men's centering and balancing mala bracelet, made from high quality bloodstone and matte black onyx. 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 excellent for centering and grounding, and is said to help with calming, particularly in survival situations. it has been used to increase adaptability and organization, and lessen confusion and anxiety. it is a stone of courage, bringing mental, physical and emotional renewal by releasing blockages. it is also said to be particularly good for helping emotional traumas and grief, and also enhances the intellect.
bloodstone has been mystically used to attract abundance, success, and prosperity, and smooth the way for legal issues. it has also been used to aid anemia and other diseases of the blood, blood pressure, bleeding, the cardiovascular system, cramps, diabetes, lupus, colds, the endocrine system, kidney, bladder, physical strength issues, flu, physical traumas, and post-surgical issues.
matte black onyx is associated primarily with the root chakra. it assists with challenges in life, especially those caused by a drain of energy. it prevents the draining away of personal energy and can be used for protection from such. it is excellent for grounding, controlling, or eliminating excess or unwanted energies, and has been used for wound healing and to increase stamina and self-control.
8mm stones. 21 or 27 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord, with matte black onyx, brass accents, and brass guru bead. this design originally listed 11/2012.
small (21 bead) - fits a 5.75" - 6.75" wrist
medium (27 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.75" wrist
large (27 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist
all 5th element yoga malas are made with mindful meditation, and a devotional, compassionate energy. purchase includes free silk sari gift bag, and gemstone card detailing your item's properties.