I went to visit my teacher, Yogi Bhajan, in the hospital in 1992 in Stanford, CA. First thing when I came through the door – he said “You must create crossed battle axes with the adi shakti please!” What does it represent sir? – I asked. “I am Infinite, ﾝ he replied. This design has gone through several metamorphoses since my first efforts back then.
These are powerful symbols available in 3 sizes. They have inset natural gemstones or mother of pearl. We can also make them in amethyst, amber, turquoise, carnelian, rhodocrosite, citrine, ruby, sugilite and larimar – please inquire. Shown in solid sterling silver all pieces available in silver or gold vermeil (24kt. gold heavily plated on sterling silver.) Solid gold can be ordered in 14-22kt. white, yellow, rose colors-please inquire.
A. medium lapis lazuli silver – (2"/5cm high)
B. small rainbow moonstone silver – (1-1/2"/3.8cm high)
C. large mother of pearl silver – (2.25 ﾝ/5.7cm high)
D. small charoite silver -
E. medium jade silver -
F. small garnet silver -
Lapis Lazuli augments strength, vitality, mental clarity and illumination. It is associated with expansion of awareness and intellectual capacity, and allows for conscious attunement to the intuitive and psychic aspects of one’s nature, as well as the powers of love and healing. It has been used in treatment of conditions related to lymph, inflammation, and pain (especially in/on the head). It supports the psyche and helps relax an overactive mind. Releases tension and anxiety. Strengthens skeletal system. Activates thyroid gland, and stimulates emotional, mental and physical purity and clarity, supporting one’s courage in activities culminating in the advancement towards universal wisdom. It assists in balancing the yin-yang energies.
Rainbow moonstone emanates great vitality, life force and exuberant joy. It offers the gifts of inner peace and harmony, emotional balance and strength, purification and transformation of negativity, as well as pychic protection. Rainbow moonstone facilitates the alignment and activation of all of the chakras (energy centers in the body,) while helping one maintain a centered and grounded presence. These gems are powerful healers of the emotional body. They are recommended for anyone who encounters daily stress or who carries old emotional wounds or grief. They aid one in kindling the inner light of the heart and Soul.
Mother of Pearl enhances mental clarity, intuition, sensitivity, imagination, adaptability, cooperation. Helps those in need of loving care; calming and sedating in nature. Also associated with the powers of wealth and protection.
Jade is prized for it’s healing and protective qualities. It harmonizes and balances the heart, aiding in both emotional and physical well-being. It helps strengthen and soothe one’s nervous system. It assists one in learning to enjoy physical life. It reminds one to “smell the roses,” touch someone you love, and share your abundant heart with others. Jade is good for attracting abundance and prosperity and for broadcasting peace and loving-kindness to all in one’s surroundings. It helps one to receive Divine abundance on all levels and to share that abundance with others, in affirmations of plenty. Helps heal scarcity-mindedness, fear of money and poverty and other symptoms of belief in money as a measure of worth.
Garnet carries the energy of prosperity producing expansiveness in awareness and manifestation. It balances and stimulates the development and movement of the Kundalini energy. It energizes the total system to vitality and controls and dispenses the amount of energy that is best for the system. Garnet helps one align the emotional and intellectual bodies with the perfection of “All That Is.”
Silver encourages self-containment and inward reflection. It provides one with patience and perserverance and can be a window to the Soul. It supports one’s efforts to go within and explore the deepest aspects of the Self and Nature. It assists one in perceiving the truth behind surface appearances. It aids one in exploring the deep inner realms of emotion and intuition. It is a favorite of those who honor the feminine aspect of nature. Silver brings attunement to the emotional self. It can assist one in embracing mystery and surrendering to the unknown. Can aid in cooling excess heat in the body and bolster the immune system’s ability to fight infection.
Gold revitalizes one’s physical energies and magnifies the power of most gemstones. It supports openness and integrity and builds confidence in the wearer. It is related to worldly knowlege and an understanding of manifestation. It carries the energy of the Sun, stimulating one’s will to grow and stretch beyond ones current experiences. Gold can assist one in overcoming paralysis and fear allowing one to move through difficult circumstances. It evokes strength, determination and will and can augment low physical vitality and depressive tendencies.