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Polynesian ankle-band
Protection, balance

March 17th, 2009
  Author: GiErre

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This ankle band has a protection value and it symbolizes balance.

The two facing tikis are protective symbols, and so is the manaia, the guardian angel that also represents balance between sea, sky and earth. The turtle is the navigator and the manta ray stands for freedom, and they both protect at sea.

The sun and moon symbolize balance between opposites and protection upon day and night.

The fish hook, or matau, is a symbol of prosperity and korus symbolize new beginnings, new life.

Shark teeth are for strength and adaptability, and waves are for continuity and love for the sea.

The Marquesan cross symbolizes balance of the elements and union between man and nature.


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 Hey I´ve been lookin through your tribals and your work is awsome. you are very talented. 
  by bjames2785
 its cool 
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 Very nice design .ive been looking for one of these to put. but couldnt find a nice one with a good meaning. 
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