At Meta*Juju, we look to the stars for suggestions, because if the Moon can influence the tides, who’s to say that all these massive planets couldn’t have some cosmic pull on our subtle energies? This is why we start with your birth chart for custom malas. The same Elemental Energy flows through the symbolism and dynamics of astrology as through everything else in the universe.
As above, so below.
Some of our favorite links for astrological reference:
Above all, we always bear in mind that the massive energy of the planets could possibly influence our perceptions or actions but do not feel that they overpower our will to choose!