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Keris Naga Sapta Luk 7 with Pamor Wengkon for Achieving Success in Life

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This keris Naga Sapta is a contemporary keris (kamardikan) made by empu Sadek from Blutoh in Sumenep, Madura. Its dapur, the Naga Sapta, represents the mythical naga creature. In Javanese, however, this kind of dapur is called 'Nogo Sapto', which is derived from Sanskrit ('nāga': serpent; 'sapta': seven). The word 'sapta' (or 'sapto') refers to ...

Keris Någå Såsrå Luk 13 decorated with Gold-plated Silver Kinatah Finish

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We are happy to offer you a most exclusive work by Sadek, a highly skilled keris artisan in Sumenep, Madura. Sadek is particularly skilled in making kerises that feature an extraordinary gandik with a beautiful design of a någå (Sanskrit: 'nāga') on it. Likewise, the gandik of this keris also features the detailed body of ...

Keris Sabuk Inten Luk 11 with Threefold (Triwarna) Pamor Motif

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Inten ('Diamond Belt') represents the welfare of the Royal Family. Pamor Pandhan Iris resembles sliced pandan leaves, which some people also refer to as 'Dan Riris'. This type of pamor is believed to be particularly useful for people with authority and leadership. Though this pamor also can help avoid black magic. Pamor Nogo Rangsang is often ...

Kyahi Naga Dwidewa

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Dapur Naga Penganten ('Twin Dragons') is a pair of dragon twins, which are considered very powerful indeed. The craftmanship of these dragons is remarkably detailed; the keris is covered in silver from ganja to the hip, and the Nāga King and Queen both are wearing a silver crown. The dragons dwelling within this unique keris ...