Conch see Shankh
There is no single website selling genuine Hatha Jodee. All the
Hatha Jodee available and sold in the market are made from chicken legs or
from the legs of rock lizard. The genuine Hatha Jodee never looks like a
pair of hands etc. It is a plant product.
Naag Mani, Bamboo pearl, etc are considered sacred objects and are used to
bring good luck. There are several
gems, not only nine gems but also other
kinds of gems are used to alleviate problems of people.
Shaaligraam is stone. In
Hindu religion Shaaligraam is considered a kind of form of Vishnu.
Shaaligraam are found in Gandakee River, in Nepal. In fact it is a
fossilized sea snail and is known as ammonites. They are available
in many designs and according to them they are named. Although most
of the Shaaligraam are with animal fossils, but according to a PhD
Thesis on ammonites, only Hiranya Garbh Shaaligraam do not have animal
fossil inside. Ammolite is a rare and valuable opal-like organic gemstone
found primarily along the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains of
the United States and Canada too. It is arguably the rarest gemstone
on earth, rivaling the rarity of such gemstones as alexandrite and red
diamonds. It is also made of the fossilized shells of ammonites.
Aamalaa (Indian Gooseberry), Banana tree, Baragad (Bad or Banyan), Doorvaa
grass, Peepal, Tulasee (Holy Bail), Bel (Bilva offered to Shiv) are
such plants and trees which are considered sacred and are many times
worshipped by Hindu on different occasions.
Certain Shankh are very sacred, such as Lakshmee Shankh etc, that they are
rare to procure, and are worshipped by people. It is one of must object in