About this Mala:
8mm genuine seed bead “Knotted” Mala-Carnelian & Lapis Lazuli beads, clear spacers between each bead, finished with a natural cotton tassel.
Carnelian is a brownish-red to orange variety of chalcedony Quartz, colored by trace amounts of iron. Carnelian is one of the oldest traded gemstones, used for commerce and jewelry, and dates back to ancient Egypt. The most significant sources of Carnelian can be found in Brazil, Uruguay, India, Madagascar, and the United States.
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.
Lapis Lazuli: Provides relief for headaches, sore throats, and varicose veins. It is also known to help with alleviating cramps, stiffness, and fertility problems. For people around the world, Lapis Lazuli is considered a stone of truth and friendship. The blue stone is reputed to promote harmony in relationships.
Complimentary Brocade Mala Bag included!