men's eco friendly garnet and black moonstone mala bracelet made from grade a+ garnet, black moonstone, hematite, fair trade wood, and lava rock. garnet is associated with love, passion, and fire. it is a stone of faith, devotion, stability, trust, and balances the emotions. it soothes stress and anger that is held in or not expressed. it encourages an inner strength and personal power, which increases success, a positive attitude, and sparks 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 has been used to release bad karma, negative energy from the chakras, bring stability and order from chaos, and is associated with the root and heart chakras. it is a stone of protection and healing, and is said to be useful for blood disorders, the heart, adrenal glands, reproductive system, and malnutrition.
black moonstone is actually blue labradorite and brings forth each person's strengths to share with the world. it helps one find their originality and brings easier, more restful sleep as it has a very calming effect. this also makes it a wonderful stone for reducing stress and anxiety. it helps us relate to others, opens energy flow to the solar plexus and third eye chakras, and whatever energy centers are most in need. at the solar plexus chakra it gives power. at the brow chakra, it encourages deep insight and focused intuition.
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 can help balance the body/mind/spirit. physically, hematite has been used to keep the body cool, to decrease blood disorders, nervous problems and insomnia, as well as align the spine and mend broken bones. it is associated with the root (base) chakra, is good for grounding out excess energy, 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 stones. 18, or 21 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord. small size includes wood on the sides of the bracelet as part of the count. this design originally listed 2/14/2016.
small (18 bead) - fits a 6.25" - 7.25" wrist
medium (18 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist
large (21 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist