These are Chinese white jade, meaning there are white inclusion.
This mala is the same as crystal, shell, other stone and any white malas, is said to help purify the mind and clear away mental disturbances. So it is use for pacifying mantras. Mantra counted on these beads serve to clear away obstacles, such as illness and other calamities, and purify one of unwholesomeness.
Chinese jade (8mm)
This is a stone that can help you to attain your goals and dreams, instilling resourcefulness, and allowing you to see past your self imposed limitations and manifest your ideas into the physical world. Is also a very lucky stone, facilitates peace and harmony between the mental, physical, emotional and spiritual aspects of ones life. It also help to promote courage, compassion, justice, generosity, humility, wealth and longevity. Pink jade are said to be beneficial in creating healthy skepticism.
Norwegian labradorite, sister of moonstone (8mm)
Is the gemstone of magic. It awakens and enhance one's innate mental and intuitive abilities. Despite its dark outer appearance, it holds a rainbow of brilliant hues visible only when the stone is held in the light. This effect mirrors the energy of this ally, which enables one to move through the unseen realms while purifying one's energies in the light. It also creates a force filed through the aura, protecting and strengthening the energies within.
Jasper (Donut 18mm)
Is known to be a protective stone. It can align all the chakras and balance yin yang energies, it also said to be stabilizing and healing.
You can do any prayers or good thoughts from any spiritual tradition with your mala. It is your thought and good motivation that makes your mala unique for your. Once your mala is used, it collects spiritual merit and considered a Dharma object. Please handle it with respect and treat it as part of your spirituality. Mala can also be used as an offering to any Buddha statues.
Mantra to bless your mala beads:
OM RUCHIRA MANI
(repeat 7 time then blow over your mala)
Mantra that blesses body speech and mind:
Om AH HUM
(repeat 7 times)
Mantra to bless lives in harmony with the law of life (Dharma)
Lotus Sutra (南無妙法蓮華經):
(Repeat to your heart's content)
Mantra to purify negative karma (金刚萨埵心咒 )
OM VAJRASATTVA HUM
(Repeat 28 times)
(this is the short version, the full version is '100 syllable')
Purification only works with your sincere regret and solemn promise to yourself NOT to repeat the negative action.
Full version : http://youtu.be/h2gzmLgScTU (pls note, correction - there is 4 HA, HA, HA, HA)
Short verson: http://youtu.be/uZ4EvjVlaCk
Do not worry about pronounceciation, the purer your thoughts and motivation, the more powerful will be the effect of the mantras. Prayers said for others have greater power than prayers said for oneself, karma yoga.
'Always practice and apply your knowledge with a good heart', from my beloved teacher.
Mantras can be chanted in multiple of 3, 7, 9 and 27 times. Traditional japa mala is made of 108 beads, multiple of 27 mantras in 4 sets.
In traditional Buddhist, people are said to have 108 afflictions.
There are six senses - sight, sound, smell, taste, touch, and consciousness
multiplied by three reactions - positive, negative, or indifference)
making 18 "feelings."
multiplied by two categories - attached to pleasure, detached from pleasure
making 36 "passions",
Multiple by 3 as each "passions" may be manifested in the past, present, or future.
All the above (6 x 3 x 2 x3 ) makes a total of 108, represented by the beads.
All mala/ yoga series will be cleansed with Frankincense incense before shipping.
Only one size, 27 beads.
7.5" inner circumference
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