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Altars: Mexican #Milagro #Altar. These small Mexican charms are commonly placed on altars and accompany prayers for health.

Altars: Mexican #Milagro #Altar. These small Mexican charms are commonly placed on altars and accompany prayers for health.

Milagros Pendants from Mothology ~ The Science of Style                                                                                                                                                     Más

Milagros Pendants from Mothology ~ The Science of Style Más

Milagros  Milagros means "miracles". These traditional metal charms are used to help that saint perform a miracle (hence the word "milagro"). There is supposedly a milagro for virtually every animal, every organ and every imaginable malady. I was smitten by the metalwork and repousse.

Milagros Milagros means "miracles". These traditional metal charms are used to help that saint perform a miracle (hence the word "milagro"). There is supposedly a milagro for virtually every animal, every organ and every imaginable malady. I was smitten by the metalwork and repousse.

milagritos - serve an important role in Mexican devotion. Tied to the robes of saints.

milagritos - serve an important role in Mexican devotion. Tied to the robes of saints.

One of Mexico's oldest religious traditions, these elaborate wooden hearts have long been considered a cornerstone of popular Mexican folk art. Each handmade heart has been painstakingly adorned with tiny brass figures known as "milagros". The numerous tiny images nailed into each heart represent prayers and thanks for life's tiny miracles and gifts of heaven. The same religious charms are popularly used in Mexico's churches and on altars, and now you can faithfully decorate your own home…

One of Mexico's oldest religious traditions, these elaborate wooden hearts have long been considered a cornerstone of popular Mexican folk art. Each handmade heart has been painstakingly adorned with tiny brass figures known as "milagros". The numerous tiny images nailed into each heart represent prayers and thanks for life's tiny miracles and gifts of heaven. The same religious charms are popularly used in Mexico's churches and on altars, and now you can faithfully decorate your own home…

The shaman sees into other realms of existence and can talk with the spirits. the shaman wlaks between the worlds, the world of humans and spirits.

The shaman sees into other realms of existence and can talk with the spirits. the shaman wlaks between the worlds, the world of humans and spirits.

There is a milagro miracle for every possible situation or problem. Icons & statues are decorated with a huge array of the charms, & are especially protective against all manner of ills. No house should be without its magical milagros!

There is a milagro miracle for every possible situation or problem. Icons & statues are decorated with a huge array of the charms, & are especially protective against all manner of ills. No house should be without its magical milagros!

Antique Mexican Santos. Not as a necklace, but hung on a wall or in a niche.

Antique Mexican Santos. Not as a necklace, but hung on a wall or in a niche.

strange creatures mexican good luck charms illustration by Louise Lockhart http://louiselockhart.co.uk

strange creatures mexican good luck charms illustration by Louise Lockhart http://louiselockhart.co.uk

milagros. Remember yesterdays pin? just add a chin to each, and this can become a amazing necklace, of whatever length.

milagros. Remember yesterdays pin? just add a chin to each, and this can become a amazing necklace, of whatever length.

Milagros--Miracle... "Typically, a believer will make a vow to a saint or to a sacred object, and later they will make a pilgrimage to the site of a shrine or church and take a Milagro there and leave it as a sign of gratitude and devotion. People also carry Milagros for protection and good luck."

Milagros--Miracle... "Typically, a believer will make a vow to a saint or to a sacred object, and later they will make a pilgrimage to the site of a shrine or church and take a Milagro there and leave it as a sign of gratitude and devotion. People also carry Milagros for protection and good luck."

Wholesale Collection Mexican Healing Hands - Mexico Import Arts

Wholesale Collection Mexican Healing Hands - Mexico Import Arts

Cathy Dorris is a mixed media artist and illustrator who has a passion for using a wide variety of mediums and materials, including raw elements from the earth. She delights in taking mundane objects and turning them into gallery worthy pieces of art.

Cathy Dorris is a mixed media artist and illustrator who has a passion for using a wide variety of mediums and materials, including raw elements from the earth. She delights in taking mundane objects and turning them into gallery worthy pieces of art.

Door of Milagros

Door of Milagros

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Milagros - Milagros are folk charms that can be offered to a saint as a reminder of a petitioner's particular need, or in gratitude for a prayer answered. They are used to assist in focusing attention towards a specific ailment, based on the type of charm used. Milagros are also carried for protection and good luck.

Milagros - Milagros are folk charms that can be offered to a saint as a reminder of a petitioner's particular need, or in gratitude for a prayer answered. They are used to assist in focusing attention towards a specific ailment, based on the type of charm used. Milagros are also carried for protection and good luck.