Faceted Clear Quartz pendulum adorned with a Clear Quartz & Amethyst Bead and a pewter Hamsa hand charm. Comes with a velveteen pouch.
The hamsa, meaning five digits of the hand, symbolizes luck and prosperity. This hand-shaped amulet is generally depicted with three fingers and two thumbs, with the thumbs pointing or sticking out from the sides. Hamsa hand charm or pendant guard the wearer from the evil eye. Larger hamsa are hung in dwellings (homes, temples, etc.) to give protection. It may have an eye, spiral, Star of David, or gemstone located in the center of the palm. Sometimes protectives writings are depicted on the hand.
The hamsa, sometimes spelled chamsa or khamsa, has roots in the Kabbalah. The hamsa is also sometimes referred to as the Hand of God. The Asian Hand of Fatima, offers good fortune and virtue to its owner, it is correctly depicted with the fingers pointing downwards. Whereas, the Jewish version is sometimes displayed inverted(fingers pointing upwards to the skies).