This magnificent gold colored wo lou is decorated with intricate detailing and designs, and a Chinese inscription promising good fortune: making it a perfect ornament for home, car, office, etc. The Chinese inscription reads “chu zhu ping an,” meaning wishes for a safe journey and a prosperous life. Wo Lou’s have been a popular symbol of good fortune and longevity since antiquity. A traditional object seen widely throughout Chinese culture, wo lou’s have been used for centuries as a way to ward off negative chi and promote good feng shui.
Also known as the bottle gourd, the wo lou is known to promote good health, prosperity, and good blessings. The unique shape of the wo lou is said to represent the unity of the heavens and earth: promoting one’s connection to one’s inner spirit. The wo lou is said to enhance one’s feng shui and increase positive chi in an environment and family.
The wu lou is also attached one big red tassel and nice mystic knot. The mystic knot is similar to infinity times three and the number eight tripled (eight is a lucky number), and has the power to ensure longevity and undying prosperity. The mystic knot is known to strengthen relationships, faith, wealth, health, and positive chi. Also known as the endless symbol, the mystic knot also symbolizes never-ending love and is the perfect symbol for lucky love and a long, healthy relationship
The overall length of the good luck charm is approx. 13" and the wu lou itself is approx. 1 5/8" x 1" x 1" in length.