What are the amulets made of?
There are many different kinds of Buddhist amulets. They can be made of clay, bronze, brass and a variety of metals.
Some will contain photos of the revered monk, whose honor the amulet was made in.
Are the amulets MamboJambo sells authentic?
Yes. All of our Buddhist amulets are 100% guaranteed authentic.
They are from Thailand. Most are vintage, some are very old & each one is unique. All of our amulets have also been blessed by Buddhist monks. (Most amulets from Thailand have been)
What is a Buddhist Monk amulet?
Buddhist Monk Amulets are special in that they have been used for thousands of years for protection and to promote health, happiness, prosperity, success or attraction.
Some times amulets were made to help the temple raise money.
Some amulets have the picture of a famous revered monk depicted one side, with a lucky or protection prayer in Sanskrit on the other.