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Sacred Objects
[Taken from   http://www.richardshawbrown.com/mysticarticles/Sacred-Objects.html

A sacred object is here defined not as a sacred article or ingredient of worship, but as an object of worship presided over by a Deity or associated with a Deity that nspires it's meta physical potency - a power source or over-lord. The list does not include sacred by-products such as Milk, Honey, etc, nor cremation relics, nor grains like rice, etc. )...

Sacred Animal Products (Natural Death)
Tiger Claw
Tiger Skin - male (Devi)
Lion Claw (Narasimha)
Deer Skin - female (Shiva)
Catís Chord (Chamunda Devi)
Siyar Singhi (Chamunda Devi)
Snake's Skin (Vasuki)
Peacock Feathers (Krishna)
Chamara Tail Fan

Sacred Coconuts :
Dvi-akshi Coconut
Eka-akshi Coconut (Lakshmee)
Nir-akshi Coconut
Green Coconut
Laghu Naariyal - Small Coconut (Lakshmee)

Sacred Gems :
Ruby (Sun)
Spinel (Sun)
Red Garnet (Sun)
Red Tourmaline (Sun)
Moonstone (Moon)
White Coral (Moon)
Yellow Sapphire (Jupiter)
Topaz (Jupiter)
Heliodor (Jupiter)
Yellow Tourmaline (Jupiter)
Natural Yellow Quartz (Jupiter)
Hessonite (Rahu)
Spessartite (Rahu)
Malaya Garnet (Rahu)
Orange Zircon (Rahu)
Emerald (Mercury)
Tsavorite (Mercury)
Green Tourmaline (Mercury)
Peridot (Mercury)
Emerald Green Jadeite (Mercury)
Diamond (Venus)
Sphatik Colorless Quartz (Venus)
White Sapphire (Venus)
White Zircon (Venus)
Chrysoberyl Cat's Eye (Ketu)
Tourmaline Cat's eye (Ketu)
Apatite Cat's Eye (Ketu)
Blue Sapphire (Saturn)
Blue Spinel (Saturn)
Amethyst (Saturn)
Indicolite (Saturn)
Red Coral (Mars)
Blood Stone (Mars)
Carnelian (Mars)

Sacred Herbs :
Ark plant (Sun)
Palaash plant (Moon)
Peepal Tree (Jupiter)
Doorvaa Grass (Rahu)
Apaamaarg (Mercury)
Audumbaraa (Venus)
Kush Grass (Ketu)
Shamee Tree (Saturn)
Khadeeraa (Mars)

Sacred Metals:
Gold (Sun)
Silver (Moon)
Iron (Saturn)
Platinum (Venus)
Parad (Shiva)
Mercury (Mercury)
Copper (Mars)

Sacred Meteors :
Meteorite - Tektite (Ketu)
Meteorite - Metal (Ketu)

Sacred Pearls :
Oyster Pearl (Moon)
Snake Pearl (Vaasuki)
Boar Pearl (Varaah)
Elephant Pearl (Ganesh)
Fish Pearl (Matsya)
Bamboo Pearl (Skand)
Cloud Pearl (Vaayu)
Conch Pearl (Lakshmee)

Sacred Plants :
Tulasee Tree (Vrindaa)
Bel Tree (Shiv)
Mango Tree (Ganesh)
Coconut Tree
Banana Tree (Ganesh)
Bamboo (Skand)
Red Lotus (Sun)
White Lotus (Moon)
All Lotus Flowers (Lakshmee)
Sindoor (Orange = Hanuman, Red = Durgaa)
Kumkum (Durgaa)
White Sandalwood - Safed Chandan (Venus)
Bhoj Patra
Shree Phal (Lakshmee)
Kaamaakhya (Kaamaakhyaa Devee)
Banyan Tree (Krishn)
Bodhi Tree (Buddha)
Ashok Tree (Buddha)
Aak Plant and Root (Ganesh)
Bhang (Shiva)
Red Sandalwood - Laal Chandan (Mars)
Jasmine (Venus)

Sacred Rivers (Primary):
Gangaa (Gangaa)
Yamunaa (Yamunaa)
Godaavaree (Shiv - Tryambakeshwar Jyotirling in the Naasik district of Mahaaraashtra)
Saraswatee (Saraswatee Devi)
Narmadaa (Shiv)
Sindhu (Brahmaa)
Kaaveree (Lopaamudra, Brahmaa's daughter, wife of Agastya Muni)
Brahmaputra (Brahma)
Krishnaa (Krishn)
Gandakee (Vishnu)

Sacred Roots :
Ashwagandhaa
Hatha Jodee (Chaamundaa Devee)
Turmeric - Haldee (Bagalaamukhee Devee)
Aankhadaa - Shwetaark (Ganesh)

Sacred Seeds :
Rudraaksh (Shiv)
Rudraanee (Paarvatee - Rudraanee Devee)
Lotus Seeds (Lakshmee)
Chirmee Seeds - Gunjaa Seeds or Rattee (Lakshmee)
Vaijantee Seeds (Krishn)

Sacred Shells :
Vallampuree Shankh (Lakshmee)
Idampuree Shankh (Lakshmee)
Gomatee Chakra (Krishn)
Ganesh Shankh (Ganesh)
Gaumukhee Shankh (Gangaa)
Kauri Shankh (Lakshmee)
Pahadee Shankh (Lakshmee)

Sacred Stones :
Shaalgraam Shilaa (Vishnu)
Govardhan Shilaa (Vishnu)
Dwaarakaa Shilaa (Vishnu)
Kailaash Shilaa (Shiv)
Narmadaa Ling (Shiv)
Paaras Mani
Black Agate (Shiv)

Sacred Teeth :
Shark Tooth (Varun)
Tiger Tooth
Lion Tooth (Narasinh)
Natural Death Ivory (Ganesh / Moon)

 

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Updated on 08/11/12