Hand carved skull in natural sunstone stone
Stone : Sunstone
Size : 2 x 3 x 3 inches (lxbxh)
Weight : 470 gms
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.
Sunstone is linked to luck and good fortune. It clears and energizes all the chakras. Sunstone instills good nature, heightens intuition and allows the real self to shine through happily. It dissipates fearfulness, alleviates stress and increases vitality. It encourages independence and originality. Sunstone is especially helpful to those who have difficulty saying “No” to others. Sunstone facilitates self-empowerment and independence. It acts as an antidepressant. Increases self-worth and confidence. It encourages optimism and enthusiasm and stimulates self-healing powers. Sunstone treats chronic sore throats, reduces stomach tension and relieves ulcers. It treats cartilage and spinal problems.