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  1. http://www.iebeads.com/ http://www.iebeads.com/bracelets-c-1/30-years-of-dry-grinding-and-high-density-holding-rosary-bodhi-p-54.html The occurrence frequencies of four types of Bodhi beads reached at least 50%, including ‘King Kong’, ‘Moon and star’, ‘Bodhi root’, and ‘Phoenix eye’. These were the most popular Bodhi beads in the markets. The most common Bodhi bead, ‘King Kong’, is made from the fruit of Elaeocarpus angustifolius. ‘Two-furrowed King Kong’ is made from the fruit of Elaeocarpus hainanensis. Elaeocarpus plants are distributed in Hainan, Yunnan, Guangxi, Tibet of China, and other parts of Asia, including Nepal, Bhutan, India, Indonesia, and the lowlands of the Himalayas. ‘King Kong’ may have been the earliest form of prayer bead in India, named ‘Rudraksha’ in the local language, meaning ‘eye of Shiva’ . The furrows of the hard and rugulose endocarp of fruits are important to the rudraksha. Different numbers of furrows represent different meanings. The rough surface symbolizes the austere life expected of worshippers. Five furrows and up to 14 furrows are usual, while others are very rare. Normally, a string of prayer beads is made with 32, 108, or 112 beads of similar size and the same number of furrowed rudraksha seeds. The standard ‘King Kong’ string has 108 Bodhi beads, and this string of prayer beads is widely used by Tibetan Buddhists. ‘Moon and stars’ is a very popular and traditional Bodhi bead in Chinese Buddhism and is the hard and dense seed of Daemonorops jenkinsiana. The ‘Moon and stars’ name reflects the small holes (moon) and tiny black dots (stars) covering the seed’s surface. This species is mainly distributed in the south of China, India, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh. There was no record of the history of this type of Bodhi bead, but we found many old ‘Moon and stars’ beads in Tibet; we therefore speculated that Tibetan Buddhism was influenced by mainland China’s Buddhism. Seeds of Corypha umbraculifera are used to make ‘Bodhi root’ beads. This species is native to India and Sri Lanka. In India, it is also called ‘vegetable ivory’ and is a traditional tool for carving Buddhist Sutras, such as the famous ‘tale palm’ or ‘tad-patri’ because the leaves are flexible and soft when dry ‘Phoenix eye’ and ‘Small phoenix eye’ are made from the fruits of Ziziphus abyssinica and Ziziphus jujuba var. spinosa, respectively. The name ‘Phoenix eye’ refers to the eye-like shape that appears on the hard endocarp. Z. abyssinica is native to India and is not cultivated in China. Both were used to make adornments in India. Ziziphus has been mentioned more than one time in the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. The tree and fruit of this genus have great significance in Indian traditional culture. Jujube trees are one of the few sacred trees of the Sikhs in India. The species of jujube tree named Christ’s Thorn Jujube (Z. spina-christi) is the only tree that could be regarded as a holy tree in Islam. Species of Ziziphus are also held sacred by many other religious persons, such as some Druze, Muslims, and Christians.
  2. The Tibetan Healing Bracelet is worn to help the body balance its essential energy. It is hand-crafted from Yak bone and inlaid with coral and turquoise, known for their healing properties. The three metals: copper, nickel and brass help promote healthy blood flow and circulation. Wear the Healing Bracelet and allow its healing properties to radiate through your body. The Red Tibetan Healing Bracelet beads sizes are 9mm disk shape. The White and Black Tibetan Healing Bracelets bead sizes are 5mm spherical shape. *These bracelets are NOT waterproof. Keep them away from water and sweat. The yak is a long-haired animal found throughout the Himalayan region of south Central Asia, the Tibetan Plateau and as far north as Mongolia and Russia. All the yak bones used in our jewelry are the leftover from the domestic population that died from natural causes.This is a Fair Trade item.The Healing Bracelets are carefully hand made by superior crafts people, exiled Tibetans refugees living in India, Nepal, Bhutan, Mongolia and elsewhere. Your purchase directly assists in the day to day lives of these refugees and aids in preserving and expanding the unique, rich Tibetan heritage and culture. Turquoise is a valued power stone. It will strengthen and align all of the Chakras; and it can be used to cleanse your energy centers. As a meditation tool, the gem can assist in clearing your mind, opening you to the Universal All. Use Turquoise to attune to the spiritual plane or provide protection during vision quests or astral travel. Coral is said to quiet the emotions and to bring peace to within the self, it facilitates intuition, imagination and visualization. Coral helps one to both understand and use the qualities of the mystic. Copper can stimulate the flow of energy and hence move psychic energies thereby helping the wearer overcome lethargic tendencies, resulting in a more vitalized person with amplified thoughts. It also helps powers of communication, channeling, cleansing, purification, increasing self-esteem and freeing the wearer of mental burdens. Bracelet measures 7 inches in length and expands to 10 inches Sold individually or as a set of 3 (one of each color) Color may vary slightly Instructions - How to adjust bracelet size http://www.iebeads.com/ http://www.iebeads.com/bracelets-c-1/white-tibetan-style-bracelet-p-56.html
  3. Humans use seeds (include the fruits with pericarps cannot be easily removed, commonly called ‘seeds’) in many ways. Seeds are colorful, durable, and easy to access, so humans have drilled and strung seeds into necklaces and bracelets for thousands of years. The oldest seed ornaments were discovered in Africa and can be dated to the Middle Stone Age (280,000 to 45,000 years ago). Moreover, due to the variety of medicinal and edible properties of plants and trees, people placed high value on this type of vegetation, and this feeling has continued to modern times. Some people endow beads with specific meaning for averting disaster, developing wisdom, and soothing and relaxing. Bodhi beads are Buddhist prayer items that have been traditional tools for counting while reciting a mantra, as prayer beads have been used in other world religions. The Bodhi beads are called Pu Ti Zi in Chinese: Pu Ti means Bodhi tree (Ficus religiosa), and Zi means seed; but Bodhi beads are not made of the seeds of a Bodhi tree (Ficus religiosa). The name Pu Ti Zi first appeared in the early medical text, ‘Compendium of Materia Medica’, which referred to the seeds of Coix lacryma-jobi. In addition, seeds of Sapindus delavayi and Sapindus tomentosus were called Pu Ti Zi or ‘Bodhi seeds’ in Yunnan. In modern times, ‘Bodhi seeds’ do not refer to any particular plant but instead refer generally to seeds and the fruits of various plants used to make prayer beads. Bodhi beads have an important position in Tibetan Buddhism and are very popular in Tibet (the Xizang Tibetan Autonomous Region). The culture of Bodhi beads spread throughout Tibet and other provinces of China, and there are dozens to hundreds of Bodhi beads with different meanings. Recently, people have begun to wear Bodhi beads as a kind of praying or blessing ornament, in addition to functioning as a prayer bead. The Bodhi bead culture has developed in China in the form of cultural supplies, such as writing brushes and ink sticks. Several ‘Bodhi seeds’ of similar size, shape, and pattern are strung into strings of prayer beads. People frequently touch the beads with their hands to make the beads luster like jade due to secretion from human skin. Moreover, the beads are carefully modified to protect from scarring in inappropriate temperature and humidity surroundings. Ethnobotanists study how plants are used for food and medicine but are also interested in plant adornments because non-mainstream use of plants can reflect relationships between cultures and (uses of) plants in other aspects. Surveys such as that conducted by Armstrong have shown that many botanical jewelries in different places were made by seeds and indicated the high value placed on the seeds. Over 165 plant species used for human adornment in India were identified and listed . Recently, there has been increasing interest in the commercial value of Bodhi beads, and many books about the culture of Bodhi beads have appeared in China. Although the books and related materials focus on the meaning of each kind of Bodhi bead, almost all publications ignore the question of which plant or plants produced the Bodhi seeds. The beads have been commonly described as ‘seeds of rare plants’, and this description has fostered a belief that the value of Bodhi beads is related to the scarcity of their sources and not to their aesthetic and cultural value. To help correct this misunderstanding, we investigated the plant sources of ‘Bodhi seeds’ or Pu Ti Zi and explored the culture values of Bodhi bead plants. www.iebeads.com http://www.iebeads.com/bracelets-c-1/tibetan-seiko-feng-yan-bodhi-child-15mm-purple-red-eye-is-no-nuclear-leakage-text-play-hand-string-p-87.html
  4. Many customers have asked for a traditional Tibetan mala design with smaller bodhi seed beads, and these are finally available! Bodhi seed beads can be used for counting all types of mantras, as well as other prayers, prostrations, circumambulations, and so forth. This mala features fine quality 14mm bodhi beads that have been cut on each end, making them flat in the traditional manner. Simply strung on a red cord and finished with a guru bead.Bodhi seeds have sacred meaning throughout Buddhism. It was while meditating under a bodhi tree that Prince Siddhartha attained enlightenment and became the Buddha. The dark-speckled seeds thus have special meaning for all seekers of divine wisdom. "Bodhi" in Sanskrit means enlightenment; as an "enlightened" seed, many practitioners use these malas for their essence and inherent teachings within each seed. http://www.iebeads.com/index.php?main_page=more_news&news_id=10
  5. http://www.iebeads.com/ Why does everybody like to wear garnet hand chain? Garnet is belonged to intermediate and lapidary, the stone of emerald green pomegranate of qualitative nevertheless actor also can have very high value, the price of emerald of approachable even same color. Overall for, the value of garnet arrives from yellow of green, orange, red according to color wine is ordinal reduce. Garnet is OK still basis transparent, quality and cut the respect such as labour to be a basis, in-house and clean, diaphaneity tall, grain is big, cut worker worker perfect person have higher value. Starlight garnet, become angry the commercial value of garnet is very high also. A lot of countries on the world are violet tooth black surely " January birthstone " , friendly affection of indicative and faithful, garnet and chastity. Hesperian thinks violet tooth black has the magical effect of cure the sickness to save the patient; In middle east, violet tooth black is chosen to become royal authenticating object. Red lets person couplet remember blood, garnet is right haemal circulation and hormonal secrete the stimulative effect with have certain, the health of good reproduction system and relevant organ, let a person bend over below, put garnet in back vertebral most the place of lower end coccyx, but slowly receptor is oscillatory, corresponding sea return pulley, can increase function power and but book purifies milt by relevant splenetic activation, but if sensitive constitution or the person that prepare without psychology to this practice had better avoid such doing, lest bring harm. Allegedly garnet still can be bitten with preventing a snake and bromatoxism, be reference only. Garnet can let a person have the charm that defies hard, draw on happiness and lasting love, increase self-confidence, antagonism melancholy, help person faces the traumatic memory in the past, go explaining understanding with another angle, obtain the condition of quiet joyance. Can enhance vitality, vigor and staying power; Stimulative recovery capability and blood circulate, have raise Yan Meirong's rejuvenescent effect. Can improve cutaneous defect, prevent cut aggravation. Increase the inspiration when the person thinks, avoid unhealthy environmental influences that cause disease is changed evil spirit, become what do not suffer outside force to encroach to protect body stone. Of all ages, garnet is considered as devotional, faithful and symbolize honestly, believe it has the effect of cure the sickness to save the patient, even the fine medicine that somebody thinks maize garnet is to treat icteric disease; Go out if the traveller has garnet photograph partner, insurable journey is restful, avoid be frighted risk.
  6.     Red sandalwood http://www.iebeads.com/bracelets-c-1/108-lobular-red-sandalwood-bracelets-bracelet-beads-gentian-meat-full-scale-pattern-of-venus-p-164.html is one of the rarest wood on the world, the flocculus rosewood that India produces is the high-quality goods in red sandalwood, normally also abbreviation " red sandalwood " (the following place is narrated " red sandalwood " for flocculus wingceltis) . 2. The growth of flocculus rosewood rate is very slow, just grow circuit annual ring 78 years, just grow 100 every years thick 3 centimeters, it is consummate chiliad ability 889 years to blossom material. 3. Saying 10 Tan Jiu sky, diameter of the biggest red sandalwood wood is 20 centimeter left and right sides only, if diameter 30 centimeters and not empty, had been highest grade, its are precious degree cans be imagined. 4.17 to 19 centuries between, red sandalwood furniture makes in unusual degree of China its are only royal have. The value of red sandalwood wood with better today look of market top grade is every tons about 2, 3 million yuan. 5. Red sandalwood be about to true dried up. In period of bright Qing Dynasty, be carried as a result of traffic and perambulate technology is primitive, add virgin forest beast to appear and disappear, serpent is fascicular let cowardly of fell trees worker and go no further, make a few rosewood that grow in the depth of virgin forest do not have by discovery survival to come down. But all these already was changed 20 years right-down in the past. To find the rosewood that is concealed in the depth of forest, today's people uses professional and cross-country tool to employ high-definition satellite picture to analyse a technology even, get on the world in short time almost all red sandalwood wood fell trees dangers. What measure as number is exiguous with each passing day, the price of lumber of on lumber market one ton of rosewood also rises to today from several original yuan millions of yuan. Red sandalwood wood is in all sorts of hardwood quality of a material most firm and weight is the heaviest, solemn and quiet heavy ancient, other lumber can not is likened to. Main koel, need hundreds years to just can have. Its woodiness firm claret of heavy soft embellish, colour and lustre, it is bright Qing Dynasty the palace of two generation uses wood, having " Mu Zhongzhi emperor " say, flocculus rosewood is the high-quality goods in rare hardwood. Carve of flocculus rosewood essence is heavy implement be royal for use of an emperor more article, in ancient time be the identity and position is indicative. Once the development of maritime traffic and Zheng He issue West 7 times, communicated the commerce with southern Asia each country and culture communication. Each country is in in interacting with nonsked commerce regularly with China, also have a certain quantity of rare wood constantly, included red sandalwood wood among them. Have historical data account, clear generation ever also sent a person to had collected red sandalwood wood to southern Asia. The admirable wood #### with peculiar rosewood reachs rare level, let its suffer fully royal cherish, the relative of emperor close country of quiet day, noble that amount to an official is treasured particularly, flocculus rosewood furniture also is palace furniture more. Contemporary red sandalwood work because lumber increasingly precious is rare, the price also year after year rises. Flocculus rosewood so ####-given, because it grows,be really very slow, just often can grow a inch a few years, its timber diameter 20 centimeters of above person rare. The good material that regards annatto as furniture is qualitative, flocculus rosewood makes the rare thing in annatto furniture, by the furniture nature that its make social status is not poored. Besides itself rare besides, flocculus rosewood still has value of quite high officinal health care, it can send out a fitful is light aroma, because red sandalwood wants to go up,chiliad just can become a useful person, it is the elite of market day month, the beautiful of filling balance yin and yang is tasted. In " detailed outline of a book on Chinese medicine " in have account, red sandalwood has a garrison post heart, calm the nerves, easy muscle invigorate the circulation of blood, diminish inflammation is acetanilide wait for a lot of effect.
  7. HUANGHUA PEAR The hand that annatto little material makes is strung together, , place etc, the market is behaved very not common, heat is not decreased. Businessman enthusiasm also turns to annatto is small in succession. Pear of flocculus rosewood, chrysanthemum, gold-rimmed nanmu, return viridescent cloudy wood is waited a moment, wonderful confused is shown. Be in a few inside Cang Youqun, need classical music looks even if each master basks in some every week string. Each are bright red wood sells field, annatto advocate battalion inn, those who discover inn-keeper displays important niche is bodhi child bead string and all the time hand of pear of very hot flocculus rosewood, chrysanthemum is strung together etc. Collect this to burn fire more as artwork jump over flourishing, the article with all sorts of qualitative material plays a hand to string together begin embark upon a political venture, the hand that not only the material such as common and amber, Gong Shanhu, beeswax, crystal pledges is strung together, the woodiness hand such as red sandalwood wood, agalloch eaglewood wood is strung together very popular also. Nowadays, adorn civil play a hand to string together had become a kind of fashion. In the market, we can see one string mixes the catenary that take a hand, differ by the of all kinds such as Qu of chrysanthemum pear, Che, cliff cypress, turquoise the bead composition of breed. Inn-keeper recommends say: "For example this, draw out price, enjoy 10 kinds of markets popular bead string together dish play, each bead dish there is distinct effect after playing, although pure appreciation also is each characteristic. " the personage inside course of study says, a little hand is strung together, also be the inspissation of annatto. The scene of oily, wood that can watch timber completely, decorative pattern, a bit is not poor. If use, is core material, #### of decorative pattern wood is more excellent. Bead those who string together the market is arisen, having a reason is to collect a crowd young turn a tide. Each are popular collect forum, do not be short of Tibetan friend people dish play string child blueprint. Ms. Liu says annatto operator, the gold jewelry previously deserves to act the role of, hold fashionable tide position, and a string of article in the hand plays nowadays, the bodhi between neck or mix build a string of beads, with modern dress " harmonious " coexist, the style is absolutely " current substance " . It is reported, have fan of some of rabid a string of beads, oneself go gem city cleans out bead, of the job stay up late again proper motion design and a string of beads, had made a kind of favorite in the life. If have actual strength, can collect old bead string, old stuff adorns rise to more time feels. The disposition of the style of a string of bead and individual, grade, wear at ordinary times be identical of outfit color photograph, become fashion and the symbol of individual character.
  8. If you can be static,next hearts read this article, believe you won't be red sandalwood Xiaobai again. This article is strung together from hand of choice flocculus rosewood, how to differentiate flocculus rosewood true and false, the bead that flocculus rosewood hand strings together is pretended to be commonly on market, and flocculus rosewood is old appraisal gimmick. Intellectual dot is very much very fine, bubble a cup of tea, look slowly.   rosewood hand is strung together even if get at present numerous a when collect lover place to love dish of little thing that play. Common saying says, person cent, wood divides beautiful pear rosewood. Red sandalwood is rare wood since ancient times. The hand that makes by rare wood place so strings together nature also is rare. Red sandalwood hand is strung together suit all crowds, no matter men and women, can adorn. The hand that makes newly strings together color bright-coloured, although the color of amaranth is bright beautiful, downy however riches and honour. The course is long play, the color that the hand strings together will be transformed gradually by amaranth the violet black that appears nobility to connect. Some rosewood contain gold-rimmed gold line inherently, show after making a hand string together outside notching beautiful. This is the Venus rosewood that people often says. In a circle of an excellent singing or polished writing bead go up, bestrew Venus. In the course long dish after playing, venus will appear all the more bright. When   is choosing red sandalwood hand to string together, we should note a few the following respects. 1, the quality of a material of red sandalwood wood. The rosewood with nice producing area can have more collect value. 2, the decorative pattern that the hand strings together and color. Decorative pattern clarity, the price with bright color often is met a few taller. Only very few red sandalwood wood can have tree tumor. Decorative pattern is met magnificent is clinking. 3, the hand is strung together whether to have craze, damaged and repair. Craze and the hand that repair string together the price lower. 4, whether go out for place of same root timber. The hand that gives as a timber strings together color to unite, it is scarce high-quality goods. A lot of hands are strung together is done with leftover material. Give very much Mu Zhu at a draught. Collect value to be able to sell at a discount greatly so. 5, whether is the direction of decorative pattern a direction, the horizontal stroke does not have vertical stroke. 6, the hand strings together sheet the size of bead is even. Opposite for, the diameter of bead is bigger, the hand is strung together also have with respect to all the more collect value, because red sandalwood diameter is lesser, much more available hole, volume recovery is extremely small. These are the main essential factor that collect red sandalwood hand to string together. If satisfy these requirements at the same time, this hand is strung together will be scarce high-quality goods. The space that collect and appreciates also is met very tall. Tall price nature can derive the person that make a holiday. Want to take care all the more when choice rosewood hand is strung together so. A lot of person that make a holiday pretend to be red sandalwood hand to string together with wood of red acerbity branch now, the price really red sandalwood price.   is discerning when red sandalwood hand is strung together, need of the person that collect is double serious. Have in the market at present a lot of hang the lumber that lean with red sandalwood, for example rosewood of rosewood of great part of a historical period, small great part of a historical period, African flocculus rosewood, but true rosewood has a kind only, rosewood of formal name the pride of China, common says " flocculus rosewood " , can be used as medicine, the stuff that grows with Indian south place is simple optimal, quality is best. Face the market is medium now the lumber of confused noun and close, how we should differentiate red sandalwood. flocculus rosewood
  9. Listen to a lot of people to say recently, the price of flocculus rosewood does not rise to fall instead now, is this true? Red sandalwood is had all the time " Mu Zhongzhi king " beautiful praise, its unique ability pledges and of resource rare be short of all along no less than Hainan chrysanthemum pear, but review some closer suffer many mishaps in one's life of year of it may be said of red sandalwood market, the price of pear of current Hainan chrysanthemum is every tons 7 million yuan or so, and the price of red sandalwood is in every tons 1 million yuan or so. Will see flocculus rosewood still lie from the price price flat, ever since of city chase after go up momentum will be quite powerful. Plant with this " the gold in wood " made hand is strung together, can highlight the grade of the person that collect and vigor not only, also be Chinese classic culture at the same time infinite vitality between heart show. These distinctive quality that have because of red sandalwood place just about, red sandalwood is in in the near future collect a position to will surmount chrysanthemum pear gradually, and will be had bigger appreciate space. "10 Tan Jiu sky " , the effective utilization rate of flocculus rosewood is only 3 into, finished product value is so relative taller. From at present the market looks, of flocculus rosewood appreciate potential is the greatest, a lot of people are saying the price of flocculus can be reduced, that deceives people, well precious is rare dish be over the baby in your hand, perhaps which day became invaluable asset ~~rosewood
  10. Garnet is considered as devotional, faithful and symbolize honestly. People is willing to have, adorn and adore it, because its aesthetic decorates value,be not only, more important is people believes gem has a kind of incredible magical power, make person trun ill luck into good, die show auspicious, always can maintain honorary position, have main commemorative function. The price payoff of garnet hand catenary actually namely the element of price be decided by of garnet, the height that sees garnet value still basically wants to analyse from the following: Color is lighter better, garnet this kind of crystal and natural facial expression is weighed with respect to what compare other, color is so light very ####-given! The value is relative and character also is met taller. Connect more had jumped over fully, any crystal are such, include garnet inside, also be to be connected more show the value taller oh! Ice is cracked had jumped over lesser, the more or less also is decision price discretion main factor that ice cracks, cotton is cracked less, crystal is cleaner, value is higher. And what crack without ice in garnet is the highest grade in highest grade then, the price also is more expensive! Garnet hand catenary: Iiebeads
  11. Bodhi beads are a useful and beautiful tool used for meditation. They can be worn as a necklace or a bracelet, and usually have 108 Bodhi beads on each strand, though other numbers may be used. They are used to count breaths or the number of times a mantra is repeated by running your fingers over the beads. Bodhi necklaces can be used during meditation and also worn throughout the day as a reminder to be mindful or as a reminder for a personal mantra connected to the type of bead or stone the necklace is made from. While any type of beads can be used for meditation, certain colors and precious stones have their own meanings that can be significant to the wearer and help to achieve a certain purpose to their meditation and their life. Gemstones have varying energy and healing properties, so when you are selecting a bead for your meditation, you want to look for the ones that have properties that will benefit you the most. Are you meditating to reduce stress? To increase creativity? For sexual energy? And now you just enter the iebeads will see the sacred truth, and now do free shipping over $300, minus $30 discount code, 42471f5eb1
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