This light weight neckalce consists of rudraksha seeds hand knotted on waxed Irish linen. The pendant is a quatrz crystal in a Himalayan silver foil bezel. It is 17" in length, the pendant adding 1 3/4" and has a simple sterling silver s-hook. The rudraksha seed is used in Hinduism as a prayr bead. They are strung together as a mala and used to count a mantra or prayer. It is similar to the use of rosaries in Christianity. Just run your hand over this necklace when you need inner focus and energy.