About this Mala:
108 8mm Amethyst beads, with faceted Turquoise, Citrine, and golden markers, finished with a Turquoise pendant and natural cotton tassel.
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.
Turquoise: Known as a master healer stone, with the ability to repair physical injury, mental strife and even past life trauma. Turquoise promotes communication and resolution of petty arguments and hostilities. Wear Turquoise to gain wisdom. Turquoise protects the wearer from harm by absorbing negative influences.
Citrine: Opens the higher mind to accept joy in one’s life, releasing anger and negative feelings, deep-seated fears, and destructive tendencies. Citrine reduces sensitivity to criticism and inspires creativity and self-expression. It raises self-esteem, and by letting go of the past, allows one to move forward optimistically to enjoy new experiences.
All malas have a 30 day guarantee to protect from breakage. Complimentary Silk Mala Bag included!