KUEKA - CRYSTAL CANDLE
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The Stone of Grandmother Kueka is a giant ancestral stone of red jasper from the Pemón people of Venezuela, considered an icon within their indigenous culture. Kueka represents the story of two lovers from different tribes who defied the gods to marry, only to be turned to separate stones as punishment. Kueka is the guarantor of the balance and harmony of nature; she is considered the grandmother of the Pemons. This stone was taken away by a german artist in collaboration with the Venezuelan government in 1998 bringing sadness and misfortune to the Pemon tribe. Read the story HERE
This Candle has a fresh watery floral fragrance with lower notes of Amazonian greenery, and infused with:
Red Jasper, one of those stones that screams energy right down to its very core and comes with incredible grounding properties. Pemon Tribe believes red jasper is the supreme nurturer and a balancing stone.
- Huayruro or Peonia seeds: These seeds are believed to have the power to bring good luck, happiness, and fertility while blocking negative energy. As such, the seeds have been used in personal adornment and jewelry since prehistoric times. Pemons use this seed in their crafts, and it is a popular charm for babies in Venezuela to help you to protect them against "mal de ojo" (evil eye). WARNING this seed MUST NOT BE CONSUMED!! once you finish your candle look forward to drilling it and making a charm with it or carrying it in a small pouch.
- Albizia is an herb that grows in the Amazonia and some parts of Asia, Albizia improves mood and helps aid with anxiety and depression.
- The fern symbolizes eternal youth. To the indigenous, representing new life and new beginnings, also fertility and good harvest.