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Unicorn – A Brief History of the Mythical Creature

By | 2018-09-15T02:28:10+00:00 September 15th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , |

The unicorn is a legendary creature that has been described since antiquity as a beast with a single large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead. The unicorn was depicted in ancient seals of the Indus Valley Civilization and was mentioned by the ancient Greeks [...]

Street Art: A Form of Artwork Created in Public Locations

By | 2018-09-09T21:22:27+00:00 September 9th, 2018|Categories: Arts, Culture|Tags: , , , , , |

Street art is visual art created in public locations, usually unsanctioned artwork executed outside of the context of traditional art venues. Other terms for this type of art include "independent public art", "post-graffiti", and "neo-graffiti", and is closely related with urban art and guerrilla art. [...]

Ouroboros – Ancient Symbol of Eternal Return

By | 2018-08-24T13:34:49+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Ouroboros or Uroboros is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon eating its own tail. Originating in ancient Egyptian iconography, the ouroboros entered western tradition via Greek magical tradition and was adopted as a symbol in Gnosticism and Hermeticism and most notably in [...]

What is the Meaning of the Pentagram Symbol?

By | 2018-08-02T12:16:39+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What is the meaning of the Pentagram? Can the Pentagram symbolize good and evil? The Pentagram is the symbol of a five-pointed star and has had a few different names over the centuries. It has been known as a pentalpha, a star pentagon, pentacle, petagle [...]

Psychic Dreams – When Your Dreams Become a Vision

By | 2018-08-05T01:10:41+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Consciousness, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

One of the most interesting and curious topics for many is an interpretation of dreams, whether they are psychic dreams or normal dreams. Many people, whether they have heard about psychic or not, they are eager to know what their dreams mean. You need to [...]

Celtic Cross: Spiritual Symbolism and Practical Uses

By | 2018-07-28T02:45:05+00:00 July 28th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Throughout the course of history, the Celtic cross appears to have served several purposes; for both practical uses and spiritual symbolism that harbors an esoteric understanding of creation. Opinions as to the meaning of this mystical ancient cross are also divided, but this is the [...]

Zoroastrianism: One of the World’s Oldest Religion

By | 2018-07-27T16:34:01+00:00 July 27th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The ancient pre-Islamic religion of Persia that survives there in isolated areas, and more prosperously in India, where the descendants of Zoroastrian Persian immigrants are known as Parsis, or Parsees. In India, the religion is called Parsiism. Founded by the Persian prophet and reformer [...]

Heart Shape – Symbolism and Origins

By | 2018-07-20T02:33:51+00:00 July 20th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

The heart shape is an ideograph used to express the idea of the "heart" in its metaphorical or symbolic sense as the center of emotion, including affection and love, especially romantic love. The "wounded heart" indicating lovesickness came to be depicted as a heart symbol [...]

The Symbolic Meaning Of A Square

By | 2018-07-14T19:45:26+00:00 July 14th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

The square is used symbolically in spiritual and esoteric artwork to represent attributes of the four. In the many ancient writings, the four was expressed using nature; the four directions, the four winds, the four seasons, the four elements, the four evangelists and so on. [...]

Eye of Providence – Meaning, Origins and Symbolism

By | 2018-06-15T03:49:28+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

The all-seeing eye, more commonly known as the Eye of Providence, is one of the most popular and prominent symbols in the world which has been around for many centuries. In this post, we will be examining the all-seeing eye, meanings attributed to it and [...]