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The beautiful Lady is a priestess of a female deity in Pontnia,Thira(Santorini island).This mural comes from a sacret space in Akrotiri of Santorini island.Priestess except from the impressive jewelery she wears,she is holding in an ostentatious manner an equally impressive kompoloi(worry beads).Minoan civilization has paved the way of kompoloi.Subsequently in ancient India approximately 500 B.C,a student of a spiritual faculty schould pray 108 times.But,he didn`t know how to count.The Chinese, the Buddhist, the Christian, the Muslim monk should pray undistracted,with no counting worries.Sollution to this problem gave a spiritual teacher passed through a skipping rope 108 perforated cores and tied up it`s two ends.And a kompoloi(WORRY BEADS) was born.Kompoloi is made also from a skipping rope with knots,the prayer rope.Greek word "kompoloi" cames from the phrase:in every kompo"knot" i say"loi" a prayer.In time knots or cores were replaced from amber,witch encloses energy relaxing nervous system and it has also beneficial effects in thyroid diseases.Kompoloi was spread in Europe from crusaders,in Greece by the Turks,who used it as an accessory during their relaxing time,celebrations,music and perfumes.In Greece,originally kompoloi was an acesorry of society`s outcast,people who had "time to spent".With time, it became a symbol of manhood and prestige.Nowadays,in the age of speed and stress,kompoloi is the most proper accessory for men and women because it helps relaxation and the elimination of bad habits.
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