Aromatic Worry Bead (Komboloi) with Nutmeg Nuts - No Space Between Beads

Code: AN6011
Availability: In stock
10.00€
Approximately $11.24
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Aromatic worry bead made of 21 nutmeg nuts with no space between the nuts. At the ending, before the rich tassel, there are two metal ornaments. The first has engraved the Sacred Mandylio from the one side and from the other side the letters 'ΦΧΦΠ', which mean 'The Light of Jesus Christ lights all the people'. Then, follows a cross.

Mount Athos is the place, where we meet historically for the fisrt time the Worry Beads (komboloia). The monks used them to count their prayers, by creating knots on a thick thread. These simple knots were the beginning for the creation of the worry beads, as we know them today.