Fortune telling through cowries.
Cowries are little shells that are used to unfold your past, present & future. A set of 9 hand painted cowries are used to read the future.
- Cowries also represent the Goddess of protection who is very powerful and connected with the strength of the ocean.
- Throughout Africa, and South and North America, the cowrie symbolized the power of destiny and prosperity.
- These shells are serious spiritual items that deserve respect and honor.
- Cowries were used in the temples of ancient India as a tool for divination.
- There are many variants, but generally the divination entails throwing a set of cowries on a prepared chart or table and interpreting the patterns that result.