The Red Lotus seed Mala includes Buddhist the knot of eternity as the tassel. The knot of eternity is one of the Eight Auspicious Symbols, the endless knot or eternal knot. It's made from 108 disc shaped lotus seed beads, and 3 garnet resting beads. The guru bead is also made from lotus seed.
Red Loving-Compassion Mala, or Buddhist Prayer beads can be used for recitation of all peaceful mantra and prayers.
The color red is associated with Red Tara, aka, Kurukulle, Red Vajrasattva and Amtibhaba Buddha; all Lotus family of enlightened deities.
This set of Buddhist Prayer beads has elastic cording, so it can easily be used as a wrist mala or worn on the neck.
Note: This selection does not come with the brocade bag shown behind it.