women's garnet om necklace, made with a dainty and feminine gold filled chain, garnet, and gold vermeil om. garnet is a wonderful stone for the heart and root chakras, and is a january birthstone. available in two adjustable lengths, from 14 to 16 inches or 16 to 18 inches. this design is also available with any of the following chakra or birthstones pictured from left to right:
ethiopian opal, garnet, ruby, citrine, peridot, emerald, aquamarine, blue opal, iolite (water sapphire), indian sapphire (true sapphire), deep blue sapphire (true sapphire), amethyst, labradorite, and moonstone, or tiny pearl (not pictured). all stones are pictured within the shop so they may be viewed with chain.
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 said to release bad karma, negative energy from the chakras, and bring stability and order from chaos.
the vibration of the om mantra is said to be the first primordial sound of existence. it represents the manifestation of the supreme being, the universe, past, present, and future, and the cyclical nature of beginning, transformation, and end. it is the reflection of the absolute reality, without beginning or end, and embraces all that exists. when taken letter by letter, A-U-M represents the divine energy united in its three elementary aspects: creation, preservation and liberation.
gold filled chain and clasp with two inch extender chain. beautiful gold vermeil om measuring just over 1/2 inch long. this design originally listed 6/21/2014.