Historically, cowrie shells have been used for trade, ornamentation, divination, and religious ceremonies. They are often associated with money, fertility, and spirit communication.
In parts West Africa, Cowrie Shells represent money and wealth. It’s said that they were once used as currency. Cowrie Shells are a big part of African Spirituality. They are a representation of the water spirits of African spirituality who are the keepers and givers of wealth and riches. Cowrie Shells also represent abundance and fertility. Cowrie Shells can also be used as a divination tool. You can divine yes or no questions with 5 Cowrie Shells. 3 facing up can mean yes or no. Or 2 facing up can mean yes or no. Once you connect with your tools and set the rules for communication, you will know which means which.
You will receive five cowrie shells with your purchase.
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Make A Difference With Your Order
For every order over $20, we will plant 1 tree through our partnership with Sprout. For every PRIDE product purchase, we will donate 100% of its proceeds to Youth Pride RI, Inc. For every Supports Africa product, we will donate 100% of the proceeds to the children of Kenya through Humanium. For every Wolf Fur purchase, we will donate 50% of proceeds to the Southern Ohio Wolf Sanctuary.