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After much research, I am finally ready to let you know about the drum making workshop I have scheduled. I am ridiculously excited about this. I have several frame drums, but the one I made ten years ago is the most precious to me. However, this post is less about the workshop and more about the ethics of drum … Continue reading
I’m delighted to introduce this new mala making workshop.
Mala are used to count repetitions of mantra. They have 108 beads, plus a centre bead called the meru (or guru bead). Beads come in a variety of materials, although it is common to find them made of rosewood beads. Shell, bone, and semi-precious stones are also popular.