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Yin And Yang In Himalayan Salt

Posted by terrepruitt on January 6, 2017

According to Ancient History Encyclopedia,

“Yin is feminine, black, dark, north, water (transformation), passive, moon (weakness and the goddess Changxi), earth, cold, old, even numbers, valleys, poor, soft, and provides spirit to all things.

Yang is masculine, white, light, south, fire (creativity), active, sun (strength and the god Xihe), heaven, warm, young, odd numbers, mountains, rich, hard, and provides form to all things.”

These are awesome because, well, Yin and Yang AND they are Himalayan Salt Candle Holders.  Sometimes our cats sleep in the shape of the Yin and Yang.  It is a cool gift.  Very thoughtful.  Thank you, Hubby!  Also makes a good 13th Friday Photo, I think.  What do you think?


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2 Responses to “Yin And Yang In Himalayan Salt”

  1. Christine said

    Hey, another “salt lamp” gift. These are unique and interesting. Good job to John! I plugged my salt lamp in and had it on last night for the first time. Seems there is something wrong with the switch or bulb or something because I had trouble getting it to turn on. After pushing at the plug and jiggling, it came on.


    • I think most salt lamps are made so that you can take the lamp/light contraption out. Perhaps you can remove it and verify that the light bulb is secure and kind check all that stuff. Then see what it does.

      Both of ours are dimmer switches. I REALLY like that. I know the point of the lamp is to have the salt heat up, but sometimes it is nice to have a softer glow. But both of them are very different. One is brighter than the other.

      These are really cool. John has a Himalayan Salt candle holder, too. But it is just a “cut” of salt.


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