The Hamsa is a symbol of "The Hand of God" to many cultures around the world originating in the Middle East. In all faiths it is a protective sign. It brings it's owner happiness, luck, health and good fortune. The Hamsa prayer is as follows;
Let no sadness come to this heart, Let no trouble come to these arms, Let no conflict come to these eyes, Let my soul be filled with the blessing of joy and peace.
The necklace is made of silver plated metal.