A meditation bracelet with hand-carved stone scarab beads to use as a meditation bracelet. Scarab bead stretch bracelet featuring steatite stone scarabs with round horn beads and brass rondelle bead accents. Scarabs, hand-carved in Egypt since ancient times, are carved out of soft steatite stone and then kiln-fired and glazed. Part of an ancient tradition of wearing protective amulets, the wearer is endowed by the qualities that the amulet represents, protected from evil forces and bringing good fortune. Scarab beetles portrayed the beetles persistence in rolling a dung-ball, from which new life would be born, and being guided by the light of the moon towards new cycle of the dawn. Definitely a power bead bracelet. As you focus upon any element of nature, such as the sky, clouds. tree tops against the sky, the sound of the wind or water or watching an insect, let your fingers slowly move along the beads of your spiritual beads bracelet. This elastic bead bracelet fits a 6.25 inch wrist without stretching. Unique addition to your collection of African beaded bracelets or just cool bead bracelets!