men's heart chakra mala bracelet made with green labradorite, hematite, African jade, and lava rock. labradorite brings forth each person's strengths to share with the world. it helps one find their originality and brings easier, more restful sleep as it has a very calming effect. this also makes it a wonderful stone for reducing stress and anxiety. it helps us relate to others, opens energy flow to the solar plexus and third eye chakras, and whatever energy centers are most in need. at the solar plexus chakra it gives power. at the brow chakra, it encourages deep insight and focused intuition. labradorite also has an umbrella effect when it comes to energy. it is used to dispel negativity, prevent the draining of energy, and helps to form a barrier of protection around its user. it is a stone of illumination, assists in easing any transformation, and allows one to engage a higher level of consciousness in the process.
hematite is known as a “stone for the mind”. it brings mental organization and is very grounding and calming. it helps with original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics. it also decreases negativity and can help balance the body/mind/spirit. physically, hematite has been used to keep the body cool, to decrease blood disorders, nervous problems and insomnia, as well as align the spine and mend broken bones. it is associated with the root (base) chakra, is good for grounding out excess energy, and acts as a stabilizing force.
african jade is a wonderful balancing stone. it is considered to be a lucky stone that offers health, prosperity, love, and longevity. it is beneficial to the heart in both the physical and spiritual senses, is a very protective stone, and will keep its wearer out of harm's way. it helps one to realize their full potential, release negative thoughts and energy, attain purposeful goals, and bring suppressed emotional issues to the surface for resolution. it embodies a steady pulse of healing energy, and has been used to bring good luck, prosperity, wisdom, emotional balance, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. it is associated with the heart chakra, but is helpful for a variety of chakras based on its color. it has been used physically for ailments of the chest and respiratory system, nervous system disturbances and exhaustion, and for strengthening the immune system.
lava rock is a stone of strength and stability in times of change. it supports grounding, is very protective, and absorbs harmful energies. it is associated with the root or base chakra, and embodies the fire of kundalini, which is the eternal force that activates the chakras. it strengthens our connection to the earth, provides guidance and understanding, and allows us to root scattered energy. it promotes focus, balance, and centering by embracing practicality.
8mm beads. 18 or 21 mala prayer beads. please note that the 21 count does not include the labradorite. strung on strong stretch cord. this design originally listed 10/2011.
small (18 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium (18 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist
large (21 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist