Handmade in small batches. A limited edition wrist mala hand strung here at the DharmaShop using Silver Obsidian beads and a silver plated brass dorje from Nepal.
- Silver Obsidian is a rarer type of obsidian that has more of a sheen to it, caused by mineral inclusions in the volcanic glass. Aside from jewelry, silver obsidian is often used to make weapons and sharp tools.
- The main focal point of the mala is the silver plated brass dorje charm from Kathmandu. Symbolically, a dorje represents the 'thunderbolt of enlightenment.' and the active energy of the universe.
Obsidian is a very protective stone and is excellent for removing negativity; it is related primarily to the Root Chakra. It is very useful to help you to let go of disharmony and shields against negative emotions. Obsidian is a powerful stone for stimulating spiritual growth.
The Dorje is not only a powerful symbol is Tibetan Buddhism, but a ritual tool as well. It represents the power of enlightenment to cut the through ignorance, negativity, and illusion. Bringing an energy of peace to it's surroundings and therefore your practice and journey.
6 3/4" - 6 7/8" around on durable stretchy cord. Beads are 6mm. Fits Men and Women's wrists.