Tag Archives Mercy & Justice

Keris Kamardikan Karno Tinanding Luk 5 – A Modern Keris of the Highest Standard

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Karno Tinanding, or Karno Tanding, refers to the great war between the Pāndavas and Kauravas on the Kuru field, as mentioned in the Mahābhārata epic. The final battle in the Mahābhārata is called the 'Bhāratayūddha', which is fought between two brothers born from the same mother (Kunti Nalibranta), but from another father. They are the ...

Keris Sepokal Luk 13 with Pamor Raja Gundala – A Rare Dapur Combined with an Equally Rare Pamor Motif

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The thirteen waved ('luk') Sepokal dapur is very hard to find, and therefore it is considered an extremely rare model. This particular keris Sepokal is made in the tangguh Blambangan era (1294–1474 CE). In the old days, the keris Sepokal was commonly used by soldiers at the royal palace ('keraton'). Hence, this dapur features a ...

Taweez for Generating Loving-Kindness and Tender Mercy

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Islamic amulets or talismans in the form of a locket are originally called taweez or ta'wiz. Taweez are designed for several different purposes; this taweez, however, is made for a specific purpose, namely to generate loving-kindness and tender mercy upon the wearer of the talisman. Hence, the maker of the this taweez – an Islamic ...

Magic Locket to Invoke the Love of God and the Holy Prophet

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A most powerful locket made by the famous Muslim masters from Banten Province in West Java, Indonesia, who have performed a traditional consecration ritual in order to empower the locket with the love of God and the Holy Prophet. It is said, that he who sincerely loves God and the Holy Prophet is beloved of ...

Lucky Locket to Invoke Archangel Jibril (Gabriel), Bringer of Glad Tidings and Great Joy

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Jibrīl (or Gabriel) is recognized as the greatest of all angels (i.e. an archangel), whose name can be translated as 'The Power of God', or 'God is My Strength', thereby indicating his unwavering devotion to God. Archangel Jibrīl is typically characterized as a benevolent celestial being that acts as an intermediary between God and prophets. ...