Vintage Mexican Folk Art, Set of 15 Metal Religious Milagro Charms
Milagro, the Spanish word for miracle, is a form of devotional offering. It may symbolize a prayer of supplication, or a prayer of gratitude. For instance, a milagro in the shape of a hand may represent a prayer for healing or thankfulness for help that was given. It's meaning is very personal and is defined by the person and spirit in which it is given.