The word Rosary, comes from the Latin, rosarium, which means crown of roses.
Rosaries are used for a prayer & meditation.
The rosary has been recommended as a spiritual necessity by numerous saints and Popes.
A rosary is a string of knots of beads used to count the prayers, chants or mantras.
The Virgin Mary encourages the faithful to wear the rosary because "it will help you to love Jesus more" and serve as a "protection from Satan."
Approximately 36" long