This splendid mala prayer bead necklace is carefully handmade with 108 natural Indian Agate and Green Jade beads. Your mala can be worn as a necklace or used for meditation. The beads are 8 mm. Length is about 35 inches (91 cm). Bracelet length is about 18 cm. Choose between the necklace and the set in the dropdown menu above.
Agate is an excellent stone for rebalancing and harmonising body, mind and spirit. It cleanses and stabilises the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity. Agate enhances mental function, improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities. It soothes and calms, healing inner anger or tension and creates a sense of security and safety.
The healing properties of jade are very useful for emotional healing. The soothing energy from jade relieves irritability while helping to eliminate negativity. It's mainly considered as a symbol of serenity, tranquility, and purity. It's a stone that's believed to bring in good luck, friendship, peace, and harmony. The green jade is often used for cleansing and balancing the 7 chakras.
Malas are used for keeping count while reciting, chanting, or mentally repeating a mantra or the name or names of a deity. This sādhanā (practice) is known in Sanskrit as japa. Malas are typically made with 18, 27, 54 or 108 beads.