Brass Cicada on Bamboo
Color: 24K Gold Plated
Dimension(in): 2.2x0.9x1.2 in
This elegant looking heavy cicada is made
to perfection with brass and plated 24K gold. This is the cicada
for more superior protection against office politics and enhancing
ones longevity. Cicada is regarded as the symbol of long life,
happiness and eternal youth due to its intrinsic properties of
being the longest living insect, for as long as up to over 20
years. The cicada is the best emblem of immortality and protection
against office politics. Displaying the symbol in the office would
benefit those who require protection against jealousy and ill
hearted boss. Displaying it at home would protect you from unfaithful
friends, danger and enemies. The gold cicada also announces spring
and good harvest in the year. It is therefore especially important
when the year does not have any "lap chun" (spring).
What cicada symbolizes?
The origin of this symbolism in ancient
china is attributed to the cicada making noises in paddy fields
in summer. Each time farmers make a call, the cicada will call
back louder. That is why it was regarded as "every request
will definitely be fulfilled".
It is the symbol of immortality, youthfulness and makes one's
appearance always young forever. In ancient times, a piece of
jade carved in the shape of cicada will be placed in the mouth
of a corpse before burial as this is believed to immortalized
the ancestor, giving the deceased a good life after death.
Another great trade of it is having 5 eyes and its ability to
detect any approaching enemies.The cicada is also a powerful symbol
of protection from danger, enemies and unfaithful friends. If
you are often being betrayed, the cicada will help you through
by countering the enemies. Politicians and office workers in asia
often keep on in their offices to protect themselves from falling
victim to politics. For those in the business or corporate world,
it is important to have the cicada image to protect against jealous
competitors and colleagues.
It is also being regarded as a symbol of good fortune because
of its ability to sing throughout day and nite. Its never ending
singing ability is the greatest emblem of unlimited energy.
You may place the cicada in the east for longevity and health,
or in the north and northwest for protection against politics
The cicada announces spring. Therefore if a year is in absence of spring, they can display the cicada in the living room to draw good harvest despite having no spring.