The rosary (Misbaha) in Islam

In Islam, prayer beads are referred to as Misbaha (Arabic: مسبحة mas’baha ), Tasbih or Sibha and contain 99 normal-sized beads, (corresponding to the 99 Names of God in Islam) and two smaller or mini beads separating every 33 beads. Sometimes only 33 beads are used, in which case one would cycle through them three times. …

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