Tag Archives Protection & Evasion

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 ...

Sorcerous Snakeskin Agate Amulet Ring empowered with Kanuragan Magic

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This type of agate owes it name from the gemstone's featured pattern, which clearly resembles a snake's skin. It is actually a fossil, not from a snake but a fish. Hence some people say the stone's motif resembles fish scales rather than snakeskin. Either way, Indonesian agates of this particular kind have a good reputation ...

Muslim Scooter Driver Taweez providing Protection from Calamities on the Road

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Those who ride bikes or scooters know that there are always risks involved. Unfortunately, merely driving safely often is not enough to avoid traffic accidents. Therefore this Indonesian Islamic taweez can help provide the driver extra protection, because it is endowed with protective spells of the mystical tradition from Banten Province in West Java, Indonesia. The ...

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. ...