"Namaste" is spoken while bowing with the hands together - a gesture acknowledging the soul in one by the soul in another. The word namaste is cut through the pendant. Dimension is 44 x 6 mm. Includes "Keeper Bead" that keeps the pendant in the front. The pendant is 316L recycled stainless steel (min 60% post consumer content). The RePly cord comes from recycled PET bottles made in the same mill that produces Patagonia's recycled fleece program. Pendant is 6.4 mm wide by 43 mm tall.