women's amethyst ahimsa mala bracelet made from fair trade amethyst, moonstone, pale pink rose quartz, pyrite, matte finish amazonite, and malaysian rhinestones. ahmisa is a sanskrit word meaning "non-violence." in a broader sense, ahimsa means "universal love and compassion." practice of ahimsa involves refraining from causing physical and psychological pain to any living being. ahimsa is forgiveness, divine love and sacrifice. in short, it is being non-violent in thought and action, in body and soul.
amethyst is a stone of spirituality and contentment that represents principles of complete metamorphosis. it is known as a stone of meditation and peace, and balances the energies of the intellectual and spiritual bodies. it opens and activates the third eye and crown chakras, and enhances serenity, spiritual insights, stability, inner strength, and common sense. it is helpful for re-alignment of energy bodies, and is said to protect from mental attacks.
rose quartz is believed to be a stone of unconditional love that opens the heart chakra for love of all kinds. it enhances love and compassion in any situation, brings inner warmth, and is said to soothe and calm stress while dissolving tension. it has been used to attract love, realize self-worth, balance the emotions, ease the process of change, and increase clarity and harmony. its calming and cooling energy clears negativity, enhances patience, and brings forgiveness and compassion to the heart, both for the self and for others.
moonstone is associated with the heart and crown chakras. it is said to help calm responses and avoid overreaction, relieve stress, enhance feminine energies, sensitivity, intuition, and psychic abilities. it is a stone of protection, especially for women and during travel. it is a stone of abundance and is also associated with love of all kinds.
amazonite is said to be a stone of truth, nobility, communication, integrity, and trust. it has been used to enhance intuition, creativity, intellect, and mental abilities, and is associated with the throat and third eye chakras. it is known as a stone of honor and spiritual power, is said to calm and lessen stress and self-defeating behaviors, and build self-esteem.
8mm stones. 18 or 21 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with crystal and rhinestone accents. please note that natural undyed moonstone can have little white striations throughout the stone, and that the pyrite is counted as part of the prayer count. this design originally listed 11/1/2018.
small (18 bead) - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium (21 bead) - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist