This beaded turtle was made with care and blessings for protection by the Mexican Huichols. It was created to increase power, bring blessings into the home, and serve as an offering to the spirits.
Turtle is a respected assistant of the rain goddesses – purifying water and replenishing underground springs.
It is 5 inches long and 1 inch tall.
White: Cloud Spirits.
Blue: The South, Pacific Ocean, water, rain, femininity.
Green: The Earth, the Heavens, healing, the heart, grandfather, growth.
Yellow: A special root from Wirikuta used for face paint in ceremonies.
Orange: “Wirikuta,” the sacred land where the Huichol believe life began and also where they gather peyote.