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The Rumi Copper Cuff: How Copper Promotes Healing and Detoxification

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Copper is one of the oldest materials used by mankind. It was one of the first metals to be fashioned into tools, weapons and copper jewelry. Many believe copper has the power to heal, with a long list of properties associated with both healing and preventative health benefits. From antioxidant capabilities to increased energy production, […]

The Meaning of Kenaz: Runes and Symbols in Jewelry


Throughout history, humans have desired the ability to understand the meaning of life. This desire has led different cultures to strive for this goal in a variety of ways. The Chinese use the ancient text known as the I Ching. In the Bible, the Urim and Thummim were used by the High Priest. Other cultures […]

Gemstones Used in Jewelry Making: Their Meanings

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At SuddenShrines, you’ll find an assortment of attractive handcrafted products. But, there is more to our jewelry than meets the eye. Each gemstone was chosen for its beauty, as well as its meaning or symbolism.   We’ve all heard that diamonds symbolize true love. Does this mean that nature’s other stones have symbolic meanings? The […]

Mineral Necklaces: Beauty & Healing

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It’s unfortunate that our environment is contaminated with so many toxins these days. They’re in our food, the water, our homes, and even the air we breathe. Our bodies are continually absorbing these unhealthy substances, and we feel the effects as we go about our daily lives. Many of us are tired, sleepless, agitated, and […]

10 Healing Effects of Copper

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Through the centuries, copper has been used in pottery, jewelry, cookware, water pipes, coins, tools, musical instruments, and more. In fact, evidence points to the discovery of copper approximately 13,000 years ago. The Roman Empire, especially, utilized copper in many venues, including sculpture, waterworks and plumbing, architecture, and fashion and jewelry. Copper, being the top […]