This hand knotted mala has 4 different types of stones: It's made of 7mm Sandalwood beads, 6mm Howlite, Moss Agate and Aventurine beads. It has a 8mm Howlite guru bead and a soft cotton tassel.
Sandalwood has been celebrated as the perfect meditation tool for thousands of years. It is said to be soothing, peaceful and helps a clear perception, tranquility, a profound relaxation and a positive frame of mind. It can stimulate sensuality, grant a sense of awareness and awaken the divine thoughts within. Sandalwood is believed to enhance trust and self-identity and it promotes energy and enthusiasm; increasing a person's self-esteem and zest for life.
Howlite is a very calming stone and is used to reduce anxiety, tensions and stress. It makes an excellent antidote to insomnia caused by an active mind. It facilitates awareness, encourages emotional expression and assists in the elimination of pain and rage. It strengthens positive character traits by removing selfishness, rude behaviour and greed. Howlite also helps one to become aware of one’s goals in life.
Moss Agate is a stone of wealth, attracting abundance in all forms. It is extremely beneficial as a body strengthener in times of stress. Its steady energies aid those who feel unstable or ungrounded. It is an excellent stone for convalescing after illness, or in recovery from addictions. It enhances mental concentration, persistence and endurance. Moss Agate is a cleansing crystal, useful for clearing personal energy systems as well as environmental.
Aventurine is known as the stone of opportunity, thought to be the luckiest of all crystals Green Aventurine releases old patterns, habits and disappointments so new growth can take place. It brings optimism and a zest for life, allowing one to move forward with confidence and to embrace change. It enhances one’s creativity and motivation, and encourages perseverance in maneuvering life’s obstacles. It also reinforces one’s decisiveness and amplifies leadership qualities, injecting a sense of humor and openness to the ideas of others.
Natural stones vary in colour, size and shape, which makes your piece unique. The length of a 6mm beads Mala, including tassel, is approximately between 50-54 cm and the circumference is between 82-86 cm. Beads may actually measure anywhere in the range of 5.5-6.5mm and the final length of the Mala depends on the exact size of each bead. If you would like to have more precise information about a specific mala, feel free to contact me.
*Crystal properties are spiritual supports and not prescriptions or healthcare info*