Gemstones, Jewelry, Talismans, Symbolism
The metaphysical properties of amulets, talismans, stones and jewelry,body art, etc
Tilasm, ultimately from Greek telesma or from the Greek word “telein” which means “to initiate into the mysteries”
It’s an inanimate object that one makes animate.
In magic a talisman is endowed with magical properties or magical force with a specific nature. It could be a sentimental object or souvenir of some kind that when looked at years later evokes a certain emotional respond even folklore has a plethora of them. The word “Talisman,” derived from the Greek verb “teleo,” means, primarily, to accomplish, or bring into effect. The Talisman is an object marked with magic signs and is believed to confer on its bearer supernatural powers or protection. Virtually every religion in human history has offered as adherents small decorative objects which purpose is to do anything ranging between healing, protection or success. Very often the talismans symbols are taken out of sacred geometry. The term “sacred geometry” is used by archaeologists, anthropologists, and geometricians to encompass the religious, philosophical and spiritual beliefs that have sprung up around. It is a term covering Pythagorean geometry and neo-Platonic geometry. Sacred geometry is often referred to as a language of G-d. Sacred geometry symbols are a means of bringing subtle, inner realities to a focus in outward expression. Within the fundamental unity of consciousness, certain symbols, such as the lotus lifting itself in purity above the muddy water, possess universal relevance and power.
Some people wear certain stones or gems in jewelry that have special meaning to them. For example Onyx is said to bring or aid in Centering, self-control, intuitive guidance. Each stone has it’s own energy. You can find out what they mean by simply doing a google search “Metaphysical properties of stones”