An authentic gift for yourself or important ones with 33 beads, one imame (The long piece marking the beginning of the string is called "imame"� (pronounced ee-mameh). This particular prayer beads are hand shaped by buffing each bead with sandpaper. The material used is Tagua Nut a vegetal substitute for ivory. Tagua nut has similarities with coconut and believed to be very healthy to use. (For Turkish Speakers: A+ Türkiye Usta işi NARÇIL Tesbihtir, lutfen iscilige bakin. Hem gunluk kullanacaklara hem de Koleksiyonerler icin uygundur.)
Tagua Nut is also known as an ivory nut. There might be minor differences with the picture as I have multiple prayer beads of the same model, but the quality is always good.
Beads Material Tagua Nut / a variant of Coconut (NARÇIL)
Beads Count 33
Beads Shape Oval
Beads Size 10.0 x 6.0 mm (-/+ 0.4)
Imame Size 35.0 mm (+/- %10)
Total Length 33 cm (+/- %10) closed
Tactile Qualities Relaxing and Smooth
A string of prayer beads that are carried around by many people, used either as a companion to keep track of how many prayers have been said or as a fashionable and prestigious accessory for relaxation, cutting down on smoking, doing tricks, keeping your hands busy and as an expensive status symbol.
We take pride in compiling a unique collection of prayer beads which is the perfect embodiment of centuries-old Turkish craftsmanship. Materials we use to make prayer beads vary. They can be crafted from wood, bone, amber, gold, silver or many kinds of gemstones. To complete one hand-mand tasbih takes at least three days and months for certain models.
Our unique collection of prayer beads is the embodiment of centuries-old craftsmanship by Turkish tasbih makers. We use lots of natural materials to make our prayer beads, like millions of years old fossilized tree resins (amber), mineraloids (jet stone), other gemstones and natural stones, various natural stones, beautiful wood, and glamorous silver and gold. We believe tasbihs are full of life and they witness your every moment and live your life with you, and our intention is to make them as special as possible for you, continuing this craftsmanship for more generations to come.