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FAQ About Thai Amulets


An amulet is an object usually worn and considered to have the powers of protection; it is the same as a talisman or takrut. In Thailand, things are made from white, yellow, or red cloth, paper, gold, copper, or zinc parchment foiled with specific protective magic words or number combinations characters written on it and rolled up and inserted in small metal or acrylic plastic tube containers. These sacred objects would have to be treated with respect, for they continue bestowing their blessings upon the wearer and protecting them from evil spirits, harm, and danger. Many wearers have great faith in the protective ability of such objects, which they wear close to their hearts. For blessing and protection, Thailand is probably the first choice for all sources of amulets and talismans. It has been many generations in history that the charms made by famous Thai guru monks who had chanted and given the power of help and protection. If you are a believer, you might have encountered some of these experiences in your lifetime. 

FAQ About Thai Amulets

Amulets from Thailand were created many centuries ago and considered by cultures around the world to protect some form of evil spirit and as a good luck charm for believers, and in stock at present. In the old days, Buddha amulets in Thailand were purely hand-made at the current time and have been renowned worldwide for their powers in protection. Due to the high demand, most of the amulet is made of mold pressed into a figurine image of the Buddha, great monks, or famous saints and then chanted and blessed with a spell by guru monks in the temple at a certain period. It has been said that people are wearing these amulets as pendants to protect themselves from harm, obstacles, and disaster, as well as for better health. Often we can hear people wearing them have experiences of overcoming obstacles in business or career and avoiding severe accidents or injuries. It can repel bad luck and evil spirits surrounding the house or workplace. It is known that Thai amulets have been rented (sold) for centuries and handed down over generations to people who believe in their power. 

Many people who started to wear an amulet will usually ask. Which types of charms are right for me? What are the dos and don’ts when wearing an amulet? In the following, we provided some information and explanations to correct some of the most common mistakes and misunderstandings about carrying Buddhist amulets.


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