The 'Sthira Sukham' Mala
A mala to help you find balance between steadiness and ease, strength and flexibility.
Labradorite pendant: Labradorite calms an overactive mind and energizes the imagination, bringing in new ideas. It is a wonderful tool for returning joy and spontaneity back to one's life. It helps eliminate the emotional drain of daily routine or being weighed down by responsibility, and awakens a sense of adventure and change. Labradorite is a powerful protector of the aura, preventing energy leakage, and others from tapping into and draining your personal energy.
Howlite: Howlite is an extremely calming stone, linking to spiritual dimensions, opening attunement and preparing the mind to receive wisdom and insights. Howlite formulates ambitions, both spiritual and material, and aids in achieving them, teaching patience and the helping to eliminate rage and uncontrolled anger.
Sodalite: Sodalite relates to the Ajna chakra and is said to be an excellent stone for bringing mental clarity and encouraging rational thought. It is also said to calm the mind allowing new information to be processed and taken in. It brings joy to a heavy heart and encourages self-esteem, self-trust and self-acceptance. In healing Sodalite is believed to balance the emotions and calm panic attacks. It is also said to balance the metabolism, boost the immune system and help to relieve insomnia.
Amazonite: Amazonite relates to the heart chakra and empowers one to search the self and discover one’s own truths and integrity, and to move beyond fear of judgment or confrontation with others to live in alignment with those beliefs and values. It provides the freedom to express one’s thoughts and feelings, and to set strong and clear boundaries, both internally as self-discipline, and externally on what one is willing to experience or in defining personal space.
Larvikite: Larvikite is a protective and grounding stone. It is cleansing to the subtle bodies and facilitates a strong connection with the energies of Earth, helping to connect with the spirits of Nature. Larvikite repels negative energy and increases our security in the strength of our own intellect, stimulating creativity and the exchange of wisdom. It helps us to see ourselves through the eyes of our higher self as well as teaching patience. It also helps us to understand and resolve complicated facts and to make decisions that are rational and sober and not based upon our emotions. Larvikite assists the brain to take in new information more easily. It creates new pathways for knowledge to travel and can open new doors for us. Larvikite can help to make us more adaptable to situations.