Talismanic Keris Dagger with Sacred Brazen Sheath wrapped in Yellow Magical Thread for Effective Social Interaction

Talismanic Keris Dagger with Sacred Brazen Sheath wrapped in Yellow Magical Thread for Effective Social Interaction

The keris is a sacred dagger indigenous to Indonesia. There are straight-bladed kerises as well as kerises with waved blades. This talismanic keris, for example, has a blade which features a total number of seven waves. A keris blade with seven waves denotes social success. And so, the owner of this type of keris will […]

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Indonesian Keris Pocket Talisman wielding Magical Powers to Achieve Prosperity and Successful Social Status

Indonesian Keris Pocket Talisman wielding Magical Powers to Achieve Prosperity and Successful Social Status

The keris is one of the key aspects of traditional Indonesian culture. With its distinctive characteristic design the keris is typically valued for its diversity in symbolism. And so, the interpretation of the keris is inseparable from local customs and ancient traditions. Thus, the keris was officially recognized as an intangible socio-cultural heritage by UNESCO […]

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Keris Pocket Amulet featuring the Seal of Solomon and Other Islamic Magical Incantations embossed on Sacred Brass Blade and Sheath

Keris Pocket Amulet featuring the Seal of Solomon and Other Islamic Magical Incantations embossed on Sacred Brass Blade and Sheath

The Indonesian keris is valued as a rare and sacred pusaka or heirloom. Beside the common function of a traditional weapon, the keris also serves as a ritual dagger. Indeed, the keris is indispensable for ritual ceremonies performed by the ordained priests at the royal court of Yogyakarta and Surakarta in Central Java. After Indonesia […]

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Keris Amulet with Islamic Spells embossed and Sacred Brass Sheath wrapped in Red Magical Cord

Keris Amulet with Islamic Spells embossed and Sacred Brass Sheath wrapped in Red Magical Cord

One of Indonesia’s most precious cultural heritage objects is undoubtedly the keris, a ritual dagger richly endowed with mystical qualities. The ancient tradition of keris forging dates back to eleventh century AD, though some Indonesians believe the keris was already in use in Java around the sixth century AD. Either way, the truth is that […]

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