- This awesome brass medallion necklace from Nepal features a Tibetan astrological calendar design and is wrapped in leather and hand strung on leather cord.
- The Tibetan calendar and astrology is very important to the everyday life of Tibetans to ensure that their daily activities are in tune with the cosmos.
- Pendant necklaces like these are very popular in Tibetan culture and can often be considered sacred.
The Tibetan calendar is unique and lunar based. Astrology is very important in Tibetan culture and is used to set dates for various Buddhist ceremonies and helps to provide guidance for major decisions. It follows natural cycles of time, the seasons and the planets, and is associated with enhancing physical and emotional balance.
Necklace measures approximately 28 inches around in total and can be adjusted/tied to your preferred length. Pendant is about 2.25 inches tall from top of bale and 2 inches wide.