men's balance, spiritual protection, and prosperity mala bracelet made from grade a+ bloodstone, grade a+ tigers eye, hematite, lava rock, and handmade compassion mantra beads. the lotus mantra, translated as the "jewel in the eye of the lotus," is known as the mantra of compassion, or om mani padme hum. it is considered the highest mantra and protects from all harm, sufferings, and ill health. it also purifies and frees us from all negative emotions of the mind and speech.
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 mental and emotional blockages. it attracts abundance, prosperity, success, and enhances the intellect.
tiger’s eye is a stone of protection that is grounding and enhances integrity, willpower, practicality and correct use of power. it is a stone of good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money. it is well known as a very protective stone especially during travel, and can also help one see clearly without illusion. it brings a special boost to the solar plexus chakra and to one’s personal power.
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.
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 has been used to help balance the body/mind/spirit. it is associated with the root (base) chakra, is good for grounding out excess energy, and is said to act as a stabilizing force.
8mm stones. 18, 21, or 24 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with fair trade wood. medium size doubles as an 18 or 21 count depending on whether the bloodstone and tigers eye in the front are counted, but the big silver spacers are counted as part of the prayer count for all three sizes. large size doubles as a 21 or 24 count. this design originally listed 11/1/2018.
small (18 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium (18 / 21 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist
large (21 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist