Hamsa Hand Meaning, Symbolism And Origin: The Evil Eye Talisman

A Beautiful Hamsa Symbol Illustration, Hamsa Hand Meaning, Symbolism, Origin and Uses for Protection from the Evil Eye

You might have heard about different amulets and talismans believed to guard against evil eyes and bring good fortune. One such protective talisman is the Hamsa hand – most commonly depicted as a palm with three fingers and a curved pinky finger or thumb on each side. It is commonly worn as a charm or pendant and even can be found in various wall hangings. The Origin of The Hamsa Hand Symbol It is a religious symbol commonly associated with Judaism, … Continue reading the article

Protection Symbols Throughout The World: The Extensive List

Dream catcher, Protection Symbols and Signs Collection

Almost every religion is associated with protection symbols that guard against evil spirits or negative energies and are believed to bring good fortune. Let us revisit history and get right into it. Here is our detailed list of protection symbols used in various parts of the world during different times. Magical Protection Symbols The Witch’s/Witches Knot Made of four interlocking vesica piscis shapes (a geometric shape formed by two intersecting circles), the Witch’s Knot, or the Witches Knot, has its roots … Continue reading the article

Seven Deadly Sins Symbols: The List With Colors And Animals Corresponding To 7 Cardinal Sins

Seven Deadly Sins Symbols List, A Word Cloud for Seven Cardinal Sins

In today’s post we will discuss the seven deadly sins, also known as the seven cardinal sins, in Christianity, namely, lust, gluttony, greed (avarice), sloth, wrath, envy and pride. Let us get right into it, here is everything you should know about the seven deadly sins, symbols, animals and colors representing them. The Seven Deadly Sins: Origin and Religious Connotations The history of the seven deadly sins is linked with religion, to be exact, Christianity. The list can be traced back … Continue reading the article

Sacred Geometry Symbols And Their Meanings – The Extensive List

Seed of Life, Sacred Geometry Symbols Collection

Carrying on with our article series on spiritual symbols, we will examine the sacred geometry symbols and their meanings in today’s post. Here is our extensive list detailing what all these fascinating symbols and shapes represent. Flower of Life The Flower of Life is a sacred symbol that represents origin and shows how everything in the universe is intertwined through the circle of life. This symbol is an amalgamation of the seed of life, the egg of life, and the fruit … Continue reading the article

Merkaba Star Meaning, Origin And Importance In Sacred Geometry

Merkaba Star in front of the Flower of Life Symbol, Two Sacred Geometry Symbols

We are carrying on our articles series on spiritual symbols with one of the most important sacred geometry symbols today; the Merkaba star. Here is our extensive piece on the Merkaba symbol, its meaning, origin, use in spiritual practices like meditation and importance in various religions and cultures. What is the Merkaba? Merkaba (also spelled as Merkabah) is a sacred Jewish geometrical symbol comprising two intersecting three-dimensional triangles facing opposite sides. It is a symbol with deep ancient roots and interesting … Continue reading the article

The Flower Of Life Symbol: Meaning And Origins In Sacred Geometry

The Flower of Life Meaning and Symbolism in Sacred Geometry

In today’s post, we will be examining one of the most prominent sacred geometry symbols that is called the Flower of Life, its origins and various interpretations regarding its meaning. Let us get right into it. What is The Flower of Life? The Flower of Life is a beautiful geometric symbol with nineteen overlapping circles in perfect symmetry forming an exquisite, flower-like pattern. However, beyond the beautiful composition, the symbol consists of many intricate patterns and several layers that come with … Continue reading the article

Maltese Cross: Its Meaning, Symbolism And Origin

A Maltese Cross in Red And Yellow Colors, Fire Department Symbol's Inspiration

Today’s post is about the Maltese cross, a variation of the cross symbol that you might be very familiar with if you have a firefighter in your family or circle of friends. Without further ado, here is everything you should know about the Maltese cross, including the story of its origin, meaning and symbolism behind it as well as the modern uses of the symbol. The Maltese Cross’s Origin: The Order of Saint John Also Known As The Knights of Malta … 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 our spectrum of gender normalcy, new symbols of social awareness arise and one of those symbols is the bigender flag. Understanding Gender vs Sex vs Sexual … Continue reading the article

Cho Ku Rei Symbol: Its Meaning, Origin And Use In Reiki

Cho Ku Rei Symbol on Crystal - Meaningi Symbolism and Origin Explained

In today’s post, we will be discussing one of the most important symbols used in Reiki practices, namely, the Cho Ku Rei.  Let us get right into it. Here is everything you need to know about the Cho Ku Rei symbol, its meaning and several uses. What is the Cho Ku Rei? The Cho Ku Rei is a symbol that is used extensively in Reiki for various purposes. It is regarded as the “power symbol”. When used, this symbol can either … Continue reading the article

Jerusalem Cross (The Crusader Cross) Meaning, Symbolism And Origin

Crusader Cross AKA Jerusalem Cross in Red and Black, Meaning and Symbolism Explained

In this article, we will examine one of the most popular Christian cross variants of history; the Jerusalem cross. Here is everything you need to know about the origin and history of the symbol known as the cross of Jerusalem as well as meanings and symbolism associated with it. The Origin and History of The Jerusalem Cross Also known by many other names such as the crusader cross, the cross and crosslets, the Cantonese cross and the five-fold cross, the Jerusalem … Continue reading the article

Different Types Of Crosses And Their Meanings – Christian Cross Variants

Ankh the Ancient Symbol from Egypt

In today’s post, we will be delving into the meaning and symbolism behind one of  the most popular symbols in the world, namely, the cross. Here is our extensive list of all the different types of crosses including both non-Christian and Christian variations. Christian Cross Variants Naturally, we will start our list with the variants of the Christian cross and when we say ‘Christian cross’, the first thing that comes to mind is, of course, the plain, old Latin cross. Latin … 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