About this Mala:
108 8mm Amethyst beads, with Carnelian markers, finished with a Snakeknot and Amethyst adornments.
Amethyst is one of the most precious and valuable stones belonging to the Quartz family of minerals. Amethyst belongs to the macrocrystalline branch of Quartz and owes its violet-purple color to iron and aluminum impurities. Since purple is considered one of the royal colors, Amethyst has historical importance as an insignia of power. Amethyst is one of the official birthstones for those born in February. The most important Amethyst deposits are in Brazil, Bolivia, Canada, India, Madagascar, Mexico, Myanmar, Namibia, Russia, Sri Lanka, the United States, Uruguay, and Zambia.
Amethyst: Enables spiritual upliftment and effective communication and both stimulates and soothes the mind and emotions. It is associated with the stomach and liver and can relieve headaches, pancreatic disorders, backache, arthritis, and alcoholism.
Carnelian: Helps balance creativity and mental processes, and increase passion and compassion. In the Feng Shui tradition, orange is associated with creativity, abundance, organization and is “Yang.” This stone is associated with the second chakra and folklored to evoke fertility and inspire passion.
All malas have a 30 day guarantee to protect from breakage. Complimentary Silk Mala Bag included!