Black Agate, like all black stones, is a grounding and protective crystal. It gives a calming peace that helps those during a period of bereavement. Black Agate gives inner strength to move on and is also very helpful in keeping the peace in stressful households.
This splendid Mala bracelet is carefully handmade with 108 natural genuine Black Agate beads and a spiritual tassel. It can be worn as a bracelet, necklace or used for meditation. Length is about 23.6 inches (60 cm), elastic. It is also accented with 7 beads that correspond with each chakra.
Malas are used for keeping count while reciting, chanting, or mentally repeating a mantra or the name or names of a deity. This sādhanā (practice) is known in Sanskrit as japa. Malas are typically made with 18, 27, 54 or 108 beads.