Chi-Rho Symbol Meaning And Origin, Christogram Px Tattoo Meaning

Chi-Rho Symbol Meaning and Origins, Catholic and Protestant Christogram in Black and White

The Chi-Rho was a symbol of significant importance for Christians, especially in the early times. But was it originally a Christian symbol? If not, how did it transform into one? Where did it originate from? We are here to answer these questions and many more. Just read on. How To Pronounce Chi-rho? First things first. Before we get into the origin story, meaning and uses of the Chi-Rho, which happens to be one of the most important religious symbols, let’s learn … Continue reading the article

The Web of Wyrd Symbol, Meaning: Nordic Skuld’s Net Definition And Tattoo Ideas

Web of Wyrd Symbol Meaning and History Explained, Black and Brilliant Blue Colors Design

Today’s post is about a really interesting modern neo-pagan symbol that has been inspired by Norse mythology, the Web of Wyrd. The Web of Wyrd is a Nordic symbol, a woven web of fate tied to the three most important Norns, or Nornir, in Norse mythology. This lesser known sacred symbol is a metaphor for fate and destiny of all in the cosmos, humans and gods. The Web of Wyrd Meaning and Symbolism The Web of Wyrd symbol, also known as … Continue reading the article

Every Odin Symbol Explained, The Extensive List of Odin Symbols

Ravens As An Odin Symbol and a Runic Circle, the List of Odin Symbols

What are the symbols of Odin? Which symbol represents the god of war, death, wisdom, knowledge, healing, sorcery, magic, poetry and royalty in Norse mythology? For the curious ones on an everlasting journey seeking knowledge, just like the Allfather himself, here is every single Odin symbol explained in detail. Valknut, The Knot of the Slain Warriors Valknut also known as the Knot of the Slain Warriors, Hrungnir’s Heart and Valknotr, is an ancient Viking symbol found on several artworks in the … Continue reading the article

The Eye of Ra And The Eye of Horus: A Detailed Comparison

The Difference Between Eye of Ra And Eye of Horus Symbols Explained, Eye of Horus Vs. Eye of Ra

The Eye of Horus is one of the most popular ancient Egyptian symbols in the world which is often confused with the Eye of Ra. But what exactly is the difference between the Eye of Ra and the Eye of Horus? The answer to that question is in this post drawing a comparison between the Eye of Horus vs. the Eye of Ra symbols. Read on to find out. To distinguish between the two symbols, first we need to tell you … Continue reading the article

Wiccan Pentacle Meaning And Origins Explained

Wiccan Pentacle Meaning and Origins Explained

Before discussing the Pentacle symbol, we have to talk about the Wiccan people and their belief systems. Wicca is a modern religion that is earth-centered with ancient practices from Shamanic ancestors.  The people who practice this religion are called Wiccans. A Wiccan pentacle symbol is in the shape of a disc with a pentagram (an ancient symbol in the form of a five-pointed star) inside it. It is one of the many Wiccan symbols that people have attached meaning to. Origin … Continue reading the article

Celtic Knot Meaning: Celtic Knotwork Designs And Tattoo Ideas

Celtic Cross Symbol made with Celtic knots, Celtic Symbols and Their Meanings Explained

Most likely, you have come across  Celtic knots, either on jewelry, tattoo shops, a Cross, or in a church. Most people do not know what they mean other than they have unique patterns characterized by infinite knots. A Celtic knot is a symbolism of something more in-depth like love, friendship, and life. Origin of The Celtic Knots Celtic knots originated from an ancient people called the Celts in the 3rd and 4th centuries.  Before the influence of Christianity, Celtic culture was … Continue reading the article

Triple Moon Symbol/Triple Goddess Symbol Meaning, Symbolism And Tattoo Ideas

Triple Goddess Symbol , Female Symbols Around the World

Over the last several years, there has been a growing interest in learning about the Triple Goddess symbol. Whether people come across the emblem while watching television and movies or stumble across it in literature or simply see someone wear this symbol, it sparks curiosity and the desire to learn more about it. This powerful symbol is used today by people practicing certain religions such as  Paganism, Neopaganism and Wicca. It has been around for decades while having deep origins in … Continue reading the article

Pagan Symbols And Their Meanings: Wiccan Mystical Symbols List And Tattoo Ideas

Pagan symbols and their meanings explained. A heptagram with runes on it

In today’s post about pagan symbols and their meanings, I’d like to take you on a fascinating journey back through history, to the world of paganism in ancient times. Throughout human history, symbols have been an integral element of all religions. They serve to imbue meaning into every system of faith practiced by humankind. Paganism is one of those as it had its ‘golden age’ during the pre-Christian period in history, a time when written accounts were quite uncommon and widespread … Continue reading the article

Symbols of Strength And Perseverance (Including Animals, Tattoo Meanings And Ideas)

Phoenix bird as part of symbols of rebirth and reincarnation collection

The next part in our series of symbolism articles is about a specific topic; symbols of strength and perseverance around the world. Let us get right into it, here is the extensive list of strength symbols across cultures starting with the beautiful lotus flower and the East. Eastern Symbols of Strength  Lotus Flower, A Buddhist Symbol of Strength and Perseverance Being one of the most prominent and common ancient symbols, the lotus flower is a symbol of perseverance, resilience and strength … Continue reading the article

The Eye of Horus Meaning: The Egyptian Eye Spiritual Symbolism, Pineal Gland And Tattoo Ideas

The Difference Between Eye of Ra And Eye of Horus Symbols Explained, Eye of Horus Vs. Eye of Ra

In this part of our ancient Egyptian symbols series, we are going to examine the Eye of Horus symbol in detail. What does the Eye of Horus represent? How does it relate to the Third Eye concept? The answers to all these questions and much more is in this post. Here is all you need to know about the Eye of Horus symbol, its meaning and origin story/myth. Being one of the most prominent ancient civilizations that highly valued both culture … Continue reading the article

Leviathan Cross Meaning And Symbolism: Sulfur Symbol AKA Infinity/Satanic Cross And Sigil Tattoo Ideas

Leviathan Cross As Part of Satanic Symbols Collection

In today’s post, we will be having a detailed look into the ancient symbol named the Leviathan cross also known as the Satanic cross, the infinity cross, the sulfur symbol, the sigil of Leviathan and the Leviathan symbol. Here is everything you need to know about the symbol, its meaning, origin and history. From The Sulfur Symbol To The Leviathan Cross: How Did The Leviathan Symbol Come to Be? One thing should be clarified here; the more accurate question about the … Continue reading the article

Metatron’s Cube Meaning: The Sacred Geometry Symbol (Definition And Tattoo Ideas)

We will be discussing Metatron’s Cube, one of the most important sacred geometry symbols, in today’s post. What does the symbol represent? Why is it named after the archangel? What are the common uses for it? The answers to all these questions and more are given in this article. Without further ado, here is all you need to know about Metatron’s Cube, its meaning in sacred geometry, origin and uses. The Origin of Metatron’s Cube Although most people are familiar with … Continue reading the article

Celtic Triskelion/Triskele Symbol, The Triple Spiral Meaning And Tattoo Ideas

Triple Horn of Odin as a Pagan Symbol

You have probably read our extensive post about Celtic symbols and their meanings here. Today, we will be examining one of the most important Celtic symbols, the Triskelion, also known as the Triskele, its meaning and origins. Triskele/Triskelion, the Celtic Symbol by Bourbon-88 on Shutterstock The Origins of the Celtic Symbol Triskelion / Triskele The Triskelion also called the Triskele or the Celtic triple spiral is one of the ancient Celtic symbols that didn’t lose its significance over the centuries. Today, … Continue reading the article

Valknut Meaning: Odin’s Knot Symbol AKA Hrungnir’s Heart Tattoo Ideas

Valknut, Odin's Symbol, the Knot of the Slain Warrior

Today, we will be examining the Valknut symbol as we carry on with our article series about Viking symbols. Let’s get right into it, here is all you need to know about the Valknut meaning,  why it is a symbol of Odin and it is called as Hrungnir’s heart. Valknut Meaning: the Story Behind the Symbol of Odin  Valknut, also known as Valknot, Valknutr and Hrungnir’s Heart, is one of the most prominent Viking symbols. Pronounced as ‘val-knoot’, the Nordic symbol … Continue reading the article

Triquetra Meaning, Celtic Trinity Knot Spiritual Symbolism And Tattoo Ideas

Triquetra, the Celtic Trinity Knot, Celtic Symbols Explained

In today’s post, we will be examining one of the most prominent Celtic symbols, the triquetra. Here is everything you should know about the triquetra symbol, its meaning and origins. The Origins of the Celtic Trinity Knot, Triquetra The triquetra is one of the Celtic symbols that embody the ancient Celts’ belief that everything that is important in this world comes in threes. Also known as the trinity knot, the triquetra is formed by one continuous line that interweaves around itself, … Continue reading the article

Aegishjalmur, The Helm of Awe Meaning, Viking Symbol of Protection Tattoo Ideas

Aegishjalmur Tattoo Meaning, the Viking Symbol of Strength

In today’s post, we will be delving into one of the most popular Norse Viking symbols, Aegishjalmur also known as the helm of awe and terror. What does the Aegishjalmr mean and why is it called the helm of awe? Without further ado, here is all you need to know about the Aegishjalmr symbol, its meaning and origins. What is the Meaning of Aegishjalmur? Aegishjalmr (Ægishjálmur in Greek and sometimes spelled Aegishjalmur) is one of the most important Viking symbols in … Continue reading the article