women's apatite metta mala bracelet, made with grade aa+ apatite, smoky quartz, amethyst, and black moonstone. the buddhist word metta means benevolence, loving kindness, friendliness, goodwill, and compassion.
apatite is said to enhance one's insight, learning abilities and imagination, and to give increased self-confidence. it is also said to help achieve deeper states of meditation, and helps to restore clear thoughts. continued use of apatite is believed to produce a spiritual state of unconditional love. it creates a willingness to let go of useless aspects of life, people and objects, and it enhances intuition and creativity. it is very useful when one is having difficulty letting go of someone or something that is no longer good or no longer has a place in one's life. associated with vishuddha chakra, it facilitates public speaking, enhances communication, and opens the throat chakra.
smoky quartz is a grounding stone that is associated with the root chakra and is believed to be powerfully opening to the crown chakra. it is said to induce alpha/deep meditation and stimulate the natural crystals in body tissues to resonate at the highest frequency. it has been used most often to overcome sadness, nightmares, stress, and other negative emotions, while transforming them into positive ones. it supports deep relaxation and unconditional love, and is especially helpful for those dealing with body image issues such as feeling too fat, too skinny, too short or tall, etc. it is a stone of protection, prosperity, and good luck, and establishes the most gentle and loving connection with the body.
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.
black moonstone is actually black labradorite and has been used for general protection, especially when traveling. it is said to be cleansing, removing negative energies, as well as providing patience, promoting positive energy flow, and balancing relationships. it stills and focuses the mind for meditation, increases the intellect, stimulates creativity, deepens wisdom, and brings wealth and abundance. It is said to help connect with the higher self, helps to achieve goals, enhances clarity of thought, and stimulates youthfulness and vitality.
8mm & 6mm stones. 18 or 21 mala prayer beads. strung on strong stretch cord with rhinestone accents. please note that the small size includes the bead caps in the prayer count. this design originally listed 11/1/2018.
small - fits a 6" - 6.5" wrist
medium - fits a 7" - 7.5" wrist