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Menorah – What Is Its Symbolic Meaning?

The menorah is one of the most easily recognizable and well-known symbols of Judaism. It has the distinction of being not just the oldest Jewish symbol, but ...

Jewish Symbols – History, Meaning and Importance

Considering that Judaism is among the oldest religions in the world, it goes without saying that many symbols have taken on the significance and have become ...

Thieves’ Cross (a.k.a. Forked Cross) – Meaning and Origins

The thieves cross, also known by several other names, can be seen in Christian artwork. The symbol itself dates back to the early 13th century, but there is ...

Florian Cross – Symbolic Meaning and Use

A common emblem representing firefighting departments and organizations around the world, the Florian cross is an ancient symbol deeply rooted in ...

The Maltese Cross – Origin and Symbolic Meaning

The Maltese cross is a popular symbol, commonly found on medals of honor, coats of arms, architecture, jewelry, airlines and sports team. But what does it ...

Celtic Cross – History and Symbolism

The Celtic cross is one of the most well-known Irish symbols and is commonly found in graveyards, public monuments, artwork and fashion. While its origins ...

Celtic Shield Knot – History and Symbolism

The Celtic shield knot (sometimes called a looped square) is one of the most recognizable of the Celtic knots, and one of the oldest. While in the past it ...

Celtic Knots – Meanings and Variations

Celtic knots are everywhere, in jewelry, tattoos, decorative items, sculpture, artwork and architecture. These are several types of Celtic knots, from ...

Endless Knot – Meaning, Symbolism and History

The endless knot is an ancient symbol with Eastern roots. While it’s significant in Tibetan Buddhism, the symbol can also be commonly found in jewelry and ...

True Love Knot – What Does It Symbolize?

Since ancient times, knots have been used to symbolize love and union. Even today, knots feature in marriage rituals around the globe, and in artwork and ...

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