The Akara Charms are based on traditional Buddhist symbols that are rich with meaning, that bring temporary and ultimate benefit to the wearer. Our charms are made from 925 sterling silver with white gold plating to prevent tarnishing.
Our Tashi charm collection has eight symbols to bring auspiciousness to your life.
These eight auspicious symbols (Ashtamangala in Sanskrit) traditionally appear on Buddhist textiles, objects, and paintings. Each symbol represents an aspect of the Buddha’s teaching and when they appear together, their powers are said to be multiplied. These symbols represent the following:
Height: Parasol (2.4 cm); Golden Fish (2.0 cm); Treasure Vase (1.7 cm); Lotus (2.8 cm); Conch (1.9 cm); Endless Knot (1.8 cm); Victory Banner (2.3 cm); Wheel (1.9 cm)
Akara Charms are based on traditional Buddhist symbols that are rich with meaning, that bring temporary and ultimate benefit to the wearer. The charms are made from 925 sterling silver with...
For practices of the Inner Tantras, one needs the inner offerings of amrita, rakta and torma. Amrita purifies anger, rakta purifies desire and torma purifies ignorance. These inner offerings are...
The damaru (or small hand drum) is used widely in Tibetan Buddhism, in particular for Inner Tantric practices. In essence, it is the nature of wisdom and functions to magnetize...