hand knotted lapis lazuli mala, made with natural lapis and a blue tassel. lapis is known as the stone of total awareness. carrying many properties, this natural stone provides activation and energizing of the throat and third eye chakras. it enhances intuition and provides objectivity, clarity, and mental endurance. it is a stone of manifestation, communication, mental protection, and mental strength. it quiets the restless mind, increases concentration, brings inner power, wisdom, and spiritual love. it has been used to overcome trauma, grief, and mental impressions of the chitta, while building courage, confidence, faith, and trust. it assists in tuning into the creative source and awakening to the perfection of self, and has been used for cancer, headaches, the nervous system, immune system, endocrine and reproductive systems, pre-menstrual symptoms, thyroid, tuberculosis, and sleep disorders.
this piece may double as a mala necklace and wrap bracelet. length can vary slightly but average length is about 40". 8mm stones. 108 mala prayer beads. this design originally listed 3/2014.