A stunning metal "Evil Eye" lucky mojo keyring.
A metal "Evil Eye" lucky mojo keyring.
The "evil eye" is also known in Arabic as ʿayn al-ḥasūd (عين الحسود), in Hebrew as ʿáyin hā-ráʿ (עַיִן הָרַע), in Kurdish çaw e zar (eye of evil/sickness), in Persian as chashm zakhm (eye-caused injury) or chashm e bad (bad eye), in Turkish as Nazar (nazar is from Arabic نَظَر Nathar which means eye vision or eyesight), similarly in Urdu/Hindi/Punjabi the word Nazar or Boori Nazar (bad eye/look) is used, in Amharic buda, in Afghan Pashto cheshim mora, and also "Nazar", in Greek as to máti (το μάτι), in Spanish as mal de ojo, in Italian as malocchio, in Portuguese mau-olhado ("act of giving an evil/sick look"), and in Hawaiian it is known as "stink eye" or maka pilau meaning "rotten eyes".
The idea expressed by the term causes many cultures to pursue protective measures against it. The concept and its significance vary widely among different cultures, primarily the Middle East. The idea appears several times in translations of the Old Testament.
Danon`s products are made through a synthesis of ancient methods and state-of-the-art technology. The jewellery and accessories are made out of pewter (tin alloy) or mazak (zinc alloy). Items are plated in gold, silver or brass and specially treated to assure optimum luster and durability. Products are further adorned using fine ornamentation such as Swarovski crystals, semi-precious stones and exquisite beads, glass, leather and more.