About this Mala:
8mm genuine stone Faceted Black Banded Agate Mala, with a silk tassel and 22k gold plated brass bead.
Agate belongs to the Quartz family of minerals. Agate was first discovered sometime around the 3rd or 4th century B.C. by the Greek Philosopher Theophrastus, who named the stone after the river Achates, in which it was found. Although some colors occur more commonly than others, almost all agate will be multicolored due to unique banding. Banded Agate has layered banded striations of black, white a perfect mala for him or her!
Agate: Helps balance emotional, physical and intellectual energy, and harmonize yin and yang, the positive and negative forces of the universe.
All malas have a 30 day guarantee to protect from breakage. Complimentary Silk Mala Bag included!