Amethyst Crystal Mala
Amethyst Crystals have healing powers & promote calmness. They can improve concentration & motivation. Good in insomnia, promoting peace & balance for body, mind & spirit. Malas contain 108 beads and are traditionally used to keep count of repetition of mantra during meditation. 108 is a significant & sacred number in the ancient Vedic culture. It is a number of the wholeness of existence and also connects the Sun, Moon & Earth. The average distance of the Sun & the Moon to Earth is 108 times their respective diameter.
According to Yogic tradition which derives from the Vedas, there are 10 pithas, or sacred sites, throughout India. There are also 108 Upanishads and 108 Marma points, or sacred places of the body. Marma are points in the human body that are associated with the life element or Prana, they are known to be energy pathways for healing body, mind & consciousness.