Yogi Malas selects only the finest materials to use in the creation of our hand-crafted talismans.
The sacred rudraksha bead is the seed of the blue berry commonly referred to as the tears of Shiva. Highly sought after and mentioned in sacred and ancient texts as suitable for meditation bringing health and protection to the wearer.
Sandalwood is believed to enhance trust and self-identity. In the Ayurvedic healing tradition, it promotes energy and enthusiasm; increasing a person’s self-esteem and zest for life. In India the heartwood of sandalwood has divine status.
Pearls are ruled by the Moon. Pearls strengthen the mind, increase memory, and help control anger. They have a calming and peaceful effect on the mind, and encourage feelings of compassion and love. They also help spiritual meditation.
The sacred and rare rudrani is of great spiritual importance, being the Shakti or divine feminine counter balance to Shiva’s Rudraksha. At Yogi Malas, we love working with the immense positive vibration that is stored within these tiny beads, which dramatically increas the flow of positive energy and life force for the wearer.
The word “electricity” is derived from the Greek word “electron” which, means amber. Curiously, Amber carries its own charge which works to transmute negative energy, to enliven and is said to help open one up to “ones divine personal blueprint”.
Amethyst dissolves negativity. It relieves stress, balances moods, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety and works powerfully in overcoming addictions of all kinds. In fact, word Amethyst is derived from the Greek “ametusthos”, meaning “not intoxicated,”. It activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and has strong healing and cleansing powers, calming and stimulating the mind, helping the wearer become more focused, enhancing memory and improving motivation.
Calcite is a protecting, grounding and centering stone, and can help bring inner peace. Since calcite also promotes creativity and imagination, this inner peace it can bring is a vibrant one.
Known as the “Success” or “Abundance” stone, Citrine is it is said to not only acquire positive wealth, but the ability to maintain it as well. Aside from its positive influence in the area of material goods, it promotes joy and optimism as well, warding off depression, stress and general unhappiness.
Many health benefits are attributed to Copper, including preventing premature aging and increasing energy production. It can regulate heart rhythm, balance the thyroid, reduce the symptoms of arthritis, quick wound healing, increased red blood cell formation, and reduced cholesterol are other health benefits of copper.
Brings calm and awareness, preparing the wearer to receive wisdom and attunement, release attachments, decrease critical mind, stress, and anxiety and bring calm and relaxation so one is ready for meditation.
Onyx gives strength, resolve and stamina. It imparts energy, self-confidence and good fortune while releasing negative emotions. Onyx enhances self-control and stimulates the power of wise decision-making. It encourages happiness and constancy.
Rose Quartz is a powerful harmonizer of the body’s subtle energies and its myriad properties work to get us back in touch with love by helping us to remove the emotional wounds and beliefs that keep us separated from it.
Sodalite brings order and calmness to the mind, encourages rational thought, objectivity, truth and intuition, along with verbalisation of feelings. Sodalite brings emotional balance, enhancing self-esteem, self-acceptance and self-trust.
Turquoise is a purification stone. It dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion, it also has the power to prevent panic attacks. Turquoise promotes self-realisation and assists creative problem solving. It is a symbol of friendship, and stimulates romantic love.
Coral represents diplomacy and concurrence. It quiets the emotions and brings peace to within the self. Facilitates intuition, imagination and visualisation, and accelerates the transfer of knowledge. It strengthens the circulatory system and the bones of the body, stimulates tissue regeneration and nourishes the blood cells. Red Coral also stimulates the energetic pursuit of predetermined goals.
Ruby represents purpose, power and prosperity. Activating the Base Chakra, Rubies increase vitality and chi, the life-force energy. They promotes clear mind, concentration, motivation, and bring power, self-confidence and determination to the wearer, overcoming that overcomes timidity and propelling one toward prosperity and achievement.
Second only to the diamond, sapphire is the second hardest crystal. Known as both the “wisdom stone” and the “stone of prosperity”, each Sapphire brings its own particular wisdom and gifts, be it release from mental tension, depression, unwanted thoughts and spiritual confusion and balance within the body, alignment of the physical, mental and spiritual planes. Sapphires stimulate concentration, bring lightness, joy and peace of mind and are known for attracting gifts of all kinds, fulfilling dreams and desires.
Positively-charged silver ions create a conductive field that reflects electromagnetic radiation away from the body, much like a mirror reflects light. This field stimulates the body’s existing conductivity, improving blood circulation, temperature balance, and general healing. It has been used throughout the ages to cure infections and help heal wounds
Bringer of clarity, self-confidence and the destroyer of fear, Tourmaline brings inspiration and compassion. It is known for its qualities for balancing the right-left sides of the brain, the logical-creative centres, and the male-female energy within the body. Tourmaline energises and removes blockages.