Tiny 4mm fragrant sandalwood, precious and semi precious stones, moonstone, genuine a+ rubies and emeralds. This 162 bead 1.5 mala is hand knotted measuring 15 inches plus a 2.5 inch tassel. The spacers and om charm are gold vermeil (22k over sterling silver) and the gold thread on the hand made silk tassel is vintage 22 k gold over silk thread. He focal bead is a genuine handmade (24k vermeil over sterling silver) bali bead. Ruby-for thousands of years, ruby was considered the stone of love, energy, passion, power, and a zest for life. Revered in many cultures throughout history, ruby has always been a talisman of passion, protection and prosperity. Moonstone-is part of the feldspar mineral group. It is made of sodium potassium aluminum silicate and has a pearly opalescent look. Moonstone represents feminine energy and new beginnings. Emeralds- were first mined in egypt around 1500bc, where it was believed that emeralds stood for fertility and rebirth. Mummies were often buried with them to symbolize eternal youth. According to ancient folklore, putting an emerald under your tongue would help a person see into the future.
Wearing emeralds was also thought to guard against memory loss and enhance intuition. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The results are the sole responsibility of the wearer. This item is made of sandalwood and precious stones, moonstone, rubies, emeralds, gold vermeil, semi precious stones.