women's african jade shiva shakti mala necklace or wrap bracelet, made from tibetan sandalwood, african jade, labradorite, and indian shiva parvati guru bead. each one of these guru beads is handmade in india using old coin silver.
in hindu tradition, the union of shiva and the goddess parvati is considered the most divine union. it is filled with love, hope, and devotion, and symbolizes the soul or atman merging into its divine source with the supreme being and ultimate reality. for yogis, it is a symbolic representation of liberation, love and devotion, and the merging of shiva and shakti. the word yoga literally translates as “union” and this unity is achieved once shakti is joined with shiva. it represents our union with the divine, our love and devotion to that union, and letting go of the illusion that we are separate from God.jade is a wonderful balancing stone. it is considered to be a lucky stone that offers good health, wealth, and love. it can help one to realize their full potential and attain purposeful goals, and also helps bring suppressed emotional issues to the surface for resolution. it has been used for protection, prosperity, abundance, courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. jade is considered to have a gentle, steady pulse of healing energy. it is found in many different shades and colors, and can be used for a variety of chakras based on its color. properties common to all colors of jade include its ability to rid oneself of negative thoughts and energy. it is beneficial to the heart in both physical and spiritual senses, is a very protective stone, and will keep its wearer out of harm's way.labradorite 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 the stone a great stress reducer. it helps us relate to others and opens energy flow to the solar plexus and brow chakras, and whatever other centers are most in need. at the solar plexus chakra it gives power. at the brow chakra it encourages deep insight and focused intuition.naturally fragrant and calming, sandalwood is believed to be good for general prosperity and promotes tranquility as an aid to meditation. it is excellent for grounding and relieving negative emotions, and supports the first chakra and achieving personal goals.Sizing Info:fits a 5.75" - 7" 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.