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  • What does the Year of the Tiger mean for you?

    The Chinese Zodiac has a 12-year cycle based on the lunar calendar. The Zodiac (‘birth likeness’) is represented by twelve different animals, with their own astrological meanings and personalities. The new lunar year is from1st Feb 2022 until the 22nd Jan 2023. It is the year of the White Tiger. What will the year of Zodiac Tiger bring in general? The Tiger, as the Tai Sui (Master of the year), has additional commitments and duties this year. In ancient times, many wise nations followed the planets, stars and the lunar calendar, especially for agriculture. The planet Jupiter was honoured as the Buddha of the year, as it was seen once a year in the skies. It guards over the zodiac sign of that year and blesses them with good fortune. If however your animal sign location is opposite to or on a side clash with Jupiter’s position, the Tai Sui, brings distressing energy to your animal sign. Those born under animal signs with any kind of clash with the Tai Sui need to make special effort to be good and look for help to eliminate the negativity during that year. Not paying attention to the Tai Sui power may continue to bring bad luck in coming years too. This year, those born in the years of the Tiger, Snake, Monkey and Pig need to be cautious and should take preventative measures throughout the year. For the other zodiac signs , there could be challenges this year and in subsequent years and it is important to make an effort to build good relationship, to be careful and to be tolerant in 2022. See our collection of pendants made from Ebony wood, which Asians believe contains positive minerals for fighting against bad negativity. Or choose from our special offer jade pendants with your Zodiac symbol. Contact us to learn more.

  • Stone of Lapis Lazuli

    Lapis Lazuli has maintained its reputation as a first-class jade material. The colour resonates dark blue, purple blue, sky blue and green blue. The pure blue is reminiscent of the ocean, the sky, the universe, and calmness. It is also one of the Seven Treasures of Buddhism; it is the body colour of the Medicine Buddha in Tibetan Buddhism and has the unique spirituality of natural crystal. “...the golden light is shining and the blue is gorgeous and pure, the emperor's domineering and quiet. His classic image is the elegant royal blue background with golden dots of stars”. Top grade lapis lazuli is dark blue and pure in colour with a fine texture, with no cracks, no white impurities (calcite), no pyrite and with a beautiful gold star. The natural lapis lazuli has a deep and solemn colour, the golden star is brilliant, and there are no bubbles in the substance, while one can quickly identify an artificial lapis lazuli (one smelted with glass mixed with copper powder and mica powder) because its colour is not as beautiful as natural lapis lazuli. Looking after your Lapis Lazuli Lapis Lazuli is composed of a mixture of various minerals. There are inevitably cracks and crevices in the crystals. Therefore one must be additionally careful when wearing it to avoid bumps or squeezing and prevent it coming into contact with water or high temperatures. Natural lapis lazuli has different shades of colour. This is a unique beauty. The beautiful colour may fade in high temperatures or exposed to the hot sun in high heat environments. There are two degaussing methods: 1) Mix fine Omori salt and mineral water into a cup or bowl, use a cloth and degauss the Lapis Lazuli daily for one month. 2) Use special large-grained degaussing salt; bury the lapis lazuli in the degaussing salt for three months at a time. Alternatively, on can degauss using sea chrysanthemums; put the lapis lazuli in the centre of sea chrysanthemums and the demagnetization can be completed within 24 hours. Note: Lapis lazuli is a granular aggregate composed of a variety of minerals, if soaked and washed with water, the dirt on the surface of the gem will penetrate into the interior, which will change the original brilliance of the lapis lazuli. The efficacy and role of lapis lazuli Its main function is to purify the mind. In ancient Greece and Rome, lapis lazuli was considered a symbol of wealthy. The colour blue is a colour of hope. It not only has a poetic element, but also is associated with "peace, auspiciousness and kindness“ and bring inspiration. Lapis Lazuli is believed to enhance spirituality, stabilize mentality, protect the body and ward off evil spirits. The lapis lazuli colour is the body colour of the Tibetan Buddhism herbalist, corresponding to the brow chakra of the human body. Many claim that it helps to treat insomnia, dizziness, headache and lower blood pressure, relieve emotions, strain eyesight, coordinate the throat chakra (which can improve trachea, throat and respiratory tract diseases). Associated with recognising mental stress and rebounding the energy of the stress back to its original place, stimulating personal strength and spirit, it is also believed to improve communication and expression skills, eliminate anger and conflict and help people heal their spiritual wounds. It is a stone of friendship. The bracelet or necklace made of lapis lazuli is suitable for both women or men; as an exquisite necklace, bracelet, brooch, ring, earrings or other jewel. Check out our jewellery: Necklaces Pendants Bracelets | kora-swiss | Zurich

  • In tune with the Five Elements

    The Five Elements are the essence for supporting human life. Each element is attributed to different energies or states of change. If any element is impure or out of balance with another element, then it is believed that it can corrected so as to restore balance and health, or to unfold inner powers and abilities contained in each of the elements. Some elements are "enemies" and block the expression of the other; Fire and Water “destroy“ each other if they get the chance. Some elements (Earth and Metal, or Water and Wood) are said to “love” each other and are supportive and nurturing of each other, generating positive energies. At kora-swiss we hand make and personalise the jewellery for you, in harmony with the five elements, based on thousands of years of Chinese wisdom, in our workshop in Switzerland. ​ Each person is an individual and we work with over 100 different stones and crystals to design the optimal piece for you. ​ The appropriate choice of precious stones, their positional placement on the necklace, and our knowledge of the Five Elements, Feng Shui, i-qing, the Zodiac and auspicious Numbers, combine to positively impact your energy and health. Contact us or visit our shop in Zurich Meierhofplatz - Höngg, Regensdorferstrasse 2, 8049 Zürich Handmade Jewellery | kora-swiss | Zurich

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  • Precious Stones and Jade jewellery | kora-swiss | Zurich

    Jade jewellery and precious stone jewellery Please click here for the address We sell a variety of high quality jade jewellery and other precious stone items such as rings, earrings , bracelets, necklaces, pendants and desk ornaments. Jade is a precious stone whose natural colours can vary, and whose origins define the quality. Our highly skilled jeweller hand carves the precious stone to produce the optimum bead size based on the quality of the stone. We have one of the biggest collections of hard and soft Jade in Switzerland. Visit us for a personal consultation! Check out our Jade and precious stone products on this page or visit our Shop to see our whole range of products Filter by Collection All RINGS_Jade & Precious Stone NECKLACES, PENDANTS, BRACELET_Jade&PreciousStone ORNAMENTS_Jade & Precious Stone EARRINGS_Jade & Precious Stone Price CHF0.00 CHF3,950.00 Option With Jade certificate With silver clasp Without certificate Without silver clasp Size 18 19 20 21 22 Sort by Quick View Emerald ring Price CHF455.00 Add to Cart Quick View Jade rings (various) - Price on request Price CHF0.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade natural Jade ring in flower form (various ring sizes) Price CHF399.00 Add to Cart Quick View Natural jade hand carved Frog - how many have you kissed? Price CHF160.00 Add to Cart Quick View Unique Aquamarine and White Jade Pendent on a Silk thread necklace Price CHF399.00 Add to Cart Collector's item Quick View Natural brown Jade handcarved ram's head pendant Price CHF380.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade, long necklace of green jade, agate and chalcedony Price CHF1,120.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handcrafted Jade pendant with bird, meaning Blessed Price CHF3,300.00 Add to Cart Quick View Jade lock and key necklace on gold chain Price CHF2,830.00 Add to Cart Quick View Powerful Red Ruby, green Epidote, black Tourmaline gemstone desk piece Price CHF3,388.00 Add to Cart 1 2 3 4 5

  • Natural Stones Semi-precious stone jewellery | kora-swiss | Zurich

    Natural, semi-precious stone jewellery and crystal jewellery We sell a variety of high quality Natural Stone and crystal jewellery such as rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and pendants. The healing, protective and decorative qualities of natural stones such as Amethyst, Red Agate, Opals, Onyx, Kyanite etc. are well known. Visit us for a personal consultation! Please click here for the address Subscribe to our Blog to hear about how natural and precious stones can impact us Filter by Collection All EARRINGS_Natural Stone & semi-precious stone RINGS_Natural Stone & semi-precious stone NECKLACES, PENDANTS, BRACELETS_Natural&semi-preci Price CHF39.00 CHF4,299.00 Colour Necklace Length 42 cm 49 cm Sort by Quick View Handmade Obsidian stone necklace Price CHF199.00 Add to Cart Quick View Unique, elegant, exquisite Lapis Lazuli necklace Price CHF4,299.00 Add to Cart Quick View Baroque pearl Necklace on the theme Five Elements Price CHF399.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade own design necklace with saltwater pearl, black spinels, Turmalin Price CHF999.00 Add to Cart Quick View Baroque pearl Necklace 170cm, with Rosaline Price CHF1,299.00 Add to Cart Quick View Baroque pearl 3 strings mixed with citrine Price CHF1,999.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade own design baroque pearl necklace mixed with rough emerald beads Price CHF669.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade, own design, Baroque, pearl necklace Price CHF739.00 Add to Cart Quick View New design, handmade mixed saltwater pearl / Tridacninae necklace Price CHF550.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade saltwater natural Pearl and Obsidian bead necklace Price CHF320.00 Add to Cart Quick View Handmade saltwater natural pearl necklace with a crystal bead Price CHF330.00 Add to Cart Quick View High quality handmade saltwater natural pearl, hand knotted necklace, 64 pearls Price CHF950.00 Add to Cart Quick View Pearl and Natural Amethyst necklace with sterling Silver (925S) fishes Price CHF395.00 Add to Cart Quick View Unique, handmade saltwater natural Pearl and Ruby bead necklace Price CHF440.00 Add to Cart Quick View Unique, handmade saltwater pearl necklace with seashells, jade, turquoise beads Price CHF935.00 Add to Cart Quick View Unique Handcrafted joyful Buddha from rare Yellow crystal. Ring set Silver 925 Price CHF1,639.00 Add to Cart Quick View Pure Handmade Obsidian stone ring set in silver 925, Bamboo leaves Price CHF1,129.00 Add to Cart Quick View Natural Aquamarine Earrings Price CHF88.00 Add to Cart Quick View Moonstone, star shaped earrings Price CHF198.00 Add to Cart Quick View Moonstone, flower shaped earrings Price CHF198.00 Add to Cart Quick View Red agate earrings Price CHF195.00 Add to Cart Quick View Amber earrings containing a rose flower Price CHF198.00 Add to Cart Quick View Natural Agate earrings Price CHF295.00 Add to Cart Quick View Turquiose and red agate earrings Price CHF350.00 Add to Cart Quick View Natural Aquamarine Earrings Price CHF259.00 Add to Cart 1 2 3 Check out our beautiful jewellery on this page or visit our Shop to see our whole range of products

  • Decorative folding Fans | kora-swiss | Zurich

    Trendy, seasonal accessories and fashion items: Hand held decorative Fans We sell a variety of beautiful fans, for the hottest summer, or as a fashionable accessory. Wave away negative disaster and welcome in the new energy. Wave away the hot summer air and welcome the cool, fresh breeze. ​ Whether in Summer, in Winter, in an overheated restaurant or theatre, we have a fan to match your mood and purpose. Keep a beautiful fan in your bedroom, or in your desk, for times when you need to cool down. Using vintage glamour against hot flushes. Contact us or visit us in Höngg. Please click here for the address To play, press and hold the enter key. To stop, release the enter key. Sort by Quick View Fan - Grey with mountain Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - Mountain with snow Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - light grey with penguins Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - navy blue with small white roses and dark slats Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - navy blue with white flowers and curved slats Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - navy blue with white violets Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Oval Fans in various patterns Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - pastel colours Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - red with small colourful flowers Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - red with flowers and two-toned slats Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - pale pink with pink and magenta flowers Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - pale pink with red and white poppies Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - black with pink roses Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - light blue with swirls Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - Dark blue with celtic cross Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - Cherry blossom and fish Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart Quick View Fan - Black with Dragon Price CHF28.00 Add to Cart 1 Check out our beautiful fans on this page or visit our Shop to see our whole range of products

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