What’s his secret and healing power? Worn by celebrities, serious spiritual gurus, or our grandmothers who are linked by their children and grandchildren?
“Red thread” is found in Jews (especially Kabbalists), Buddhists and Hindus (sacred thread that protects, fulfills the spiritual desire or strengthens Testament).
In Hebrew, a language he called “Rojt Bind” and is usually made of thin wool. It is worn on the left arm connected as a bracelet.
Some of those red threads are made in Israel. It is believed that the red thread has enormous power and that brings good fortune and guarantees the wearer magical protection.
Some Jews, who fear the negative impact of spells, have a long tradition to tie a red thread on the baby’s cot in the hope that this would deter spells and summon the grace of God; this baby will be protected from every evil.
Kalava is sacred Hindu thread, which is also called the “maul” in Hindi. It binds by priests in the hands of believers who attend the ritual prayers. Kalava is tied to the right hand of a man and unmarried woman, and the left hand of married women. This thread is mostly a symbolic act of intention in the mind of the person that she meets the desired spiritual testament.
At the end of the nineties, the red thread becomes popular among music and movie stars in the US such as Madonna, Michael Jackson, and Rosie O’Donnell. Of those who today wear the red thread around their arms we can enumerate the following names: Lindsey Lohan, Ashton Kutcher, Britney Spears, David, and Victoria Beckham, Demi Moore, Avril Lavigne, Rihanna, Charlize Theron, Mick Jagger, Zac Efron, Paris Hilton, Vanessa Hudgens, James Van Der Beek, and many others.
- How healthy wearing wool thread actually is?
There are many myths about it, but in reality it’s just – folk medicine. Woolen thread around the wrist supposedly reduces joint pain and increases circulation of blood. This was one of the oldest beliefs and many people say it really works!
Woolen thread, also allegedly affects the circulation, because inflammatory reaction begins slowing blood flow. It also serves as a source of small static electricity.
The hygienic healthiest thermoregulatory material is wool. Its structure allows the skin to breathe. Moreover, it has healing properties.
Since ancient times, people got rid of toothaches, headaches, back pain, such as the sore spot by putting a piece of genuine natural wool.
The point is that the natural fibers of wool trimmed and untreated with any chemicals perfectly absorb into the skin and soothe it.
In this way, there is a beneficial effect on the muscles, joints, and spine. It also relieves pain and increases blood circulation. The thermal conductivity of wool is lower than many textile materials.
There is a belief of our grandmothers that woolen thread can cure warts. Here’s how: If a wart on your finger, tie a red woolen thread on the wrist. Wear it for two weeks. After you take it off, bury it in the ground. The wart should disappear in about a month.