Sandalwood is a traditional material used in making malas. A soothing, peaceful and fragrant wood- it is said to attract positive subtle vibrations, enhances perception, promotes tranquility and helps bring a positive frame of mind.
Sandalwood is known as an anti-depressant, antiseptic, insecticidal and sedative wood. The scent of sandalwood is said to bring you closer to the divine. It attracts positive energy, its soothing aroma is used to support meditation, spirituality and calms the mind