We all would like to be lucky in our lives. Each nation must have some things that are believed to bring good luck, even though there’s no scientific proof to support this. You can buy Japanese products such as Japanese Lucky Charms like the “Daruma” and the “Beckoning Cat” online at Japan Wanted at affordable prices.
Japanese people often decorate such lucky charms in their homes or workplaces, believing that those lucky charms will bring them good luck and ward off bad luck in their private and business lives.
Beckoning Cats, also known as “Lucky cats” or “Maneki Nekos”, are sorts of ornaments of cats with their paw raised, and often displayed in the entrance of shops. They’re believed to bring good luck for business prosperity. It is assumed many of you have seen them in Japanese stores or you can even buy Japanese products online. However, not all of these Beckoning Cats have the same design, a few have their right hand raised, and others have their left hand raised.
Besides this, they are different in color as well. In fact, each of these designs has a different meaning.
- A Beckoning Cat with its left hand raised is believed to attract people and customers.
- A Beckoning Cat with its right hand raised is believed to bring money.
- A black Beckoning Cat is believed to ward off evil spirits and bad luck.
- A white Beckoning Cat is believed to bring good fortune in all things.
- A red Beckoning Cat is believed to ward off illness and bring good health and longevity.
Darumas are red, round figurines that are generally made of a special kind of Japanese paper. They’ve got the feature that they’ll get up on their own even if you push hard to knock them down. They’re loved by a lot of people as lucky charms that help people make their wishes come true. The most common color for Daruma is red, but you can get them in several different colors.
Apart from Darumas and Beckoning Cats, you can buy several other types of lucky charms. Check out Japanese Wanted to buy Japanese goods online at competitive prices!