men's hematite and amazonite mala bracelet with tibetan carved lotus mantra conch shells. 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.
amazonite is said to be a stone of truth, honor, communication, integrity and trust. it has been used to enhance intuition, creativity, and intellect, and is associated with the throat chakra. it is noted mystically to lessen stress and self-defeating behaviors by calming and building self-esteem. it has been used to heal emotional disturbances and the after effects of emotional trauma, and is reputed to have spiritual healing powers. amazonite has also been used for decreasing heart problems, benefitting the muscles, calcium deficiency, pregnancy, eczema, muscle cramps, helping the nervous system, and osteoporosis.
8mm stones. 21, 24, or 27 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with tibetan carved lotus mantra shells and amazonite guru bead. the lotus mantra, translated as the "jewel in the eye of the lotus," is known as the mantra of compassion. it is considered the highest mantra and protects from all harm, sufferings, and ill health. it purifies and frees us from all negative emotions of the mind and speech. please note that the amazonite i have in stock right now for this piece is slightly darker then pictured. this design originally listed 10/2011.
small (21 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium (24 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" 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.