The Phurba is a three sided Tibetan ritual dagger or stake. The sections and the triple blade represent the three spirit worlds, while the dagger as a whole symbolizes the “worlds axis” bringing the worlds together.
The lower part of the blade is said to represent “Method” while the handle “Wisdom”. The Phurba is patterned after an ancient *Vedic tool – a stake used to tether sacrificial animals. It is also regarded as a powerful weapon which subdues evil spirits and negative energies.
*Vedic period (circa 1500-500 BC) was the period in Indian history during which the Vedas, the oldest scriptures of Hinduism, were composed. During the early part of the Vedic period,
Our amazing replica Giant Phurba Ritual Dagger is entirely hand made in solid steel with an antique finish.
Made by the master artisans at Windlass Steelcrafts.
Includes decorative stand.