Wooden worry beads with cross – 50 Beads | Mount Athos
These wooden worry beads are made from monks at Mount Athos to accompany us with our prayers or help us relax from the stress of the day. This handicraft is one of the most characteristic and favorite products from the Holy Mountain and it’s an excellent present for our beloved ones.
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Monastery worry beads in black colour from Mount Athos
Athonite Worry Beads are made of wood from Mount Athos and are excellent monastic handicrafts that stands out thanks to their superior quality. This handicraft is composed by 50 black beads, a small cross and finishes with black fringes.
Worry beads can be used as an amulet for our house, car or we can have it always with us to feel the blessings of the monks who made them.
Wooden worry beads: How to use them
Worry beads can be a companion to our prayers, they have a pleasant feeling in the hands and they are made of 100% wood. Worry beads are also a great gift for friends and relatives. They can help us reduce stress and anxiety.
Tradition says that the origins of worry beads began with saint Pahomios. One night Archangel Gabriel visited the saint in a dream carrying a silk cord and taught Pahomios how to make a prayer rope so he could count prayers.