Symbols of Rebirth, Renewal And Resurrection And Their Stories

Scarab Beetle with Imaginary Wings, One of the Most Important Symbols of Rebirth, Renewal and Resurrection

In line with mankind’s everlasting search for immortality, the concept of rebirth has been a very popular theme across many religions and systems of faith throughout history. Inevitably, many symbols emerged to represent rebirth, reincarnation and transformation of life within cultures around the world. But what are the symbols of rebirth? In this post, we … Continue reading the article

Symbols of Strength And Perseverance

Lotus Strength Symbol

The next part in our series of symbolism articles is about a specific subject; the symbols of strength and perseverance around the world. Without further ado, here is the detailed list of strength symbols across cultures. Djed Pillar (Egyptian Mythology) The Djed pillar was popularly known as a symbol of strength and stability in ancient … Continue reading the article

Bigender Flag Meaning, Origin And Colors

Bigender Flag Colors Meaning and Symbolism

In today’s post, we will be examining the variations of the bigender flag, their origins and the meanings behind the colors. Sexuality and gender are concepts that are constantly challenged, broken down, reshaped and redefined in our era. In the effort to decipher our sexual psyche and embrace people whose identity was previously excluded from … Continue reading the article

Odal Rune Meaning, Symbolism And Origin (Othala Rune)

Odal Rune Meaning, Symbolism and Origin Explained, Othala in Blue And White

In today’s post, we will be discussing one of the most important runes in the Elder Futhark which also became an important symbol over time: Odal also known as the Othala rune. Well, let’s get right into it, here is everything you should know about the Odal rune/symbol, its meaning, origin, transformation and appropriation throughout … Continue reading the article

Greek God Zeus Symbols, Sacred Animals And Plants

Zeus Symbol, Lightning Bolt Thunder

Today’s post is about Zeus, one of the most important figures in Greek mythology, if not the most important. We will be examining symbols of Zeus including his sacred animals and plants as well as providing information about his characteristics, family tree, wives and children. Who Is Zeus in Greek Mythology? Zeus is the god … Continue reading the article

Buddhist Animal Symbols And Their Meanings

Phoenix bird as part of symbols of rebirth and reincarnation collection

Animals are valued as beings in Buddhism and the teachings of the Buddha extend to the way of dealing with animals as well. Here is the list of the most prominent Buddhist animal symbols you should know about. Lion The Lion has been a symbol of strength, bravery, and loyalty for centuries. In Buddhism, the … Continue reading the article

Buddhist Peace Symbols

A Pink Lotus Flower Illustration

Whether it is about the inner world of a person or his/her relations with the outside world, peace is an important concept in Buddhist faith. We have already established above that some of the eight auspicious symbols of Buddhism represent peace in our article here. Now, let’s move on to the other Buddhist peace symbols. … Continue reading the article

The Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism And Their Meanings

The Endless Knot, Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism Collection

There are eight auspicious symbols in Buddhism, which are also known as “the eight symbols of good fortune in Buddhism”, underlining the importance of achieving enlightenment through various teachings of Buddha. The Origins of The Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism While originally these symbols represented the offerings made to Buddha (Shakyamuni) by Hindu deities/gods for … Continue reading the article

Lotus Flower Meaning And Symbolism Explained In Detail

A Pink Lotus Flower, The Ancient Symbols List

Perhaps one of the most ancient symbols in the history of mankind, the lotus flower has been a centerpiece for symbolism in many religions including Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism. Here in this article, we will be examining the symbolism behind the lotus flower and what it means for these religions as well as other … Continue reading the article

Satanic Symbols And Their Meanings

Septenary Sigil of the Order of the Nine Angles Satanism Symbols

In today’s post, we will be discussing satanic symbols, their meanings and origins, how and by whom they are used. Let us get right into it and start with the most obvious one. The Upside-down Cross/Satan’s Cross The upside-down cross also known as the inverted cross and the satanic cross is one of the most … Continue reading the article