Beaded Wolf and Bear Claw Medicine Wheel Bracelet on Chocolate Deer Hide for Men and Women
The center is a variation of the traditional native medicine wheel, representing healing and cycles of life, elements, seasons, four directions and healing plants and colors. Colors can take on different meanings according to different traditional beliefs, but these colors are the most predominant that you will find in traditional medicine wheels. Medicine wheels encourages to notice where one is in his/her cycle. This can help assist what the next action steps are for forward growth and movement. The swirling center also reminds us that challenges are equal to one's ability to overcome them. (See more about Medicine Wheels and Whirling Rainbows from the Sacred Path Cards by Jamie Sams)
Wolves represent guardianship, spirit, ritual, loyalty. They have a strong sense of family, are social, friendly and highly intelligent. The wolf teaches you to know who you are and to develop strength, and confidence.
Bear (bear claw) is a symbol for alchemy, star formations and the goddess of the moon. Bear medicine teach humans to go within to find the resources necessary for survival. Bear can teach you to draw upon all of your inner stores of energy and essence, even those which have never been tapped or accessed. Bear medicine can teach you to make choices and decisions from an introspective position of power.
For more on animal medicines, please refer to the book, Animal Speak, by Ted Andrews.
Grecas can be found at the Mitla archeological site and throughout Oaxaca, Mexico. They are believed to symbolize the linking of all forms of life together and may be a representation of Quetzalcoatl (god of creation and giver of life).
It is our hope that you find healing in this bracelet. May it be a reflection of the beauty of all of life, with all of its challenges and gifts. May the wearer be protected, find courage and strength on his/her journey of healing. It is our thought and intentions for the wearer to be at peace when wearing it.
This was completely handmade on a loom and then hand sewn onto chocolate deer hide leather.
It measures 2" wide and 8" long. It is expandable for larger size wrists. Closes with a jade stone. Contact us if you need a smaller size.
You may also like this similar healing bracelet:
Our artisans process and ship orders from their country of origin (mostly India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and Mexico). Orders shipping to the US, UK, EU take 2-3 weeks to arrive.
These times can differ based on order origin, destination and shipping provider.
More info on our Customer Care FAQs.
COVID questions? Click here.