men's garnet om ah hum mala necklace or wrap bracelet, made with grade AA+ matte black onyx, grade A+ garnet, and our original tibetan om ah hum charm. elegant and understated, this mala falls just a few inches below the heart.
choose a charm from left to right:
om ah hum (as pictured)
teardrop good health mantra, buddha, vishnu pada (top)
buddha head (middle)
round ganesha, tibetan om, indian ganesha (bottom)
the syllables OM AH HUM have outer, inner, and "secret" meanings. at each of these levels, OM stands for the body, AH for the speech, and HUM for the mind. they represent the transformative blessings of the body, speech, and mind of all the buddhas. externally OM purifies all the negative actions committed through the body, AH through the speech, and HUM through the mind. by purifying the body, speech, and mind, OM AH HUM grants the blessing of the body, speech, and mind of the buddhas.
garnet is often associated with love, passion, and fire. it is a stone of faith, devotion, stability, and trust, and balances the emotions. it soothes 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 has been used to release bad karma, negative energy from the chakras, bring stability and order from chaos, and is associated with the root and heart chakras. it is a stone of protection and general healing, and is said to be useful for blood disorders, the heart, adrenal glands, the reproductive system, and malnutrition.
onyx is a stone that assists with challenges in life, especially those caused by a drain of energy. it prevents and protects from the draining of personal energy, and is excellent for grounding, controlling, or eliminating excess or unwanted energies. it is associated with the root chakra and has been used for wound healing, childbirth, and to increase stamina and self-control.
this piece doubles as a necklace and wrap bracelet. 6mm beads. 108 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord to accommodate being worn on the wrist. made with brass and antique gold plated accents. this design originally listed 1/2017.
fits a 6" - 7" wrist