Malas, translated in Sanskrit as 'garland' are Buddhist prayer beads and the rich print on the Mala Top in Blue Tara is inspired by the garlands of lotus flowers, often found in paintings in the Himalayan region. As well as looking great, this top also offers great practicality. The fabric is a mix of 48 per cent Modal® rayon, 48 per cent organic cotton and four per cent printed spandex. This fabric wicks moisture away from your skin effectively, and its UPF rating of 50+ offers great protection against UV rays. This tops is soft, stretchy and very comfortable to wear.
Buddhist prayer beads or malas which translates into garland in Sanskrit. Malas are used for keeping count while reciting, chanting or mentally repeating a mantra or the name or names of a deity.