A Mala is made of 108 beads and is significant to our 108 working chakras. A Mala is a tool used in meditation or for prayer. You can count each bead as you recite a mantra 108 times; or count each bead as you take a deep breath in meditation 108 times. Extremely helpful for focus and stress relief. Malachite is a very powerful stone which works with the heart and throat chakras. It can be used to assist in removing emotional blockages and to purify your energy. It can help to bring positive transformation to the beholder.