Handmade Copper Cuff. Hand cut Brass Om Mani Padme Hum Mantra. (Ranjana Script)
Each bracelet is handmade with love in Nepal. Hammered and intricately cut with a wire saw. The wording along the front is written in Ranjana Script (The script of the Newaris, the original ethnicity of Kathmandu): Om Mani Padme Hum. They say if you repeat this mantra you won't need any other mantra as it contains all the Buddha's teachings in one!
The base metal is pure copper and the detailing on the front is brass writing and white metal Vajra.
The size of the cuffs are adjustable and have been designed to fit most adult wrist sizes. This style is 17cm in length and 11mm in width.
No part is machine made! All detailing is done entirely by hand, it takes many days, patience and skill to make these beautiful bracelets and a lot of love and skill has gone into making them. Photographed is the desk and tools on/with which the bracelets are made. Each cuff you purchase helps bring livelihood to the people in Nepal, which is one of the poorest countries in the world.
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Did you know that wearing copper is also good for your health, copper is naturally anti-inflammatory and when worn may help with sore and aching wrist joints. This has been traditionally believed according to folk medicine for thousands of years, and now our modern day science is catching up.
*Disclaimer this is not guaranteed! Please consult your doctor for personal medical advice. Please be aware that any discoloration experienced is normal for copper as it reacts with sweat from our skin very easily, it needs regular cleaning to keep it bright and shiny, otherwise it will go dull and marks may appear.