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Portable Tombak Amulet for Respect, Power and Authority in Leadership

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A tombak is a traditional Indonesian weapon resembling a spear. Unlike traditional weaponry in the West, most Indonesian swords, daggers, knives and other thrusting weapons are smaller and have a subtler design. This is because traditional Indonesian weapons were used not only for combat fighting but often also for conducting sacred rituals. Hence, the forging ...

Sumptuous Brass Amulet empowered with Holy Quranic Prayers for Righteous Living

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All the saints and sages from the past have emphasized the importance of proper ritual worship, especially regarding the performance of sincere prayer. This is because prayer is considered the fruit of righteousness. Properly performed prayer is therefore believed to effectively invoke God's grace, which, in turn, brings love and prosperity. Thus, it is common ...

Serpentine Nāga Spirit Amulet bestowing Riches and Fortune

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Just as serpentine spirits have always played a major role in ancient mythology, so too do they in traditional Indonesian culture. The nāga essentially is a serpentine spirit of divine origin. However, since this rather sinister-looking creature is said to reside in eerie places beneath the surface, it is often associated with the netherworld. Nonetheless, ...

Brazen Amulet featuring a Heraldic Composition with Crossed Swords and Holy Arabic Verses

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Islamic heraldry has a wide variety of armorial bearings. Illustrations of Islamic armorial compositions often can be seen etched on the surface of various kinds of material. In this case, the universal Islamic symbol of crossed swords is engraved on the exterior surface of a brazen amulet. In addition, there are several holy Arabic verses ...

Indo-Malay Magic Talisman Necklace containing Occult Scroll inscribed with Sacred Lettering

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The Indo-Malay archipelago is often cited as one of the most mystical cultures in Southeast Asia. The Indo-Malayan mystical tradition has remained relatively unchanged for centuries, giving Indonesians access to grimoires from early times. Not only have these ancient teachings been well preserved but also they are still being practised in their original form to ...