The hamsa hand (Arabic) or hamesh hand (Hebrew) is an old and still popular apotropaic amulet for magical protection from the envious or evil eye. The words hamsa and hamesh mean "five" and refer to the digits on the hand.
Hamsa Hand- (Different Religions meanings-Jewish, Arabic, Islam) Symbol meaning the ability to ward off the evil eye and attract divine protection. Believed to fight off negative energies. The eye is also believed to fight bad luck. The Hamsa Hand is beli