2021 Year of the Ox Jade Prosperity Lucky Charm with Money Coin and Good Health Peach
In many Asian Cultures, Jade is a traditional symbol for good luck and good fortune, handed down from generation to generation for positive energy, wisdom and enhanced luck.
This lucky charm is almost 9" long with a top loop of about 3" which should fit around any purse strap, bag's zipper ring or hung in the home, office or business. This charm comes on a Green string, which is a traditional color in Chinese culture that represents good luck, good fortune, the Spring Season of Growth, and Prosperity and Wealth.
At the top of the charm is a Mystic, or Eternal, Knot. This endless knot is a famous Buddhist symbol that looks like 6 infinity symbols put together and is known to be the journey in ones life to find enlightenment. It has no beginning and no end and symbolizes a harmonious flow of energy towards never ending luck and fortune.
Next is a Money coin which symbolizes wealth, prosperity, money and luck for finances and potential new investments in 2021.
The focal point of this lucky charm is the Jade Ox. Those born in the years 1937 (fire), 1949 (earth), 1961 (metal), 1973 (water), 1985 (wood), 1997 (fire), 2009 (earth) and upcoming in 2021 (metal) are considered Ox (please note that if you are born in January or February, you will need to consult a detailed Chinese calendar as each year, the New Year falls on different dates according to the moon. For example, New Year's was January 25, 2020 last year and will be February 12, 2021). If you need assistance finding your Chinese Zodiac Animal, please message me and I'll be happy to look it up for you.
The Ox is second in the order of the 12 Chinese Zodiac Animals. Those that are Ox Zodiacs are known for their great strength and persistence, they set goals and make progress through consistent effort. They are serious and responsible and therefore attach high importance to work and family. The Metal element related to 2021 also carries the attributes of strength, persistence, firmness and determination.
This medium Jade Ox is a little under 7/8" in width (from nose to tail), about 3/8" tall in height and nearly 1/2" in thickness. Overall color is pretty Light Green, please see photos for details. Jade is a natural stone and will have its own unique characteristics, shades of color, hues, veins, etc. Our products are all natural, not dyed or altered in any way, shape or form, Grade A Natural Burmese Jadeite.
Hanging from the bottom of this charm is a Money Coin and a Peach. The Peach is known in Chinese folklore as the Fruit of Immortality and therefore represents good health and long life.
Overall, you can carry this charm for luck, prosperity, and good health for 2021, even if you are not the Ox zodiac. Comes packaged with a lucky red "lisee" envelope.
Only one available.
Designed and crafted in Honolulu, Hawai`i by Lillian Hong Jewelry