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 often associated with love, passion, and fire. it is a stone of faith, devotion, stability, and trust, and is said to balance the emotions. it has been used to soothe emotional stress and anger that is held in and is not expressed. it encourages an inner strength and personal power, which increases success, a positive attitude, and sparks the 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 is believed to release bad karma, negative energy from the chakras, bring stability and order from chaos, and is associated with the root and heart chakras.
black moonstone is actually black labradorite and has been used for general protection, especially when traveling. it is said to be cleansing, removing negative energies, as well as providing patience, promoting positive energy flow, and balancing relationships. it stills and focuses the mind for meditation, increases the intellect, stimulates creativity, deepens wisdom, and brings wealth and abundance. It is said to help connect with the higher self, helps to achieve goals, enhances clarity of thought, and stimulates youthfulness and vitality.
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.
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