Dragons are perhaps the most popular and enduring of the worlds mythical creatures. Tales of Dragons permeate almost every culture on every continent. Fierce, wild sentient beings, untamable and refuse domestication, holding their absolute freedom in the highest regard.
This beautiful Dragon dZi bead is made of black and white Onyx which is known to connect the spirit and physical planes together. Black Onyx is also regarded as one of the most powerful protection crystals, as it absorbs and transforms negative energy.
Onyx is a banded variety of the oxide mineral chalcedony. Agate and onyx are both varieties of layered chalcedony that differ only in the form of the bands: agate has curved bands and onyx has parallel bands. ... Commonly, specimens of onyx contain bands of black and/or white.
dZi beads originate from Tibet and the Himalayan mountains and are said to possess talismanic powers depending on their individual motif. They are worn for health, protection, good karma and good fortune. They help promote balance and grounding which can increase positive auric field, enabling one to attract more positive energies into ones life.
This dZi measures 1 3/8" L x 1"W x 3/4"D and is drilled lengthwise for stringing.