An Eleke is a string of beads that can be worn by man or woman to help achieve their goal for the problem at hand.
The beads represent the energy of the various Orishas, Saints, and Spirits to guide us with spiritual awareness, inner peace, and positive transformation.
The beads are a vehicle to connect you to that energy on a daily basis. It’s like a mini shrine being placed on your person.
Black is associated with power, fear, mystery, strength, authority, elegance, formality, death, evil, and aggression, authority, rebellion, and sophistication.
Black is required for all other colors to have depth and variation of hue.
The black color is the absence of color.
Black is a mysterious color that is typically associated with the unknown or the negative.
The color black represents strength, seriousness, power, and authority.
Black is a formal, elegant, and prestigious color. Authoritative and powerful, the color black can evoke strong emotions and too much black can be overwhelming.
The color black can be serious, professional, and conventional, but black can also represent the mysterious, sexy, and sophisticated.
Black is a visually slimming color for clothing and like other dark colors, in interior design, black can make a room appear to shrink in size.
The color black affects the mind and body by helping to create an inconspicuous feeling, boosting confidence in appearance, increasing the sense of potential and possibility, or producing feelings of emptiness, gloom, or sadness.
In western countries black is the color of mourning, death, and sadness.
Black often represents the emotions and actions of rebellion in teenagers and youth.
The color black can represent both the positive and the negative.
As the opposite of white, movies, books, print media, and television typically depict the good guy in white and the bad guy in black.
In more recent times, the good guy is shown in black to create mystery around the character’s identity.
Approximately 34 inches long.