The crane, spreading its wings and soaring high into the sky, is noble and beautiful, and its far-reaching cry is said to be the voice to the heavens.
The crane is a symbol of vitality, longevity and blessings.
The braided cord pattern also means ‘to tie’ and is an auspicious pattern that signifies ‘fate’.
It is also meant to ward off evil. The meaning of ‘tying’ also has the meaning of ‘bringing good karma’. It is sometimes called a ‘winning cord’, as warriors liked to wear it.