Here you'll find our selection of Bear Charms, Bear Pendants and even Bear Beads. Bear is thought to possess diplomacy equal to its great strength. It is the emblem of ferocity in the protection of kindred. A bear is also a symbol of healing and personal health, strength and bravery. Many Native American traditions see Bear as a shaman, and a creature of dreams and powerful visions. The power of the Bear totem is the power of introspection. The answers to all our questions lie within us. When you have a Bear totem, you are being guided to a leadership role. You must be fearless in defending your beliefs. Bears are quiet, swift and very protective of the family. To many, the bear is the symbol of maternal protection.