Turquoise Komboskini with Ivory Cross
- Hand Made Greek Orthodox Prayer Rope Komboskini Bracelet
- Imported from Greece
- Bead Color may slightly vary from photo because each komboskini is unique.
About the Komboskini (Prayer Rope)
People look to religion for a number of reasons, whether it is for faith or to get through a troubling time in their life. There are also plenty of objects that can help instill that faith. From a cross or bible, to even a scripture that they carry around in their pocket, there are a number of things that can help keep the faith strong and alive. There is one influential Greek object that helps people keep focus, and that is a prayer rope, or Komboskini / Chotki. There are prayer rope bracelets, or Komboskini or Chotki, out there that people use to focus not only on your religion but goals that you may have, and it keeps you strong in a dire time of need. These ropes are part of a habit that people of Eastern Orthodox monks and nuns use and they are usually used to counter the number of times someone has prayed the Jesus Prayer, or any number of prayers.
At the end of the day, prayer rope bracelets are a symbol and what people do with that symbol is up to them. It is a very strong religious symbol that has been used for centuries and it serves as a purpose far greater than a lot of other objects. Prayer can be done in any shape, size, or form, and there are many Greece – made prayer bracelets that can be found or made for your liking. That is the beauty of rope prayer bracelets; they are unique for every individual.