men's crown chakra mala bracelet made with moonstone, hematite, black lava rock, and a silver endless knot bead. moonstone is associated with the heart and crown chakras. it can help calm responses and avoid overreaction, relieve emotional stress, and enhance energies, sensitivity, intuition, and psychic abilities. it is a stone of protection, especially during travel. it is a stone of abundance and is also associated with love of all kinds. physically, it is said to aid the pituitary gland and digestive system, obesity, water retention, hormonal problems, and menstrual problems.
hematite is known as a stone for the mind. it has been used for mental organization, practical application of logical thinking, problem solving, and mathematics. it is grounding, calming, decreases negativity, and balances the body, mind, and spirit. physically, it is said to be useful for stress and anxiety, excessive vata energy, blood and sleep disorders, and diminishing confusion. it is associated with the root chakra and acts as a stabilizing force.
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.
8mm beads. 18 counted mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with hematite accents. please note that each size is counted differently for an 18 count. the small size includes all round beads and the metal bead. the medium does not include the moonstone in the count, and the large counts only the lava rock. this design originally listed 10/2011.
small (18 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium (18 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist
large (18 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist