Tag Archives Luck‚ Fate & Fortune

Balinese Ganesha Elephant Head God Pendant including Solid Silver Necklace

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In Bali, the elephant head god Gaṇeśa holds a special place in the daily ritual worship that is performed by the indigenous Hindu community. The deity is primarily associated with good fortune. Hence the owner of this traditional Indonesian amulet can beseech Gaṇeśa for blessings before starting a job or beginning any other new and ...

Balinese Silver Naga Snake Ring with Gold-Plated Hood and Red Ruby Crown

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The Balinese ring is made by hand, using 92.5% genuine silver. The unique model of the talismanic ring represents a mythical nāga snake deity, which is worshipped in both Hindu and Buddhist traditions. It also contains a small piece of gold-plated decoration and a dark blood red ruby gemstone on the head of the nāga ...

Amorous Garut Jasper Gem Amulet with Rare Blue Speckles of Apatite

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Naturally rich jasper deposits can be found in the valleys near Garut, West Java. The opaque quartz from this mountainous area comes in a wide variety of colors – in this case, a mixture of brown, blue, and white. Especially the blue variants of jasper are rarely seen, which makes this particular gemstone a very ...

Mesmerizing Indonesian Love Locket to Conquer Someone’s Heart

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Islamic magic is known throughout the world for its potent powers regarding love and attraction. Due to the famed reputation of several contemporary dukuns there is a high demand for authentic love lockets from Indonesia in general and from Banten Province in particular. Since these taweez are made and blessed according to proper Islamic mystical ...

Javanese Semar and Petruk Divinities Coin Amulet

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Semar and Petruk both are Javanese divinities, belonging to the group of four Punakawan (pronounced: Punokawan) deities. Semar is the eldest among them, followed by Bagong, Petruk, and Gareng. Petruk has a very fierce character, whereas Semar is characterized by peace and wisdom. Legend has it that Petruk used to be a benevolent rākṣasa demon. ...