This is a handy and elegant keychain compass beautifully carved from sandalwood and etched with the head of a Dragon one side and a serene image of the Goddess of Mercy Kwan Yin on the other. A small round compass is fixed below the dragon head, skilfully designed to look as though it is a dragon ball. This item is further enhanced with decorative sandalwood beads, one of which is etched in gold with the Chinese character “Fo” for Buddha, bringing blessings of happiness, good health, and abundance into your life.
The Dragon, long revered for its supernatural powers and strength, is one of the most important and powerful symbols in Feng Shui. It represents the ultimate ‘Yang’ symbol, male vigor, courage, and bravery. In Chinese culture and Feng Shui, the Dragon is the most auspicious and magnanimous, mightiest and most sacred of all creatures and is the ultimate symbol of power, protection, abundance, good luck, and honor. This celestial creature is said to create the precious cosmic Chi or known as the ‘Sheng Chi’ which brings good fortunes into our homes and workplaces, making it an all-rounder bringer of prosperity, good career luck, and success.
The Goddess Kuan Yin (Kwan Yin or Quan Yin) is one of the most universally beloved deities in the Buddhist tradition. Known by different names in different lands, such as Avalokiteshvara in the ancient Sanskrit language of India, Chenrezig in Tibet, and Kannon in Japan, Kuan Yin is the embodiment of compassionate loving kindness. Kuan Yin, the Goddess of Mercy, is a savior with boundless compassion who comforts the sick, lost, depressed, troubled, frightened, and unfortunate to lead them to peace and happiness.
Sandalwood has a very ancient history and has long been revered by the Jewish, Buddhist, Hindus, as well as almost every other belief system for its vast diversity in attributes. Many Asian temples and religious accessories such as rosaries and staffs are made from sandalwood. This aromatic wood, with its delicate, soft woody scent, relaxes the muscles, clears the mind, and has a generally soothing and uplifting influence. Its healing fragrance is popularly used to clear space of negative energy and stimulate the flow of good chi.
The Sandalwood Dragon Head Compass with Kuan Yin Key Chain is a handy amulet that not only serves as a Feng Shui lucky charm but has a compass as well – ideal for locating your directions when on the go. It is indeed a charming and versatile accessory imbued with the protective, auspicious, and healing properties associated with the Dragon, Kuan Yin, and sandalwood. Carry it with you at all times for peace of mind and prepare to welcome greater prosperity, greater abundance, and bountiful blessings into your life!