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Balinese Sterling Elephant Cuff for Fortune and Good Luck

Balinese Sterling Elephant Cuff for Fortune and Good Luck


Saturday, October 19, 2019

Elephants are believed to represent royalty and power in Balinese culture. The maker of this authentic bracelet was inspired by this majestic animal, while creating this elegant amulet. The cuff is fully hand-crafted from 25 grams of Sterling Silver, by Balinese silversmiths, using traditional tools and techniques. Since ancient times, the elephant is a symbol of strength, ...

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Guru Padmasambhava Nepalese Bronze Statue Amulet

Guru Padmasambhava Nepalese Bronze Statue Amulet


Friday, October 18, 2019

Although there was a historical Padmasambhava, very little is known of him, apart from his help in the construction of the first Buddhist monastery in Tibet at Samye. Many legends have grown around Padmasambhava's life and deeds, and he is commonly referred to as the 'second Buddha'. In Tibet, Padmasambhava is known as Guru Rinpoche, meaning ...

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Balinese Barong Rangda Sterling Pendant Amulet

Balinese Barong Rangda Sterling Pendant Amulet


Monday, October 14, 2019

Barong and Rangda are the two mythical figures most frequently represented in Bali. Barong, resembles a lion with its mane and Rangda, depicts the witch, with matted hair and large tusks. They are surrounded with a strong aura of magic. Authentic Barong and Rangda masks with holy inscriptions, used in rituals, are kept in village temples, ...

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Kubera Vajra Nepalese Bronze Amulet Statue for Wealth and Prosperity


Saturday, October 12, 2019

Kubera, also known as Kuber or Kuvera, is the lord of wealth and is also regarded as the protector of the world. He is a popular figure in Buddhist and Jain mythology. In Hindu Mythology, he is both guardian of the North and lord of wealth. Kubera is associated with the earth, mountains, all treasures such ...

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Mystical Javanese Amethyst Amulet for Increased Wealth and Protection against Work-Stress

Mystical Javanese Amethyst Amulet for Increased Wealth and Protection against Work-related Stress


Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Amethyst has been one of the world’s most revered minerals since ages. Excavated in many sites around the globe, this crystal has a vast history of admirers amongst almost all ancient civilizations, because of its intriguing intensely saturating beauty. Already the Neolithic people in Europe were familiar with the stone, and used it as a mere ...

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Delicate Bali “Art-Deco” style Agate Mustika Amulet Ring for Stress Reduction and Inner peace

Delicate Balinese Art Deco style Agate Mustika Amulet Ring for Stress Reduction and Inner Tranquility


Sunday, August 25, 2019

Since ancient times, including the Islamic era, in both Eastern as well as Western civilizations, the quartz mineral Agate was used to prevent negative energies influencing daily life, ranging from religion, superstition, (personal) tragedies, wars and natural disasters. Until today, Agate continues to be known for its protective qualities. By grounding you to the Earth, this ...

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