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Balinese Hindu Resi Drona Hermit Sage Keris Hilt Figurine carved from Holy Water Buffalo Horn

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Ritual keris daggers from Bali are held in high esteem for their elaborate design and high-end materials. An example of the amount of detail given to the Balinese keris as a whole can be seen in the characteristic danganan hilt. For instance, this particular handle is hand carved from the horns of a water buffalo. ...

Brahma Resi Hermit Sage Talisman with Magical Mala Prayer Beads

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Brahma Rishi (Sanskrit: brahmaṛṣi; Javanese: brama rêsi) are considered to be the holiest hermit sages (resi) of all. This type of saint is a brahmanical seer who possesses the highest spiritual wisdom, i.e. brahmajñāna. Thus, the Brahma Rishi is regarded as the patriarch of ancient Hinduism, also known as (Vedic) Brahmanism. As such, he is ...

Sacred Metal Statuette of the Saintly Hindu Priest Resi Narada

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A classical masterpiece of traditional Hindu-Buddhist temple art, made by the venerable master Luang Por Wichean, abbot of the Buddhist temple Wat Tham Muni Nard in Thailand. The metal statuette is made in the year 2011. Luang Por Wichean and his disciples performed a ritual consecration ceremony at Wat Tham Muni Nard, to bless the ...

Traditional Hindu-Buddhist Resi Effigy made from Sacred Metals and Powders + Silver Magic Scroll

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The metal effigy represents a traditional Hindu-Buddhist rêsi master. According to ancient Hindu-Buddhist tradition, a rêsi is a true mystic, a devout spiritual practitioner. The Javanese word rêsi is derived from the Sanskrit ṛṣi, which means 'seer'; i.e. a wandering hermit, who, as a result of intense practice of austerities, has acquired various supernatural abilities. ...

Tiger Head Rêsi Master Amulet made from Sacred Metals, Minerals and Stones + Magical Yantra Scroll

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This amulet is made and consecrated by the Buddhist monk Luang Por Kalong of Wat Kaolam, Thailand. Before Luang Por Kalong would consecrate an item or give someone his blessings, he would first touch with his thumb a crystal fang in the roof cavity of his mouth; a supernatural feature similar to that of the ...