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Ancient Indian Holy Man’s Bead




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c. 900, India

A Sadhu is a holy man among Hindu people of India.  More commonly known are the rudraksha prayer beads they wear often in great numbers.  This gorgeous stone bead, from an earlier time, is also a Sadhu’s.  The feel in the hand is comforting a Zen quality.

One of a kind

Bead: Just over 1 x 7/8″

Cord length: 27″

A note about our woven cords.  We weave these by hand, every one of them.   Like all Jewels’ work no two are exact, as each of us.  The work is labor intensive.  When warmed to the skin the cord becomes more supple, conforms to the wearer, hangs at it should; the necklace transforms more than just a necklace.  It becomes her.