Created with Dark and Flower Amethyst with elephant guru bead.
Amethyst Associated with the third eye and crown chakras. It can calm the mind and ease anxiety. It works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to providing calmness, balance, patience, and peace.It can help aid in meditation and sleep. Brings about stability and calms harsh emotions. It can increase concentration and confidence in life. Bringing clarity to the conscious and unconscious mind.
Each knot has been hand-tied reciting the mantra Om Shanti. Meaning and infusing peace for all humankind, all living and nonliving beings, peace for the universe, peace for each and everything in this whole cosmic manifestation.
Handcrafted 108 bead Mala necklaces used for meditation and chanting. 108 has long been considered a sacred number in Hindu tradition.
To use a mala, hold it in your right hand. Drape the mala between your middle and index fingers.
Starting with the guru bead (the large bead in the center of the necklace) begin counting your the beads through your thumb and index finger reciting your mantra or use it to count your asanas in sun salutations. Work through all of the beads, eventually making your way back to the guru bead.
When you reach the guru bead, pause, and take focus of your breath, this would complete 108 repetitions.
Once you reach the guru bead you can continue working back around the mala counting each bead again.