Adi shakti (khanda) necklaces of faceted amethyst, rose quartz, carnelian, freshwater pearl, lapis lazuli and peridot in solid sterling silver , gold vermeil (100 millionths of an inch/industry standard of 24kt. gold heavy electroplate on solid sterling silver) and gold filled (partially 14K solid gold) with small (7/8"/2.2cm high) and extra small (5/8"/1.6cm high) adi shaktis. All approximately 16" -17"/41cm - 43cm long. All gemstones are natural.
A. Extra small silver adi shakti pendant on carnelian silver necklace.
B. Extra small silver adi shakti pendant on lapis with dangles silver necklace.
C. Extra small silver adi shakti pendant on peridot silver necklace.
D. Extra small silver adi shakti pendant on rose quartz silver necklace.
E. Small silver adi shakti pendant on freshwater pearl silver necklace.
F. Extra small silver adi shakti pendant on freshwater pearl silver necklace.
G. Small mother of pearl inset gold vermeil adi shakti pendant (7/8"/2.2cm high) on gold filled freshwater pearl necklace.
H. Extra small silver adi shakti pendant on amethyst silver necklace.
I. Extra small gold vermeil adi shakti pendant on gold filled fresh water pearl with dangles necklace.
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.
Amethyst is a powerful stone for spiritual protection, expansion and purification. It is an aid to meditation and can help to still one's thoughts. It can help curb overindulgence and assist one to give up unhealthy habits. It balances the nervous system and the brain. Amethyst builds a cocoon of light around one's aura or presence, creating a powerful resonant field that helps one remain clear and centered in the midst of negativity, while staying open to spiritual direction and intuitive information.
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 prosperity and protection.
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.
Cultured freshwater pearls are symbolic of prosperity and beauty and enhance integrity. They are used in the treatment of digestive disorders and for increasing vitality and understanding.
Peridot may help one in the understanding of life's changes as they occur, and in recognition of the harmful patterns detrimental to growth. May be used to cleanse and stimulate the heart and solar plexus chakras, encouraging openness and acceptance with regard to relationships. Helps to regulate one's life cycles: physical, mental, emotional, and intellectual. May help lessen anger or jealousy by helping to inspire happiness within the self. Considered an excellent healing stone, peridot may act as a tonic for strengthening and regenerating the body.
Rose Quartz is the quintessential stone of love love for oneself, one's life partner, children, family, friends, community, the Earth, the Universe and the Divine. Meditating with one of these stones provides an envelope of love energy around oneself and activates the heart chakra for the emanation of one's innate love. Rose Quartz helps dissolve one's boundaries of isolation and mistrust and moves one into the sense of union with the All that is the essence at the core of the heart. Healing the heart of its wounds and reawakening its trust is one of Rose Quartz's gifts. Its soothing vibrations are a balm to the emotions, and they calm and cleanse the entire auric eld. It engenders the release of tension and stress, the dissolution of anger and resentment, the dispelling of fear and suspicion, and the rebirth of hope and faith in the benevolence of the Universe. Rose Quartz is clearly feminine in tone, and it is one of the stones of the Great Mother. It not only activates the human heart chakra it also links one's personal heart to the heart of the Earth and the Heart of the Universe. Its love vibrations can penetrate down to the cellular level, reprogramming the cells for joy and longevity rather than despair and death. This reprogramming capacity is the source of the healing potential of Rose Quartz. Rose Quartz is one of the most important stones to wear; to use in meditation, sleep and body layouts, and to keep in one's environment. Rose Quartz can stimulate the crown chakra, (energy center in the body) third eye and throat chakra, bringing them into harmony and unity with the heart.
Carnelian is usually smooth and often translucent, a durable stone and a dependable lifetime gem. Known to have electromagnetic properties to help ground the wearer, feeding energy directly through the skin, instilling a feeling of well-being and inflowing power. It assists one to take action to manifest their highest goals, dreams and destiny. In communication it helps timid speakers become both eloquent and bold. Gives courage. Helps overcome fear of taking action or fear of doing the wrong thing. A symbol of the warm, vitalizing and positive energy of the earth. When used in meditation it can help one understand how to bring a concept into being. Can assist those who procrastinate or are unable to decide on a course of action. It can lend physical vitality and energy to the body, personal power, creativity and compassion.