About this Mala:
8mm genuine Knotted Mala-Onyx beads with serpentine jade markers, hand-knotted between each bead and finished with cotton tassel. Imported.
Gemologically, natural Onyx is similar to other cryptocrystalline quartz and is much harder than some varieties sold as Onyx, which are much softer and are made of calcite. Onyx may be a multilayered black and white stone, usually with a black base and a white upper layer. Onyx is mined in the US, Italy and Mexico.
Black Onyx: Helps one to change bad habits and is a powerful healing and grounding stone. Black stone in the Feng Shui tradition is considered “Yin” and is folklore says it helps with emotional protection and increased power. It is associated with the root chakra.
Serpentine: Associated with the Fourth Chakra, the Heart Chakra. It can aid recovery from emotional trauma. Serpentine helps awareness of the heart’s needs and the ability to express love.
All malas have a 30 day guarantee to protect from breakage. Complimentary Silk Mala Bag included!