This listing is for a beautiful one-of-a-kind handmade amethyst mala. Amethyst is a precious stone, long believed to have powers of protection and the ability to stimulate the mind and emotions. Amethyst also carries the energy of fire and passion as well as creativity and spirituality. The attention to detail on this mala is incredible with small silver-plated embellishments and quartz crystal beads on the tassel. ;This unique mala has faux amber counters and a silver-plated guru bead. The guru bead is decorated with the eight auspicious symbols from Tibetan Buddhism (conch shell, umbrella, banner, fish, dharma wheel, eternal knot, lotus flower and vase of treasure). Each of the beads measure approximately 8mm and are strung by Hands of Tibet with love.
Prayer beads or mala are often used inTibet, India, and Nepal for meditation, counting mantras and prostration and etc. Malas are worn on left wrist while not in use. Please contact me with any further questions.
Suggested mantras for this mala:
"Om Muni Muni Maha Muni ye soha" to Lord Buddha Shakyamuni
"Om Tare Turi Tutari Turi Soha" to White Tara
"Tayatha Om Pekatse Pekatse Maha Pekatse Raza Samu Gati Soha" to Medicine Buddha