. We turned those precious beads to wearable arts. We sincerely believe the Buddhism spirit attached to those ancient precious will help each one-of-a-kind piece to find its destined master.
This piece is re-made from one antique traditional Tibetan coral mala necklace. All original 108 genuine salmon red coral beads are still in amazing fine condition. You can see it from the zoom in pictures.
Genuine antique Tibetan red coral is so rare and precious. It is one of most magnificent natural material for making prayer beads. Those coral beads are untreated, undyed, in beautiful light salmon color. The dimension of the beads is approximately 5mm.
This mala is a rich collection of many precious antique Tibetan beads. The chest marker beads are two genuine antique Tibetan turquoise beads. And the neck marker is one small old Dzi bead with “FU” pattern.
The pendant / guru bead is one very old round Tibetan Dzi agate bead that was made around pre-1400, this ancient bead has beautiful large “Tiger teeth” pattern. The dimension of the bead is 20mm.
The pendant has one antique red coral and a silk tassel attached.
Special thanks to Mr. D for sharing his amazing Dzi beads collection and tremendous knowledge of Dzi beads with us. Those high quality art pieces add positive energy and bless to my Tibetan mala and jewelry.
Most beads to form the mala and pendant are from our antique Tibetan beads collection. Those old beads are surprising well maintained, or protected by the spirit of Buddhist through the hundreds of years.
The whole knotted mala necklace is 78cm. A bell and wheel counter are coming with the mala. Both are made of 925 silver.
With time passing by, and the increasing demand, a piece like this one became increasingly difficult to source. Please be free to contact us for acquisition.