Black Agate Wrist Mala
27 8mm beads
Vajrayana Buddhists in Tibet, Nepal, India, Bhutan, China and other places often use malas of the same color as the body-color of the deities practiced.
Among those who believe in the special powers of semi-precious and precious stones, agate is known for its grounding & balancing properties and is believed to enhance mental focus. In particular, black agate is said to offer protection against physical harm originating from psychic threats and to strengthen courage.