Amethyst is a kind of crystal, which is known to be one of the best stones for meditation, it stimulates spiritual growth. Amethyst has purifying qualities, and will neutralize negativity in the surrounding environment, as well as dissipate disturbing emotions and bring emotional balance to the wearer.
The amethyst mala has been blessed by Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche. Senior Lamas of Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery characterize amethyst malas as universal, suitable for various deities practices, and especially for the practices of peaceful deities.
108 beads of 7 mm diameter, with Trikaya guru beads. White bead (conch shell) symbolizes Nirmanakaya, red (carnelian stone) Sambhogakaya, blue (lapis lazuli) Dharmakaya. The mala has a sliding knot to make it tighter or looser. Approx. length 84 cm, weight 85 g
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