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Shui Niu Chiao - Buffalo Horn
As an ancient symbol…
Buffalo horn, as a symbol includes manifestation, protection, earth creativity, feminine courage, abundance, knowledge, generosity, hospitality, sharing work, courage, strength, challenge, survival, giving for the greater good, formulating beneficial plans.
Buffalo horn’s energy will assist you in establishing a deep connection with Mother Earth and Father Sky.
Buffalos have large heads that symbolise intelligence of a higher order, their strong bodies ground them to the earth. They are the uniting force between things earthly and un-earthly. Both the male and female buffalo possess horns and humped shoulders. In humans, the shoulders store our personal energy which expresses itself through our hands. Anything we physically touch or hold on to is linked to our personal energy. Shoulders bear responsibility as well as positive or negative emotions. Whatever is felt inside is projected to the outside. I'm sure you are familiar with the saying, and maybe have even said it yourselves – ‘I feel like I'm carrying the weight of the world on my shoulders.’ There is often truth in old sayings… buffalo horn's energy will show you how to free yourself from your burdens by focusing your energy in a balanced way. The horns grow toward the sky, hinting at a connection with a higher intelligence.
Connected with the Heart - clear the heat and refresh the blood
Connected with the Liver – release toxins