The Evil Eye Meaning What does the evil eye jewelry symbolize?

At almost every stages of human history, man has looked for the assistance of magic objects called talismans to  defy evil forces.  So what does the evil eye mean?Talismans with letters, numbers or abstract signs have survived to this day. Even the modern religions with a single god have their own evil eye symbols. One of these symbols we find in almost every culture and faith for thousands of years...  It's the figure of eye...Belief in the evil eye is strongest in the Middle East, East and West Africa, South Asia, Central Asia, and Europe, especially the Mediterranean region.

Real story behind the evil eye beads. Why the Evil Eye bead is more than just a good luck charm.
evil eye beadsThe evil eye - first recorded by the Mesopotamians about 5,000 years ago in cuneiform on clay tablets, the Evil Eye may actually have originated as early as the Upper Paleolithic age

We find this figure in Jewish, Christian and Muslim cultures as well as Buddhist and Hindu societies. This common tradition finds a new identity in the 3000 years old glass craftsmanship of Anatolia. A glass master combines the power the eye figure with the power of the fire and creates a new talisman: 
The Evil Eye Bead - Nazar Boncugu

Meaning of the Evil Eye Myth - What is the evil eye bracelet meaning or why people wear evil eye jewelry?

evil eye protection amulet

Evil eye beads go back thousands of years. Blue glass evil eye bead amulets are the most common talisman in Anatolia to stop the evil eye. Turkish evil eye bead with its warm blue, the shine it has derived from the fire and the smiling face that's a typical feature of the Anatolian people, evil eye jewelry gives happiness to the friends and the beloved ones. Protection from the evil eyes, covetous friends and strangers.

The blue evil eye beads of Anatolia that has been smiling for thousands of years, are eager to meet with the eyes of the new world. it is also known in most languages : In english as evil eye, evil look - in French Mauvais Oeil - in German böse Blick - in Arabic ayin hasad (eye of envy) - in Armenian pasternak - Yiddish aynore or ahore from Hebrew ayin harac - Hungarian szemmel verés (beating with eyes) - Polish oko proroka ( the eye of the prophet ) - Swedish onda ögat - Sicilian jettatura (casting) . Brazilian Portuguese has olho gordo (fat eye) or quebranto (breaker) - in Spanish mal de ojo (the eye's curse or ojo turco - ojito turco)- in Irish droch-shuil - in Greek matiasma or mati someone refers to the act of cursing someone with the evil eye. 

Evil Eye Beads Meaning

It's believed that there are three types of evil eyes
The first are unconscious evil eyes. These harm people and things, without intending to. The second type intends to harm. The third one is unseen, hidden evil which is the most scared one.
It was believed that, this eye saw  all the wickedness in the world and  removed poverty and ignorance. When Horus opened its  eyes the world was enlightened, when he closed, it became dark. From Egypt, the eye talisman had spread to the Mediterranean, Middle East and Europe.
The bead reflects the evil intent back to the onlooker. It somewhat resembles an eye and it is said the typical blue color is a factor in protecting the user.
The Nazar Boncuk charm (or Evil Eye Bead) is an "eye", often set on a blue background. It stares back at the world to ward off the evil spirits and keep you safe from harmSince then the people have been attaching this evil eye bead to everything they wished to protect from the evil eyes. From the new-born babies to their horses or even to the doors of their homes...

This tradition still lives in Turkey. The glimmering evil eye beads that are hand made with ancient methods by a very few glass masters, are distributed from Anatolia to the whole world. To know evil eye meaning it is very important to know blue color.What do the colors mean? In Turkey or in Greece and surrounding countries, the most popular evil eye charm color is blue. Turkey is in a dry part of the world, where water is precious -- with water things prosper and grow, and without it, things shrivel and die. The color blue reminds people of fresh, cool water. In the Jewish faith, the color red is often associated with luck and good fortune, so red is also a popular color. 

 

What is the meaning of Hamsa Hand or The Hand of Fatima Amulets with Evil Eye Symbol ?

Hamsa Hand AmuletA blue eye can also be found on some forms of the hamsa hand jewelry, an apotropaic hand-shaped amulet against the evil eye found in the Middle East. The word hamsa, also spelled khamsa and hamesh, means five referring to the fingers of the hand. In Jewish culture, the hamsa is called the Hand of Miriam; in Muslim culture, the Hand of Fatima. The Fatima amulet is called a Khamsa in Muslim world, from the Arabic word for five, and is seen as protection against the evil eye. The amulet consists of five spread fingers, often with an eye on the hand. It can be found today throughout the Middle East in women's jewelry, as hamsa bracelet , hamsa necklace , hand of fatima pendant , flat-weaving, embroidery, door-knockers, automobile ornamentation, and so on.

According to the Native American version, a person who stares fixedly at a pregnant woman or a child or who is too admiring or physically affectionate with children may produce a malicious effect on their lives, whether or not by intent. 

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14.86 0.585 46.68 1.84 H 1/2 4 - 15 7 -
15.27 0.601 47.97 1.89 I 1/2 4 1/2 - 15 1/4 8 -
15.70 0.618 49.32 1.94 J 1/2 5 - 15 3/4 9 -
16.10 0.634 50.58 1.99 L 5 1/2 51 3/4 16 - 11 3/4
16.51 0.650 51.87 2.04 M 6 52 3/4 16 1/2 12 12 3/4
16.92 0.666 53.16 2.09 N 6 1/2 54 17 13 14
17.35 0.683 54.51 2.15 O 7 55 1/4 17 1/4 14 15 1/4
17.75 0.699 55.76 2.20 P 7 1/2 56 1/2 17 3/4 15 16 1/2
18.19 0.716 57.15 2.25 Q 8 57 3/4 18 16 17 3/4
18.53 0.729 58.21 2.29 Q 3/4 8 1/2 - 18 1/2 17 -
18.89 0.748 59.34 2.35 R 3/4 9 - 19 18 -
19.41 0.764 60.98 2.40 S 3/4 9 1/2 - 19 1/2 19 -
19.84 0.781 62.33 2.45 T 1/2 10 - 20 20 -
20.20 0.797 63.46 2.50 U 1/2 10 1/2 - 20 1/4 22 -
20.68 0.814 64.97 2.56 V 1/2 11 - 20 3/4 23 -
21.08 0.830 66.22 2.61 W 3/4 11 1/2 - 21 24 -
21.49 0.846 67.51 2.66 Y 12 67 1/2 21 1/4 25 27 1/2
21.69 0.854 68.14 2.68 Y 1/2 12 1/4 - - - -
22.33 0.879 70.15 2.76 Z+1 13 - 22 27 -

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