men's grounding and calming mala bracelet made from grade a hematite and african turquoise. african turquoise is a stone of protection and grounding, gentleness and relaxation, tranquility and ease, and gentle change. it balances yin and yang energies, sustains and supports through times of stress, brings peace, and protects while absorbing negative energy. it attracts friendship, love, luck, prosperity, happiness, success, and courage, and has been said to aid in the release of shame and guilt. it promotes stability, comfort, and calm, and is a powerful healer that empowers and re-aligns all chakras.
8mm stones. 18, 21, 24, or 27 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with silver accents. small size doubles as an 18 or 21 count depending on whether the hematite is counted. medium size is the same and doubles as a 21 or 24 count. both counts include the silver bead in the back of the bracelet. large size is a straight 27 count with no back bead. please note that each strand of african turquoise can vary slightly in color, from blues and greens with black and browns to lighter shades of each. this design originally listed 11/13/2014.
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 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.
Sizing Info: small (18 / 21 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wristmedium (21 / 24 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wristlarge (27 bead) - fits an 8" - 8.5" wrist