This mala was handmade in Nepal. Each bead on this Om mani padme hum mala are 8mm. There are 108 beads on this mala. There are two counting beads on the end of the mala, and the tassel on the en of this mala is maroon. The Tibetan Buddhist Om Mani Padme Hum mantra is written in gold around each bead on this mala.