Sacred Rudraksha beads, meaning "eye of Shiva" or "tears of Shiva" in Sanskrit, have been worn by Sages and Yogis since Vedic times for their profound spiritual significance and powerful healing properties and were treated as divine treasure to be cherished. Sacred rudraksha beads are made from the seeds of the Rudraksha tree (Elaeocarpus ganitrus) and according to ancient Vedic texts, these beads are endowed with cosmic powers to elevate the soul and assist on the path of ascension.
According to Vedic Scriptures, Lord Shiva once went into deep meditation for the well being of all living creatures. When he woke, he opened his eyes and tears of compassion fell to the earth. These tears took the form of seeds to assist humanity in our healing. The dry seed from the Rudraksha tree form the rudraksha beads.
It is believed that rudraksha seeds contain the secrets of the entire evolution of the cosmos within it. By meditating with a rudraksha mala or by wearing rudraksha against the skin it is believed to increase the ability to concentrate, giving clarity and peace of mind, as well as improving memory and relieving stress and anxiety. Rudraksha seeds are also said to increase stamina, reduce blood pressure, strengthen the heart and balances the nervous system and bestow divine protection and increase abundance and prosperity. Not only that but the auspicious Rudraksha Seeds are believed to slow the aging process.
Rudraksha beads have been worn by Asian yogis and monks for centuries because of their interaction with body and mind to foster the tranquility and concentration necessary during extended periods of meditation. Modern medical research has shown that Rudraksha beads have electro-magnetic properties that have a beneficial influence on the cardiovascular and central nervous systems.
Agate is the must have protection stone. It protects from stress, from bad dreams and is said to protect children from danger. It enables the wearer to distinguish between false friends and true ones. It brings prosperity and creates an appreciation of nature.
Agate derives its name from the river Achates in Sicily. Greek philosophy described this gem as early as 300 B.C. It was the stone of warriors in ancient times. The famous ancient Egyptian scarabs are made of agate.
- Black Agate like all black stones protect against negative energies
- It attracts good fortune and promotes goodwill
- It helps to overcome fears and brings strength
- Use this stone for protection, success and courage
This combination mala has 108+1 beads ( 54 Rudraksha beads , 54 Black hakik beads + 1 Sumeru bead of either of these) . Mala has been made in Hindu style with knots between the beads.
Size of Rudraksha beads is 7 mm
Size of Black hakik beads is around 7 to 7.5 mm
Quality of beads - Premium