smoky quartz shakti mala bracelet, made with high quality smoky quartz and gold om charm. smoky quartz is a grounding stone that has been used most often to overcome sadness, nightmares and stress. it is said to stimulate the natural crystal in body tissues and fluids to resonate at the highest frequency. the clearest smoky quartz are the most intense, are powerfully opening to the crown chakra, and induce alpha/deep meditation. its benefits also include channeling higher guidance, deep relaxation, and helping with unconditional love. because it is associated with the root chakra, it is said to alleviate fear, and be helpful for those dealing with body image issues such as feeling too fat, skinny, short, tall, etc. of all the grounding stones, it establishes the most gentle and loving connection with the body.
shakti translates in sanskrit as "to be able," meaning sacred force or empowerment, the primordial cosmic energy, and represents the dynamic forces that are thought to move through the entire universe.
6mm stones. 27 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with brass and antique gold plated accents, and gold plated om charm. medium sizes are made with additional accents and spacers at the ninth beads on either side of the bracelet. this design originally listed 9/2011.
small - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist