Agate Skull hand carved
Stone : Agate
Size : 1 inch x 1.8 inches x 1.2 inches (lxbxh)
Weight : 83 gms
A magnificent hand carved human skull in agate stone.
Knowing about death and life, skulls have been utilized by both of religions, Hindu & Buddhism in depictions and art of deities. Actually, skulls in symbology are so significant that they have been tracked all of the way back into the dawn of the Hindu culture – over 5,000 years back. Back in India, skulls adorned goddess and gods as bracelets or necklaces, revealing their ability. Nataraja, an incarnation of Shiva, dances the dance of creation with a necklace of skulls. He is identified by the garland of skulls around his throat as the passing of all beings, along with time. Skulls are used to represent the seat of power and the house of the soul as known in Celtic culture. Also used to celebrate the memory of the dead and as a good luck charm and to signify appeal and fashion because some people just think they are cool.
Agate is an excellent stone for re-balancing and harmonizing body, mind and spirit. It is believed to cleanse and stabilise the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity. Agate enhances mental function, improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities. It soothes and calms, healing inner anger or tension and creates a sense of security and safety. Agate heals the eyes, stomach and uterus, cleanses the lymphatic system and the pancreas; strengthens blood vessels and heals skin disorders.