CoralCoral has traveled from its place of harvest in warm Mediterranean and South Pacific oceans to such diverse locales as the mountains of Tibet, where it occupies a special place in mala rosaries, and the American Southwest, where it is revered by Native Americans as "the blood of Mother Earth."

Spiritual Properties
Menstrual red in color, it encourages both sexes to develop their female side. Helps new mothers bond with their babies and all adults to make peace with their inner child. Meditating with red coral will summon inner strength.

Physical Properties
Strengthens women's reproductive organs. In both sexes, purifies kidneys, promotes blood circulation. Encourages passion.

  • Chakra: Lower abdomen
  • Element(s): Water
  • Zodiac Sign(s): Cancer, Libra, Scorpio
  • Planet(s): Moon, Venus

Dharma Beads: Making and Using Your Own Buddhist Malas
Joanna Arettam (2000) Journey Editions; Tuttle Publishing