You may have see evil eye amulet and the evil eye paintings and artworks for many times, and you may notice someone give you an “evil eye” or you have give it yourself. Do you know the history and the meaning behind the evil eye symbol? And do you know how popular it is in different cultures? Below is the information about this famous symbol-Evil Eye.
1.History and Meaning of Evil Eye
Evil eye is the most strongest and powerful ancient symbol in Christian, Jewish, Muslin, Buddhist and Hindu culture as early as 5000 BC which believed a curse be cast by envy and malevolent glare. It will cause bad luck or misfortune.
In Classic Greece and Ancient Rome, Islamic culture and Hinduism, the excessive praise or admire will bring out evil eye. Hindu even believe snakes and men,women are capable to casting an evil eye by glance or staring, so you may see some women in south India paint their eyelid in black to prevent casting an evil eye.
2.Evil Eye Remedies
If you and your family feel uncomfortable which does not related to any disease or cause, Maybe you have been affect by the evil eye, here we introduce you three remedies which adopted by Indians and Sicilian and other cultures.
(1)Wearing Little Mirrors
Indians will sewn the little mirrors into clothes or worn on the body to reflect back bad energy of evil eye.
Sicilians will sprinkle salt in their floor of the inside door or outside door, they use this method to confuse the evil-casters.
(3)Wearing Evil Eye Amulet or Evil Eye Jewelry
Many cultures wearing evil eye amulet and evil eye jewelry to drive out the bad luck and sufferings of evil eye.
3.The Evil Eye and Evil Eye jewelry in Modern Life
The evil eye has powerful influence in modern life, culture, even fashion jewelry and design. Some famous celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, Nicole Richie, Kelly Ripa like to wearing evil eye jewelry which is good way for them to ward off jealousy and negative spirits. The iconic and stylish image of evil eye jewelry will be a good collection for you and your family.
Evil eye is an ancient and mystery symbol exist for thousands years. If you know any story about evil eye, please do share with us.