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The Meaning of the Hamsa Hand

The Meaning of the Hamsa Hand

0 / April 15, 2012 3:11 PM

The meaning of the Hamsa hand in history and culture The word Hamsa comes from Arabic – it literally means “five”, referring to the five stretched fingers of the hand. Judaism also uses the word Hamsa but it is often replaced by [&hellip

What is Hamsa? A Popular Luck Charm Around the Globe

What is Hamsa? A Popular Luck Charm Around the Globe

1 / September 15, 2011 10:52 AM

You can find Hamsa charms in oriental designs, Jewish Hamsa charms and Hamsa charms in modern designs made of fused glass, laser cut metals and more.

The term ‘evil eye’ refers to the common belief grounded in folklore that ill will and envious stares may bring about bad luck and misfortune. Used as a symbol to ward off the evil eye, Hamsa hand has been universally embraced. It has been adapted by Islam, Judaism, Hinduism and now by the western culture. So what is the meaning behind this popular luck charm

Lucky Red String Kabbalah Jewelry

Lucky Red String Kabbalah Jewelry

0 / February 20, 2011 3:00 PM

Most everyone wants to improve their luck – or protect themselves against the ‘evil eye’, and wearing a piece of Kabbalah  jewelry made in Israel is a beautiful way to display these powerful amulets. In Jewish Kabbalah tradition, jewelry made from [&hellip