786. The Arabic letters of the opening phrase of the Qur’an, sum to the numerical value 786 in the system of Abjad numerals. Muslims on the Indian subcontinent use 786 as an abbreviation for the phrase ‘bism ill h ir-ra m n ir-ra m’ which means ‘in the name of Allah, the compassionate, the merciful’. It is used in South Asia and places with significant Muslim communities of South Asian descent, particularly Myanmar. This bangle with serial number 00786 will have special meaning to someone of faith and who belives deeply in the Ethos of Mandela Day.