13 inches long (26 inches total) with beads that ward off the evil eye, plus rudrakhsha, rhinestones, millefiori, and crystal swastika beads. The swastika is a holy symbol to Buddhists, in the same way that the cross is a holy symbol to Christians. It is a symbol that has been widely used, by every group of people on the face of the planet, from Jews to Native Americans, for at least 10,000 years. It has only been within the last 80 years that has meant anything other than peace, love and good luck.