Wear this mala to connect with your soul's purpose & align with your most supportive path in life.
Mala necklaces are made up of a set of beads, traditionally used to focus & center oneself during meditation. Each bead marks the repetition of a prayer. Keeping with Buddhist tradition, this Mala has 108 beads, plus the center beads, which are referred to as the guru or teacher.
This mala is one-of-a-kind & made of Amazonite, Sandalwood & 18 kt Gold-plated beads threaded on 100% silk. Tassel is made of organic cotton.
Handmade with love in Nevada City, California by Amanda Dozal.
This mineral rock is similar to jade & is associated with money, luck & overall success. It is said to have a soothing effect on the nervous system & tense situations, while also enhancing love. This stone is known to heal the throat & heart chakras, therefore is most effective when worn in this area of the body. It is said to bestow truth, honor, communication & integrity upon its wearer. It is also said to treat fatigue & trauma. Amazonite is especially balancing to kapha & vata dosha.
Sandalwood has been honored as a meditation tool for thousands of years. It is widely believed that the scent of Sandalwood can increase sensuality, invoke self-awareness, promote tranquility, enhance the connection to ones higher self & support profound relaxation. Sandalwood stimulates the Muladhara base Chakra - believed to enhance trust & self-identity. In Ayurveda, it promotes energy & enthusiasm; increasing a person's self-esteem & enjoyment of life. Sandalwood is especially balancing to vata & pitta dosha.
Ayurveda sees Gold as the most healing & ojas (immunity) building of the precious stones & minerals. It is energizing, promotes lasting endurance & uplifts the spirit, helping to transform consciousness, as it promotes greater awareness. Gold is tridoshic meaning that it is balancing to all doshas.