women's amber and african opal mala bracelet, made from grade aa+ african opal, healing amber, jade, and indonesian rhinestones. like diamonds, true amber takes millions of years to be created. amber is the ancient resin of trees once it has gone through a number of changes over a period of tens of millions of years. the age of amber can be between 35 and 140 million years old and can be found in many countries, but the baltic sea region contains 95% of the world's amber. it is known for its beauty and quality. its color, warmth, and electrical properties have earned it a reputation as a protective and calming stone. it can absorb negative energy and help the body to heal itself, and supports a sunny disposition, happiness, courage, good luck, manifestation, and helps to dispel depression.
african opal 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 emotional healing, and protects while absorbing negative energy. it has often been worn by healers to benefit others, and promotes stability, comfort, and calm, especially in traumatic situations. it is a powerful healer that empowers and re-aligns all chakras, and is known as the "supreme nurturer."
jade is a wonderful balancing stone. it is considered to be a lucky stone that offers health, prosperity, love, and longevity. it is beneficial to the heart in both the physical and spiritual senses, is a very protective stone, and will keep its wearer out of harm's way. it helps one to realize their full potential, release negative thoughts and energy, attain purposeful goals, and bring suppressed emotional issues to the surface for resolution. it embodies a steady pulse of healing energy, and has been used to bring good luck, prosperity, wisdom, emotional balance, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. it is associated with the heart chakra, but is helpful for a variety of chakras based on its color. it has been used physically for ailments of the chest and respiratory system, nervous system disturbances and exhaustion, and for strengthening the immune system.
8mm stones. 18 or 21 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord. rhinestone accents with amber guru bead. small size does not have any jade in the back of the bracelet. this design originally listed 10/2012.
small (18 bead) - fits a 5.75" - 6.5" wrist
medium (21 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist