Sterling Silver and Hand Engraved Aqeeq Bismillah Necklace
Simply elegant necklace features a natural aqeeq accented with a large baroque pearl. Versatile 32 inch length is perfect for layering.
Aqeeq (agate) is a stone favored by the Prophet according to some traditions, and therefore has spiritual significance for Muslims. The pendant is hand engraved in Arabic with Bismillāhi r-Raḥmāni r-Raḥīm (In the name of God, the Most Gracious, the most Merciful). These are the blessed beginning verses of the Quran, commonly recited by Muslims when beginning anything new, from everyday tasks to major life events.
Each piece is individually hand engraved following centuries old jewelry making traditions. Slight differences are imperfections are a hallmark of the individuality of this product and no two pieces will be exactly alike.