The Nine Precious Gems represent the 9 Planets. In Sanskrit, they are called “Navaratnas", nava meaning nine and ratna meaning gem. Navaratnas are considered auspicious and believed to give the wearer good health, prosperity, happiness, and peace of mind!
Yellow Sapphire- Jupiter
Blue Sapphire- Saturn
Hessonite- The ascending node of the Moon
Cat's Eye- The descending node is the Moon
Each piece is different from the other as they are all individually hand crafted by our Newari Artisans.
Udumvara is the name of a rare and precious mystical blue lotus whose buds form when a Buddha miraculously appears in the world, blossoms when he attains enlightenment, and withers when he achieves parinirvana.
Every piece in the collection is hand crafted by artisans in the Sacred Valley of Kathmandu. A three petalled lotus is carved on each piece touching you and reminding you to cherish where you are at present, bringing your mind home and aspiring never to be apart from the three jewels, the three roots, and the three kayas.
Material: Solid Gold
6 (US ring size); 16.5 mm (diameter)
Mantra recitations and accumulating certain specific numbers are part of the practice. And in order to rejoice and dedicate a particular mantra recitations reaching 100,000 or Bhum in Tibetan is...
This ring is specially designed in-house at Akara and made by one of our Newari artisans here in Nepal. Uniquely combining both the vajra and bell, it has many levels...
The vajra; dorje is a ritual scepter which symbolizes compassion and skillful means. The double vajra or dorje gyadram here appears as four lotus mounted vajra heads permeating from the...