This necklace is striking. These old Rajasthan Silver pendants (made from Indian coins) are hard to find now. On one side is the Indian Temple Also known as the Krishna Balaram mandir, ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) which was built in the year 1975. Located in the holy land of Vrindavan (Mathura, Uttar Pradesh), the land which is believed to be the abode of Lord Krishna in his young age, the ISKCON temple is well known for the utmost standard of cleanliness and worship they maintain. The chants of ‘Hare Krishna’ reverberate in the temple all hours of the day.
The temple belongs to the Gaudiya Vaishnava sect of Hinduism, which was founded by Chaitanya Mahaprabhu in the 16th century. Inside the temple there are idols of Krishna, Radha, Balarama, along with the idols of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and Swami Prabhupada (founder of ISKCON).
On the opposite side of the pendant is an old original coin. This pendant is approximately 75 years old. This necklace is strung on 3mm Turquoise with red string. It is finished with a faceted Turquoise briolette. Exclusive Naked Planet design.
Total length of necklace 17" (with a Sterling silver one inch extender)
3mm round smooth Turquoise beads
10mm x 5mm faceted Turquoise briollette.
1" x 1" Pendant
Turquoise is a protection gemstone, promoting healing and courage. It balances and realigns the entire cellular structure. Turquoise is the stone of the throat chakra promoting positive communication, peace of mind and creative expression. December Birthstone
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