Gemstones & Lore

Our collection at Malas In Bloom features semi-precious gemstones found all over the world. These earthly treasures have been used for centuries for both their beauty and healing qualities. Each gemstone carries within it a fascinating world of intelligence, alive with energy. They vibrate at a specific color frequency, resonating with the chakra system and activating within our subtle body to aid in physical, emotional, mental + spiritual health.

muladhara :: Root Chakra

muladhara :: Root Chakra

Black Obsidian :: Shields + Protects

Black Obsidian powerfully eliminates negative energies in oneself and in one’s environment. It acts like a vacuum, cleansing the auric field of disharmony, negative attachments, astral contamination, as well as anger, fear, and resentment. It is a grounding stone, stimulating the root chakra to make its connection with the Earthstar chakra below the feet and deep into the core of the earth. It will help you bring your shadow out of exile, and allow it to be transmuted through your heart. Black Obsidian heals and spiritually protects the soul.

Agate :: Balance 

Agate is known to strengthen our connection to earth, balance yin/yang energy, and ground us in our center. It is particularly useful during the full moon or in times of energetic/emotional highs or lows, creating balance and harmony.

Lava :: Fire

Lava rock is the physical embodiment of fire. It starts as molten lava and forms into rock. The energy of fire is swift, direct, powerful and impassioned. Lava can be used to develop stronger ties to earth.  

Onyx :: Inner Strength

Onyx is a grounding stone that emanates the energy of self-mastery, helping you to control, focus and direct your will, bringing about a considerable increase in your personal power. It will allow you to take on a challenge with persistence, while calming anxiety and soothing any fear or doubt. 

Smoky Quartz :: Grounding

One of the premier grounding and anchoring stones, it enhances practicality and organization and calms an overactive mind. Smoky Quartz can absorb and transmute unlimited amounts of negativity, ease emotional anguish, and relieves stress.

Hematoid Quartz :: Confidence

Hematoid Quartz is a quartz crystal that contains Hematite inclusions. It’s a crystal that will dissolve the imbalances and negativities in your life and allow you to enjoy a more balanced energy. Hematoid Quartz will also help you find simple but effective ways to solve your problems. It’s an ideal stone for those who deal with complex subjects and technical matters on a regular basis. It will also enhance your willpower and boost your self-esteem, self-worth, and self-confidence.

svadhisthana :: sacral chakra

svadhisthana :: sacral chakra

Carnelian :: Creativity

The stone of creativity. It brings an influx of sexual + creative energies and assertive will. It is powerful to those who wish to build their confidence, courage, passion + power. Promotes the willingness to take risks necessary to move forward with strong action. 

Garnet :: Vitality

Garnet can boost the energy of our entire system and revitalize it. It can help one ‘magnetize’ a lover, a new job or any creative project you wish to manifest. It enhances charisma and magnifies the vibration of the lower chakras, to ground one's dreams into reality.  

Pyrite :: Power + Motivation

Pyrite is a stone of enthusiasm, happiness, power and abundance. It's high frequency stimulates the solar plexus chakra, encouraging one to overcome fears and take action. It increases self-will and can be used to bring you out of your shell, share your gifts with the world, and use your talents to manifest abundance in your life.

manipura :: solar plexus chakra

manipura :: solar plexus chakra

Tigers Eye: Integrity

The stone of mental strength, willpower, and practicality. It stimulates the solar plexus chakra and assists us to take effective actions while remaining grounded, calm and centered. It activates intellect and logic. As a stone of balance, it will allow you to find harmony in disagreements and common ground in confrontation. 

Citrine :: Success

Citrine is a stone of imagination and joy. It provides uplifting energy to those who feel depleted. It is particularly used to promote success in business, and has been called "the merchant's stone". It is used to increase, magnify and clarify personal power and energy.

Sunstone :: Self Esteem

Sunstone will open you to grace, feel pleasure in life, find you are flexible and can "go with the flow" and do so in good spirit. It is a powerful stone used in crystal energy work for dispelling fears and phobias of all kinds. It is also a leadership stone, and brings leadership qualities to its wearer.

anahata :: heart chakra

anahata :: heart chakra

Kunzite :: Heart Healer

This stone is a conduit from one's heart to the vibration of Divine Love. Meditating with Kunzite can facilitate profound experiences of Universal Love, forgiveness, and compassion.  It can activate the silent voice of the heart, and help you to break down walls built around the heart to be more receptive to the experience of unconditional and abundant love.

Phosphosiderite :: Heart Work

Phosphosiderite powerfully opens and activates the heart chakra, but its energy is different from that of other well-known heart healers, such as rose quartz and rhodonite. Its vibration is  more attuned to the magic of the Higher Realms – and it’s also a powerful tool for past life connection. When used in meditation, phosphosiderite will reveal to you the accumulated knowledge of your past lives, so that you may better understand who you are and why you were placed upon this earth.

Jade :: Abundance

A stone for healing the heart. Its energies are so strong and steady, one feels a flow of well-being and balance almost immediately upon touching it. It fosters wholesome and steady growth of life-force energy. Jade is a heart stone, enhancing abundance in all areas of life including relationships, career, and personal growth.

Morganite :: Divine Love

The stone of Divine love, it brings loving thoughts  + actions to the wearer and releases karmic emotional pain. It promotes compassion, empathy, and patience. Morganite stabilizes the emotional body and dissolves emotional blockage, allowing love energy to flow. As an angel stone, it can assist one in communicating with the angel realm. 

Rhodonite :: Altruism

Promotes the energy of outer-directed love. Encourages using your gifts + talents for the benefit of the community. This quality is altruism, generosity and the theory that there is greater satisfaction in giving than receiving, so that you can experience fulfillment of the deepest desire to love and be loved. 

Rose Quartz :: Universal Love

The pure stone of love - for ones self, ones partner, children, family, friends, community, earth, the Universe and the Divine. Activates the heart chakra to heal emotional wounds and reawaken its trust. Releases tension + stress, dissolves anger + resentment. Balances all chakras through its abundance of love energy!

vishuddha :: throat chakra

vishuddha :: throat chakra

Larimar :: Peace + Authenticity

Larimar is the embodiment of the tranquil Sea and Sky energies. It brings the ancient wisdom of Atlantis and the healing power of dolphins to harmonize the body and soul.  Larimar cools tempers and calms fears, relieves stress and nurtures the physical and emotional bodies. It is powerful in meditation and in connecting to the Divine Feminine, and is particularly helpful in releasing emotional bonds, patterns or principles that no longer serve the highest good. A stone of clear communication, it provides confidence, and the strength + courage needed to speak openly and authentically from the heart.

Hemimorphite :: Self Expression + Communication

Hemimorphite encourages artistic expression, friendliness, playfulness and in turn promotes friendships, generosity, and kindness to others. This stone reduces anger, jealousy, and eliminates controlling behavior. Hemimorphite tends to blend joy and sorrow into a single flow of compassionate emotional involvement and empathy, for yourself and others. It returns joy to your life after grieving, promotes emotional ease, a sense of well being and reduces emotional pain. Blue Hemimorphite enhances the communication of the truth of your  feelings and can help in the process of healing dysfunctional relationships.

Amazononite :: Truth

The stone of harmony, both within the self and among others. It is a truth-teller + a peacemaker, assisting us in communicating our true thoughts and feelings without being overly emotional. Because it activates the throat chakra, it magnifies our intentions and encourages us to speak them out loud in order to make our dreams become reality. 

Aquamarine :: Flow

Resonates with the water element, helping one to naturally connect with the emotional body. It is soothing, calming, and helps bring you into the flow + natural rhythm of life. Aquamarine is a truly powerful stone that fosters inner-peace, and can aid greatly in past-life recall and work. It lends courage and clarity to express your inner-knowing and articulate knowledge with clarity and conviction. 

Turquoise :: The Healer's Stone

This stone has the ability to heal the emotional body, teaching the wisdom of compassion and forgiveness. A stone of wholeness, truth + communication. It demonstrates that when we view others through the lens of compassion and understanding, we will immediately receive those gifts through our own heart.

ajna :: third eye chakra

ajna :: third eye chakra

Tanzanite :: Mind + Heart Connection

Tanzanite is one of the most valuable of all metaphysical crystals for spiritual exploration. It effortlessly integrates the energies of the mind and heart, using the third eye chakra as a bridge. It encourages compassion, calms the mind, and inspires joy. It opens you to insights while calmly anchoring you in the heart's wisdom. Bringing the heart into communion with the mind is essential in achieving wholeness, making it easier to speak the heart's truth with eloquence. Tanzanite generates an energy of happiness and relief from worries, allowing insight into emotions without the need to dwell on them unnecessarily. 

Kyanite :: Deep Meditation + Dreaming

The high vibration and rapid transfers of energy from Kyanite create pathways where none existed before. Like a universal bridge, it is an extraordinary crystal of connection, opening the mind centers, enhancing telepathic and psychic abilities, bridging gaps in all communication efforts, and providing a link for transmitting or receiving healing energy. It immediately aligns the chakras and subtle bodies, bringing tranquility and a calming effect to the whole being. It is an exceptional stone for transitioning into deep meditative states. It will increase your ability to "download" information from higher sources and cosmos.

Labradorite :: Magic

The stone of magic, it awakens mental and intuitive abilities and enhances "coincidence control" - the practice of increasing the observed degree of synchronicity and serendipity in one's life. It's a highly protective stone, bringing confidence to the wearer. 

Lapis Lazuli :: Intuition

The stone of royalty + spirituality. It facilitates enhanced intuition, wisdom, insight, spiritual realization + deep meditation. This stone of visionary awareness enhances intellectual ability, making you a better learner and teacher. It is a catalyst for a mystical journey to higher awareness. 

Sodalite :: Courage

Accessing the Third Eye, Sodalite promotes self-discovery in order to tune-in to your motivations, strengths, weaknesses, desires, gifts, and patterns of personal destiny. It brings a kind of stubborn courage into oneself, which can help you stay on your path during hard times. 

Blue Fluorite :: Harmony + Discernment

One of the most highly sought after crystals in the world, Blue Fluorite will clear your atmosphere of confusion, cluttered thoughts, negativity and astral contamination.  Emerging like magic treasures in matrix rock, this valuable gem will help you make subtle but important discriminations regarding the kinds of energies and people you allow into your world.  It brings a calm, rational energy to the system and supports concise communication. 

Hawk’s Eye :: Power + Intuition

Considered the most authoritative of the eye stones, Hawk’s Eye provides the wearer with deeper insights and awareness so one may see beyond the obvious. It is a marvelous aid for increasing the sensory gifts and enkindles a link with cosmic forces that provide inspirational guidance for one’s life. It is a powerful stone for healing Earth energies and for increasing self-understanding. It is grounding during chaotic situations and brings issues into perspective, especially when placed on the Third Eye.

sahasrara :: crown chakra

sahasrara :: crown chakra

Charoite :: Illumination

Charoite is one of nature's best best illuminators, allowing access to lessons learned in past lives, healing emotional suffering to live in the present, and opening the crown chakra to receive spiritual guidance for the future. It brings high-frequency energy into union with unconditional love from the physical plane, and grounds it here on earth where it is needed the most. The message of this magical crystal is that you are exactly where you need to be in this moment. You are free of the past and open to accept what is.

Amethyst :: Spirtituality

The stone of spiritual protection and purification. It increases psychic awareness + aids in meditation. Amethyst facilitates an energetic field that wards off negativity and can bring to the wearer a feeling of being surrounded and protected by a “bubble of Light”.  It can be used to curb overindulgence and release bad habits. 

Clear Quartz :: High Frequency

The most versatile and multidimensional stone, it is the stone of light. It amplifies energy, bringing heightened spiritual awareness + high vibrational frequency to the wearer. It can be used for any metaphysical purpose including healing, chakra opening and enhancement of meditation. 

Howlite :: Awareness

Howlite is the stone of awareness. It calms the system, preparing the wearer to receive wisdom and attune to the higher-self. It decreases an overly critical state of mind, stress + anxiety bringing, calm and relaxation. The wake of such calming can help you to be truly comfortable and authentic and release the need to be anything other than who you are.

Mother of Pearl :: Clarity + Balance

Mother of Pearl's iridescent light brings the gentle healing power of the sea. It relives stress to allow for more clarity, imagination, and connection with one’s intuition. It is a calming, soothing, protective stone, helping one to feel fully nurtured in and by love + light.

Moonstone (Rainbow) :: Cleansing

Moonstone intensifies the feminine goddess energy and is the stone of beginnings/new cycles. It is particularly good for women and supports a woman's moon cycle. It can be used to balance yin + yang (masculine + feminine) energy as well as balance emotions. It may heighten intuition and psychic abilities and causes vivid dreaming. 

Selenite :: Cleanse + Align

Selenite gets its name from the Greek Goddess of the Moon, Selene. It's powerful in clearing negative energy and leaves you feeling calm, centered + aligned with your higher self. It's associated with the 7th {Crown} chakra, connecting you to Divine wisdom, Spirit and Unity. 

Herkimer Diamond :: Astral Travel

This magical stone can help you experience true grace and bring Divine energy down into the Third-Eye and Crown Chakras. They aid in astral travel and lucid dreaming. The Herkimer Diamond helps to clear the mind/body of unconscious fears and repressions, allowing for complete and total relaxation and expansion of life force energy. 

om :: the universe

om :: the universe

Om is the matrix of all sound + consciousness - all that was, all that is, and all that will ever be. Om symbolizes the most profound concepts of universal creation, including the three stages of existence (birth, life, and death). Chanting OM unifies us with high vibrational frequency of the Universe, connecting us to everything in nature.

lotus flower :: expanding of the soul

lotus flower :: expanding of the soul

The beautiful lotus flower has many meanings, but it is associated with purity, spiritual awakening and seeking the Divine beauty within. The flower is considered pure as it is able to emerge from murky waters and be perfectly clean. Lotus teaches us that through challenges, we still rise. We are perfect, just as we are. 

seed of life :: Creation

seed of life :: Creation

The Seed of Life pattern is made up of seven interlocking circles, symbolizing the seven days in which God created life. From this shape, the Flower of Life is built, which contains the blueprint of the entire Universe. Wearing this symbol can connect you to the heart of all existence.