Perfectly sized and shaped these unique remembrance stones allow mourners to place a stone at the grave site or service similar to a rose or flower. Stones come in a special velveteen pouch and can be personalized on the reverse side. Message reads Always In My Thoughts. The reverse side of each stone has small Star of David in the upper right. 5 Stones and Velveteen pouch included with a parchment describing the story of the stone.
The history of the Remembrance Stones:
One may ask, why do we place small stones or pebbles on the monument after an unveiling or visit to the grave of a loved one. Religious leaders can find no religious reason for this tradition.
It is a custom that developed hundreds of years ago.
The explanations for this custom include:
Whatever the reasons, in the 21st century, it is traditional and respectful to place a stone at the monument as an expression of love and remembrance. Remembrance Stones™ carry an inscribed message. Since you can write your own personal message on the opposite side of the Remembrance Stone, you can convey your feelings for those who have passed on.