Dragonboat - Pendant
This pendant displays a Nordic dragonboat and grants shelter on all your journeys.
Avalon's Treasury - Jewelry and Books about Alternative Health & Crystal Healing
The civilization of the Vikings reached its height in Northern Europe from 700 to 1000 A.D. where the rough Scandinavian homelands of the Vikings very often generated ferocious people, who wanted to discover and conquer the world. With their unique longboats and superior weapons the Vikings very quickly earned their fearless reputation for conquest and even today our weekdays are named after Nordic gods and goddesses.
Most of our knowledge about the Vikings comes from Icelandic poetry. These so-called Eddas were written by gifted and highly honored poets - the Skalds - and told mythic tales which contained words of advice, prophecies and detailed family trees. Many stories are about the mighty one-eyed god Odin, living in Asgard in his big Hall Vallhalla, where dead heroes received their rewards in form of endless feasts and banquets. Although courage and loyalty were the most respected character attributes of a Viking, our Nordic ancestors also worshiped humor and the romantic complications of a great love.
Viking artists and craftsmen worked with gold, copper, silver and brass and created a very special design were metal strands were intertwined and interweaved with animal-like figures. The males of the Vikings wore bangles and pendants and their wives - who had a high position in their society and could even get a divorce from their husbands, if they didn't satisfy them - favored brooches, pendants and decorative fibulas.
The Vikings buried vast amounts of jewelry and silver objects with their dead, because they believed that these things were very useful in the life after death in Valhalla. Because of the big amounts of archaeological findings in these treasure troves today we know a lot about the motifs of the Viking era, which have also inspired this pendant.
Dragonboat: The head of a dragonboat was a very important magic protection, which fended off supernatural dangers. Just like the shield of a warrior protects him against human enemies the dragon head should guard the seafaring Vikings. Sea voyages were very dangerous and therefore the Vikings used the magic power of the dragon symbol to find luck and shelter whenever they left their local harbor.
This jewelry is also available in copper, silver and gold
Visitors of this page are also interested in the following jewelry:
|Legal Notice: |
Schneitler & Weiss GbR
Waldstr. 14, 83395 Freilassing, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0)8654 457 9623 1, Fax: +49 (0)8654 457 9623 9
Dr. Clemens Schneitler and Dr. Christian Weiss
Tax ID: 105/176/40803, VAT identification number in
accordance with § 27 a VAT Act: DE230625103
Information about the Online Dispute Resolution Platform: The EU commission has created an internet platform for the extrajudicial settlement of disputes concerning contractual obligations between customers and merchants arising from online contracts (the so-called "ODR platform") which is accessible via the following link: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr
Copyright © 2014 Avalon's Treasury
Images © 2014
|& www.alternative-health-crystal-healing.com |
All rights reserved.
All images, text and design of this web site are fully protected by federal and international copyright laws. If you want to use features of this site please contact the site owner who will help you to get in touch with the respective copyright owner or right holder.
|Last Update of Site: |
Jewelry and Books about Alternative Health & Crystal Healing
This jewelry is part of the jewelry line up "Trove of Valhalla".
Trove of Valhalla
This jewelry is part of the jewelry line up "Trove of Valhalla" - you can also download this line up as a printable catalogue if you want to order by fax or mail:
A main focus of our jewelry collections are pieces of jewelry made according to old historical and magical artwork where you can chose the gemstone most suited to your own, personal wants and needs. In doing so you can benefit from the positive effects of the different precious stones in order to harmonize body, mind and spirit and to eliminate emotional blocks. A piece of jewelry personalized this way furthermore can focus and enhance balancing energy.
Already 1000 years ago gems and crystal were appreciated in Asia and especially in China because of their various powers. The Chinese art of healing primarily used jade and according to old legends pearls made of this gemstone have inspired the Chinese writing. The value of jade was judged that high that sometimes Chinese emperors were buried in an armor made of jade and green gems in general were thought to bestow luck upon their wearer. The gemstones were used alone (as tumbled stones or raw minerals) or were set into pieces of jewelry, sometimes also decorative items made of these precious stones were put up in the room.
The use of gemstones set in pieces of jewelry not only is attractive, but also especially helpful, since the crystals are worn close to the body this way. Thus the unique atomic structure of the respective gem and its special vibrational energy can directly influence the energy centers of the body and compensate its energetic imbalance. Emotional blocks can be eliminated and parts of the body with a low energy level can be stimulated. The vibrations of the precious stone are said to influence and harmonize the energy of body, mind and spirit in a positive way.
Amongst others the precious stones citrine, rock crystal, black tourmaline, carnelian and onyx are used often and are also popular as stones to be set in pendants and necklaces. Citrine symbolizes individuality, self-assurance and optimism, while rock crystal stands for clarity of feelings and during problems in daily life. Black tourmaline symbolizes the defence against feelings like mistrust, envy and jealousy and carnelian stands for shared activities and for helpfulness, while black onyx symbolizes energy, self-assurance and strength.
Also the product on this page http://www.alte
11.html was selected in a way that makes it easy to combine it with crystals and precious stones in order to enhance its special power. This is the information about our website and this page if you want to point to it:
- Website: Our short information is "Avalon's Treasury - Books about Alternative Health & Crystal Healing and Jewelry"
- Page: This Viking pendant with its Nordic dragonboat grants shelter on all your journeys.
It is often said that the power of gemstones and crystals only exists in the mind of people and hence, only the imagination of the wearer causes the positive effects of the precious stones. Although there really is no scientific evidence for the effectiveness of gems, the energetic effects of minerals and crystals are in fact proven like e.g. that some crystals deliver energy if pressure is applied to them - therefore, the energy-storing properties of gemstones can be seen as scientifically established. For this and other reasons many people are convinced of the positive effects of precious stones and crystals and by offering a broad range of gem jewelry and tumbled stones we try to provide our customers the opportunity to test and to get to know the different vibrational qualities of the various gems.