men's bloodstone balancing mala bracelet made from indian bloodstone and garnet. bloodstone is a deep green stone with mossy tones and occasional small red flecks. the small red flecks are where the stone gets its name. it is an excellent stone for centering, grounding, and calming. it has been used to increase adaptability and ease stress and grief. it is a stone of balance, and is said to release blockages from the energy centers of the body. it attracts abundance, prosperity, success, and enhances the intellect.
garnet is often associated with love, passion, and fire. it is a stone of faith, devotion, stability, and trust, and is said to balance the emotions. it has been used to soothe emotional stress and anger that is held in and is not expressed. it encourages an inner strength and personal power, which increases success, a positive attitude, and sparks the energies of creativity. it is known in indian mythology for persistence, stamina, and energizing the fire of kundalini, which is the eternal force that activates the chakras and begins the path to awakening and enlightenment. it is believed to release bad karma, negative energy from the chakras, bring stability and order from chaos, and is associated with the root and heart chakras.
8mm stones. 18, 21, 24, or 27 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with bronze accents. small size doubles as an 18 or 21 count depending on whether the garnet is counted. medium size is the same and doubles as a 21 or 24 count. both counts include the bronze bead in the back of the bracelet. large size is a straight 27 count with no back bead. this design originally listed 11/13/2014.
small (18 / 21 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium (21 / 24 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist
large (27 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist