women's amazonite buddha earrings, made with faceted amazonite and bronze buddhas. amazonite is said to be a stone of truth, nobility, communication, integrity, and trust. it has been used to enhance intuition, creativity, intellect, and mental abilities, and is associated with the throat and third eye chakras. it is known as a stone of honor and spiritual healing power, calms and lessens stress and self-defeating behaviors, builds self-esteem, and has been used to heal emotional disturbances and trauma. it is said to be useful for helping the muscular system, calcium deficiency, pregnancy, eczema, the nervous system, osteoporosis, and for decreasing heart problems.
the word buddha is a sanskrit word which means "the awakened one", one who is awakened to reality, who understands the true nature of the mind, the world, and all sentient beings. the buddha embarked on an endless, compassionate journey to teach living beings how to see reality, how to gain true wisdom, how to free themselves, and how to achieve true peace and joy. his teaching is known as the dharma.
antique gold plated ear wires. approximate 1.5" length. this design originally listed 10/2011.