The jewelry industry has undergone a major transformation yet the ancient excogitations have a whole lot of fan following, thanks to their sturdy built and the sentiments attached to it. Fine jewelry has adorned men and women for ages and it is not wholly false to say that varied forms of ornaments were exchanged across the globe as a token of friendship during the ancient times. Among them Egyptian jewelry has always held their place of respect.
In Egypt, ornaments were not just seen as a style statement, there is more meaning attached to it. For Egyptians, it transcended from their Gods and Goddesses. The ancient people were afraid of diseases and natural disasters, and hence wore unique jewelry to wade off the evil.
What is Horus Eye?
Horus Eye popularly known as the Wadjet Pendant was seen as a Symbol of Protection. It is allegorizes the Egyptian Sky God. It was worn by pharaohs to protect them from evil during and after death. The curse of the evil is a common hypothesis believed by people across religion, race and geographical boundaries. The air of envy around a successful person attracts the evil eye and turns into a curse befalling misfortunes on them. It was exhaustively described in the compilations of ‘The Classic Account of an Ancient Superstition’ by Frederick Thomas Elworthy.
The Horus Eye is believed to have the power to ward off evil. It is a symbol of protection, rejuvenation and healing. The eye symbol was used by the Egyptians 3000 years ago. Whether you believe it or not, the Horus jewelry is popular and is used by icons and celebrities to flaunt their style. This piece of jewelry has become a fashion statement with its swirls and free flowing lines. It is most commonly seen in the pendant format though rings, earrings and necklaces.
Whether minimalist or exotic, you can find one that suits your taste. The gemstones and diamonds adorning the jewel is a treat to watch and a pleasure to wear. The design is highly versatile making it a unisex ornament.It is not just seen as an embellishment but also a philosophical symbol bringing positive vibes along with it. Whether you believe in superstition or not, this stunning jewelry design is sure to be the talk of the town, when you adorn it.