Jewish Symbols And Their Meanings: The Symbols of Judaism Explained

A Mezuah with Intricate Design, Jewish Symbols Collection

Carrying on our series on religious symbols, we will be discussing Judaism symbols in today’s post. Without further ado, here is our extensive list of Jewish symbols, their meanings and importance for the people of the faith. Mezuzah Mezuzah is a Hebrew word meaning doorpost, indicating the usage of this highly valued religious Jewish symbol. Jews place it on the doors of their homes, where it serves as a constant reminder of God’s presence in their lives and their allegiance to … 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

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

Seal of Solomon Meaning, Symbolism And Origin Legend

Seal of Solomon Meaning and Symbolism Explained, a Colored Illustration

In today’s post, we will be examining another fascinating ancient symbol that has made its way to several cultures and religions alike. Everything you should know about the Seal of Solomon including its meaning, symbolism, legends regarding its origin and its importance in different systems of faith is here. But who was King Solomon? Let us give you some background before we start explaining the symbol. Who Was King Solomon? Often referred to as the richest man in Babylon and the … Continue reading the article

7-pointed Star: Meaning And Origins of The Heptagram/Elven Star

7-pointed Star Meaning, The Symbol Also Known As Heptagram/Septagram, Elven Star

In our article series about the star symbol and its variations, we have previously examined the pentacle/five-pointed star and the octagram/8-pointed star in detail. Today, we will be looking into the 7-pointed star also known as the elven star, heptagram and septagram. Here is everything you need to know about the symbol, its meaning origins and uses. What is a 7-pointed Star? Also known as a heptagram, septegram, elven star or a faery star, the 7-pointed star is a star with … Continue reading the article

Pentacle Vs Pentagram: All The Differences Between The Two Symbols

Wiccan Pentacle Meaning and Origins Explained

Being the two of the most prominent pagan and Wiccan symbols, pentacles and pentagrams are often confused with each other by people who do not have a good grasp of paganism or Wiccan practices. And that is for a good reason; these two symbols look almost identical. But the truth of the matter is, these two symbols have been and are still used interchangeably with each other and there are only slight differences in terms of appearance, meaning and uses of … Continue reading the article

8-pointed Star Meaning, The Symbolism And Origins Of The Octagram

8-pointed Star in Wicca, Symbolism and Meaning of the Octagram

Also known as octagrams, eight-pointed stars are ancient symbols that were used by many cultures for various purposes throughout history. Hindus, Buddhists, Chinese people, Babylonians, Native Americans, Christians and Muslims all made use of the symbol. Even neo-Pagans and Wiccans of the modern age are still using it. In this article, we will examine the meaning and symbolism behind the 8-pointed star and how it was used in these cultures one by one. Eight-pointed Star In Hinduism – The Star of … 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