stones + symbols
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
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.
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 root chakra, to ground one's dreams into reality.
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.
Smokey Quartz: Grounding
One of the premier grounding and anchoring stones, it enhances practicality and organization and calms an overactive mind. Smokey Quartz can absorb and transmute unlimited amounts of negativity, ease emotional anguish, and relieves stress.
svadhisthana :: sacral chakra
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.
Pearls symbolize purity, and stimulates the mind in clarity and wisdom. They are believed to enhance personal integrity and help focus one’s attention. It has been said that it increases fertility and eases childbirth, at the same time as increasing physical vitality.
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.
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 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.
Ocean Jasper: Acceptance
A soothing stone promoting self-love. It helps with acceptance + patience. It encourages us to embrace our importance, strengthens universal connection, and helps us to focus on what connects us rather than what separates us from the world.
anahata :: heart chakra
The stone of optimism, prosperity and zest for life. It helps you move forward with confidence into new situations. It brings with it a feeling of lightness + humor, assisting in dealing with life’s ups and downs with more ease. It heals though instilling life-force energy to rebuild depleted energy reserves. It has energies of good fortune and good luck, bringing financial abundance and prosperity.
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.
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
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.
Resonates the energy of the ocean, helping one to naturally connect with the spirit of the sea. 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.
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
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.
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.
sahasrara :: crown chakra
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: Clarity
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.