For the girl who is embracing and growing her sensitive, intuitive nature.
WHAT IS A MALA?
More than just beautiful adornment, malas are powerful and symbolic tools for your personal yoga & meditation practice. These strands of 108 beads are traditionally used for reflection and prayer. They combine gemstones imbued with potent energies and sacred meaning to infuse your practice.
There are many theories behind the significance of the number 108, which has long been considered a sacred number in Hinduism. The number 1 stands for God, the universe or your own highest truth; 0 stands for emptiness and humility in spiritual practice; and 8 stands for infinity and timelessness.
How to Use Mala Beads for Meditation
1. Choose a spot and sit comfortably with your spine straight and your eyes closed. Take a few deep breaths to center and align yourself with your intention. 2. If you have one, use a mantra for this practice, chanting aloud or silently. 3. Hold your mala in your right hand, draped between your middle and index fingers. Starting at the top bead, use your thumb to count each smaller bead, pulling it toward you as you recite your mantra. Do this 108 times, traveling around the mala, until you once again reach the top bead. 4. If you want to continue the meditation, instead of passing over the top bead, simply reverse direction and begin again.
Lapis Lazuli Stones resonate with the vibration of truth and enlightenment, and are powerful intense blue stones for opening the third eye and stimulating the pineal gland.
The more blue in the stone, the more valued it has always been. These stones have been prized since antiquity, as they are one of the most beautiful blue crystals sold.
Lapis Lazuli is a useful stone to wear as it is said to relieve anger and negative thoughts, as well as easing frustrations causing the anger. They resonate with the energy of the inner king or queen, and are historically stones of royalty, and this crystal also helps to balance the male and female aspects of your personality.
Why we choose gold filled vs. gold plated:
Gold filled features an actual layer of gold pressure-bonded to another metal (in our case, sterling silver!) Gold filled is not to be confused with gold plating as filled literally has 100% more gold than gold plating. Gold filled is much more valuable and tarnish resistant. It does not flake off, rub off or turn colors.
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