This 108 bead, green jade mala, is charged with the Om Shri mantra and represents and balances the heart chakra. Sarita, a Nepalese craftswoman living in Colorado, makes these beautiful meditation beads into a mala. She lovingly ties each knot between the beads while repeating an intentional mantra. Every step of her creative process has a specific meaning. Jade is a symbol of purity and serenity, gathered in tranquility. It attracts good luck, friendship and love. Jade soothes the mind and stimulates ideas. It supports the heart chakra, increasing love and nurturing. It is a protective stone, which keeps the wearer from harm and brings happiness. Green jade is the most common jade. It calms the nervous system and channels passion in a constructive way. Green jade can be used to harmonize dysfunctional relationships. Wearing shades of green (heart) - Love, growth and abundance. Enhances compassion, forgiveness, peace, balance, harmony and hope. Soothing and comforting, green is the color of renewal and healing. Aids fertility. To read more about wearing green, click here.