The ghau is a kind of transportable altar in which the image of the chosen deity of the possessor is kept, wrapped in silk garments. The vast majority of Tibetans use the ghau at home and carry it during their travels. They keep it on a real altar at home. During travels, it is hung on the back belt. It serves as a protective symbol during travels and also allows its owner to prove his devotion to his deity.
Protective reliquary Bodhisattva Dizang/ Jizo .
0.5 grams of gold
Glass like transparent sapphire watches or anti-scratch "leucosaphir" of great hardness, reproducing the same characteristics of natural stone.
double dorje turning on the back in Ox bone set with an authentic turquoise of Hubei province.
As a gemologist graduated from the National Institute of Gemmology in Paris, France, all our subjects are appraised and certified.
Reliquary size, 34/34 mm
weight of 25 grams
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Kshitigarbha known in China as Dizang Wang or Dizang Pusa (地藏王菩薩), is the savior of the underworld in Buddhism. Its name "Hidden Treasure of the Earth" is the translation of the Sanskrit Ksitigharba, which means "he who conceals the earth". It belongs to the tetralogy of the great bodhisattvas masters of the four sacred Buddhist mountains. Dizang is often depicted as a young monk with a tonsured skull, who holds in his hand a pilgrim's bumblebee and in the other a luminous pearl. Both serve him to guide the souls of the dead to get them out of the underworld. Both serve him to guide the souls of the dead to get them out of the underworld.a place of pilgrimage is on Mount Jiuhua located in the province of Anhui, in the east of China. He was during the Tang Dynasty the main deity of the Sanjie school that contributed to the multiplication of its representations.seriously ill people are invited to read this sutra and pray to this bodhisattva to help them recover. There are many legends from this sutra. Buddha Shakyamuni says that whoever recites the name of Kṣitigarbha a thousand times a day for a thousand days will be protected from accidents and diseases throughout his life by divine beings sent by the bodhisattva.
"OM HA HA HA VISMAYE SVAHA" or "Namo Kshitigarbha bodhisattvāya!"
In some temples, photos of the deceased or tablets bearing the names of the deceased are placed around his portrait or statue so that he can save them. In Japan, Jizō is especially solicited by women who have had a miscarriage or had an abortion, and placed at crossroads and cemeteries to free wandering spirits.
This Bodhisattva and his Sutra have great importance and are the object of great veneration in East Asia in the Buddhism of the Great Vehicle
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