The Chandra Necklace

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Beautiful handmade brass necklace, made by Dhokra metalsmiths from Orissa in India.

The crescent moon pendant calls to mind the Hindu God Chandra, (Sanskrit: चन्द्र, IASTCandralit. "shining" or "moon")[2][a] , a lunar deity and is also one of the nine planets (Navagraha) in Hinduism.

Chandra is described as young and beautiful ,and in Hindu mythology, Chandra is the father of Budha (planet Mercury).