Bracelet with Embedded Cross | Hematite
Discover an elegant monastic handiwork which is made with semiprecious stones and the love & care of Mount Athos Monks. The bracelet with hematite with embedded cross will adorn your hand and is the ideal gift for your loved ones.
Bracelet with Hematite and embedded cross
The bracelet with embedded cross is a special and elegant monastic handiwork. It is made with love and care by Greek Orthodox Monks and carries the blessings of those who wear it.
Mount Athos Monks make use of all materials for the glory of God. With love and passion they process semiprecious stones and create precious handiworks which carry their blessings to those who use them.
Bracelets with hematite: characteristics
The monastic bracelet is made of 22beads which are made of hematite and are colored dark, grey. In between its shiny beads a metal cross is embedded where the form of Virgin Mary is depicted. On the other side, the blessing: « Jesus Christ Save Me» and two metallic beads stand out.
The monastic bracelet from hematite offers protection and can also be use as prayer aid. While counting the beads, the mind is concentrated in the words of prayer, while the body relaxes and the soul finds peace. This special monastic handiwork works as a stress reliever and helps the mind concentrate.
Mount Athos Handiworks: the tangible love of Monks!
The daily life of Monks includes heartfelt prayers and the participation in liturgies which take place inside the Monastery. At the same time all Monks are assigned with a certain task in the Monastery which is called deaconship.
The most common Monks occupation is the handiwork. They create a wide range of products with their bare hands, according to the rich Athonite tradition. These handmade products are made with love & care while carrying the blessings of the genuine monastic tradition.