Handmade Wooden Eye Of Horus Kinara

SKU: M-214

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Handmade Wooden Eye of Horus Kinara
Be Kwanzaa ready with this elegant full-sized kinara. Hand-crafted from solid wood into a shape of the Eye of Horus. The most affordable full-sized kinara. Approximately 14.5" X 6". Candles are not included. Made in USA. M-214

The Eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection, royal power and good health. According to Egyptian myth, Horus lost his left eye in a struggle with Seth. The eye was magically restored by Hathor, and this restoration came to symbolize the process of making whole and healing. For this reason, the symbol was often used in amulets..

Horus was the ancient Egyptian sky god who was usually depicted as a falcon, most likely a lanner or peregrine falcon. His right eye was associated with the sun god, Ra. The eye symbol represents the marking around the eye of the falcon, including the "teardrop" marking sometimes found below the eye. The mirror image, or left eye, sometimes represented the moon and the god Djehuti (Thoth).