Malas are used for keeping count while reciting, chanting, or mentally repeating a mantra or prayer. In Tibetan Buddhism, malas of 108 beads are used.
Agate crystal comes in many colors and types such as green sardonyx, black sardonyx, crazy lace, blue lace and many more. It is known to help with grounding and harmonizing our emotions and energy. Agate may also have a calming effect and may help to facilitate overcoming bitterness of the heart or anger.