Mala Necklaces - Mala beads are more than just a beautiful adornment. Malas are powerful and symbolic tools for meditation. The mala beads will connect you to your truest, most unique, authethic self. 108 beads. Sandalwood beads are a part of Buddhist tradition and a powerful aid to enhance your meditation as well as stimulate a sense of awareness. It aids in meditation by fostering tranquillity. Promoting relaxation, aiding peaceful sleep and subduing aggression are just of few of the Sandalwood Beads benefits.