Posts by The Symbolism:
As I already said, freedom is a pretty abstract term that is defined in an association-based way. Throughout history, different groups have interpreted the notion of freedom in various ways. However, some of the symbols have stood the test of time and are seen as universal.
As you will soon see for yourself, within these symbols, the feminine is often associated with the divine, motherhood, wisdom and with general well-being. Other examples are more down-to-earth, perhaps a bit vain, and even vulgar – but still interesting to study as they offer a historical glimpse into our ever-evolving relationship with the feminine.
It is no wonder that there are numerous symbols related to this human phenomenon – both symbols of individual families, such as the family coat of arms, and symbols of familial values in general. Let’s find out what are the symbols of family across the world.
It is not surprising that for thousands and thousands of years of warfare, people have developed a strong world of symbols associated with war. Some of these symbols are there to enhance the attack; others are to deter it. Nevertheless, all had an important role in ancient warfare.
It takes a lot of guts to live a human life – even an average one, let alone one riddled with difficulties. It is no wonder that people of all castes, creeds, and civilizations have devised a number of symbols of courage and resilience to empower them along the way.
If you are looking for a new deck of tarot cards, you might be wondering which size is going to be the most suitable. Here we look at the standard dimensions of tarot card decks.
We can see that desire reflected in the world of symbols. Many of the most popular symbols of the world – such as the Lion or the Eagle – are originally symbols of power. By applying these symbols to their kingdoms, families, or businesses, people have looked to attract power to their lives.
It is no wonder that symbols of victory have a strong association with historical entities and events – great civilizations, great battles, or historical struggles. Some of them evolved in various ways and have become omnipresent across multiple cultures. A number of them keep their former strength today and are embedded in jewelry, prints, and tattoos by people that feel like they need additional courage boost in their lives.