Everyone who is not accustomed with Burma, it’s ability and history will actually attending actually puzzled if accepting asked for the acceptation of ‘Nawarat’ and will actually ask himself what on apple Nawarat agency or is. How could he (or she) possibly know?
So, what is this abstruse Nawarat (occasionally spelled Navarat) and what is it all about? Are you puzzled now? You abiding are. Well, do not worry, this commodity will allow ablaze on the allegory and abstruseness of Nawarat and in a few account from now you will apperceive the acknowledgment to the catechism what it is.
Nawarat is all about power, wealth, glory, amplitude and resplendence, ability and fulfilment, about bloom and vigour, backbone and vitality, calm and tranquillity as able-bodied as adulation and affection. But aboriginal and foremost it is about ability in the widest faculty of this term. And as abundant as it is about all of these things it is about abracadabra (Latin ‘occultare’, acceptation ‘secret’ and ‘occultere’, acceptation ‘hide’ or ‘conceal’) and about superstition (Latin ‘super’, acceptation ‘over’ and ‘stare’, acceptation ‘to stand’). In added words, Nawarat is about the in Burma broadly captivated acceptance in concealed and alien armament of abnormal influences – abnormally with account to bringing acceptable and bad luck – and in the ability of assorted practices such as astrometry that is admired as hidden ability of the cosmos and its abstruse forces.
At this point in time you will actually think, fine, now I accept got a appealing acceptable abstraction of what Nawarat is all about but I still do not apperceive what actually it is. For starters, ‘Nawarat’ is an amulet or agreeableness in the anatomy of a section of jewellery that as the Burmese humans acutely accept has bewitched powers; appropriately can area off angry and crisis and accord power, wealth, health, glory, etc. Briefly put, the Nawarat is a ring that is beat for aegis and acceptable fortune.
The ring is fabricated of gold and comprises seven jewels, one apricot and one fair – altogether nine pieces – for which acumen it is alleged in Burmese ‘Nawarat Koe Par’ or in English ‘Nine Jewelled Ring’.
Nowadays about every jewel abundance in Burma is alms these rings (even bargain copies are available) and anybody who is absorbed in affairs a Nawarat ring and can allow it can do this. But afresh again, he accept to acerb accept in the Nawarat ring’s mystical admiral as the ring itself can – as admired as it ability be in actual agreement – hardly be alleged a beauty; in fact, at atomic to the Westerner’s eye it appears rather abject and tasteless. Nevertheless, I accept met a very, actual few ‘Westerners’ – even women were amidst them – who accept bought cheaper versions of Nawarat rings. I doubtable their ambiguous motive was to accomplish themselves absorbing aback home because they would actually be asked what this in western countries actual abnormal ring is all about what, in turn, offers a acceptable befalling to acquaint absorbing acceptance and become the centre of attention.
That women are cutting the Nawarat and that it is nowadays offered aswell as chaplet is actually not in befitting with attitude as alone men are cutting the Nawarat and alone as a ring. Be that as it may, let us now yield a austere and afterpiece attending at the age old attitude (which plays an eminent part) of the ‘Nawarat’, the alone apparatus of the ring, its architecture and the agency it is beat and fabricated as all of these data are of basic accent for the Nawarat Koe Par to action properly, i.e. to accretion and anxiously administer its bewitched powers.
The attitude of Nawarat Koe Par goes far aback in Burma’s, abreast Myanmar’s, age-old history; the times in which alone Kings, associates of aristocratic families and assembly of and admiral to Kings and Queens were accustomed to acquire and abrasion a Nawarat Koe Par. Common humans were afar from the actuality that they did usually not accept the banking agency bare for such a adored and admired ring not accustomed to posses and abrasion a Nawarat. They faced abundant penalties in case they should not carefully attach by this aristocratic edict. This edict was a careful admeasurement taken by kings and queens that was acutely abiding in their acceptance in and admiration to the abnormal as able-bodied as their abhorrence of it. Annihilation was accustomed that according to their acceptance was able of endangering their absolute position. Humans were, by the by, put to afterlife for abundant bottom ‘wrongdoings’.
Since age-old times gems are classified in ‘warm’ and ‘cold’ stones and are by those who are awesome (Friday the 13th, torn mirrors and the atramentous cat may serve as examples) globally anticipation to acquire abnormal qualities and the adequacy to assure from harm. Also, it is commonly believed that assertive gems go decidedly able-bodied calm with humans built-in in a specific ages or beneath a specific assurance of zodiac as the agnate gem and accepting are said to accept analogous characteristics. Illustrative of this is the ‘birthstone’. A birthstone is any of assorted gems associated with the accurate assurance of zodiac or agenda months of the year that is believed to accompany luck to the person(s) accepting built-in in those months or beneath those signs.
These birthstones, months and allegorical meanings are: January, bittersweet (constancy), February, amethyst (sincerity), March, aquamarine or bloodstone (courage), April, architecture (innocence), May, emerald (love, success), June, fair or alexandrite or moonstone (health, longevity), July, bittersweet (contentment), August, peridot or sardonyx (married happiness), September, Azure (clear thinking), October, opal or tourmaline (hope), November, topaz (fidelity) and December, azure or zircon (prosperity).
Concerning architecture and appearance too, attitude plays usually an important role and changes are assured and normal. A specific architecture or appearance expresses a specific spirit of the age. In added words, it stands for a assertive epoch. And jewellery architecture and appearance is no barring to the rule. However, with the Nawarat Koe Par this is not so. As for this ring actually annihilation has anytime changed.
All forth style, design, abstracts active and adjustment of authoritative accept remained actually the same. The gems are abiding annular with the red bittersweet consistently accepting the better of them at the centre. This is of immense accent for the ring as it can contrarily not disentangle its bewitched powers. In case you are absorbing the abstraction of affairs a Navarat Koe Par for yourself and try to save if it comes to this important point this is absolutely not the appropriate affair to do. Do not overlook that your approaching is at stake. My admonition is not to yield any chances. The exact position of the alone gem, as able-bodied as the fair and apricot is pre-determined and follows an age-old cipher that has to be carefully adhered by. Alone the exact adjustment and alignment of the gems guarantees best allegorical power, which can be authentic as follows. Bittersweet (general power), azure (love), cat’s eye or zircon, the clear, colourless array of which is aswell accepted as Matura architecture (accomplishment), architecture (glory), emerald (tranquillity), apricot (power of leadership), topaz (health), fair (grandeur) and bittersweet (strength).
The red ruby, as mentioned previously, has to be the centrepiece; the dejected azure has to point to the north, the chicken cat’s eye (alternative zircon) to the south, the bright bright architecture to the east and the blooming emerald to the west. While the able abode for the pinkish-orange or red apricot is the north-east and for the colourless topaz the north-west, the white-silver fair has to point to the south-east and the red bittersweet to the south-west. Furthermore it is of basic accent that the gems are placed on the Nawarat Koe Par in such a way that the ‘warm’ emerald credibility appear the owner’s physique and, subsequently, the ‘cold’ architecture abroad from it to accord best aegis adjoin any crisis that may be ambuscade about the corner. For best ability of the Nawarat it is aswell important that it is beat on the larboard duke that is according to Asian attitude the ‘clean’ duke and that its buyer is adage prayers and paying admiration to acceptable alcohol afore putting it on the aboriginal time. By no agency are these instructions to be taken agilely and/or the adjustment of the ambience to be adapted for this would accordingly accomplish the ring ineffective; that is, the Nawarat Koe Par would not disentangle its abracadabra admiral to the abounding and, would, subsequently, be rather abortive with account to its primary purpose to accord aegis and accompany acceptable luck.
Equally austere rules administer to the authoritative of the ‘Nine Jewelled Ring’, the procedures of which are cartoon heavily on occultism. A ample amount of Burmese goldsmiths are still actual accustomed with the able acceptable procedures to chase to and accept by while authoritative the ring. Authoritative a Navarat demands on the goldsmith’s allotment that he appropriately performs the ceremonies required, that he himself is acutely assertive in abnormal powers, that he has a able abstruse affiliation with the jewels called to accomplish the Nawarat Koe Par and that he takes the 5 Buddhist precepts. These are: not demography any life, not lying, not stealing, not demography intoxicants and not committing affair on the actual day the plan on the ring commences.
The actual time to activate with the plan on the Nawarat depends on the date of bearing (time, day, ages and year) of the ring’s wearer-to-be and is thoroughly affected by a ‘Badin-saya’ (astrologer). Prior to the alpha of the authoritative of the ring prayers fabricated by the goldsmith are as important as it is that he makes ablaze offerings to anniversary alone adored stone, the apricot and the fair all placed on a white and apple-pie cloth. Anniversary of these stones has a different appropriate ability that decidedly increases if they are combined. If the advantageous point in time has arrived, plan begins; and the time at which the planet agnate with the agnate gem is at its acme is actually the time at which the agnate stone, the fair and coral, respectively, has to be set. For this acumen the authoritative of a Nawarat Koe Par accept to be ordered appropriate as it may yield a year or best even (sometimes abounding years) for the ring to be assuredly completed.
This, of course, alone goes for the truest of the accurate believer. You can as mentioned beforehand aswell buy a banal Nawarat ring but it is very, actual ambiguous – to say the atomic – that in this case the hopes affianced on the ring are justified as they will a lot of acceptable not be fulfilled.
With attention to the making-process of the ring it is aswell important that the gems are placed on annual pollen that bout in colour the colour of the agnate rock if it is set. As to e.g. the bittersweet this would be Padonmar (lotus) pollen admitting the apricot needs to be set on musk lotus and sandalwood. So, if you wish to become happy, healthy, wealthy, glorious, powerful, mighty, etc. and annihilation has formed so far or if what you are accomplishing does not assume to be acceptable to ability these objectives to your abounding achievement you may try it with accepting yourself a Nawarat Koe Par fabricated abnormally for you. It is provided you accept acceptable time, banking agency and an abiding acceptance in the Nawarat’s bewitched armament actually account a shot.
Ma thi nein bu (you never know).
Gan kaung ba de (Good luck!).
I am German by bearing but am active back 25 years in Burma/Myanmar and apperceive the country, its people, its ability and its history actual well. This has fabricated me an ascendancy on Burma. After backward in 2012 I angry writer. Please do aswell see my Professional Photos.