>Symbols and Meanings

Symbols and Meanings

Symbols and meanings section of Mythologian.Net was created to serve as a symbolism dictionary describing the historical transformation and different uses of various symbols since the early ages.

Dedicated to symbols in different cultures throughout the world, this part of our site will feature detailed articles about ancient Egyptian symbols, Norse, Celtic, pagan and wiccan symbols along with many others used in far corners of the earth. From significant symbols like the ankh, the symbol of life, ouroboros the infinity symbol (“snake eating its tail”) and the lotus flower to less common ones like Aegishjalmur, the helm of awe and terror, all symbols and their meanings are examined and explained here in detail.

Alpha Symbol and Its Meaning

2019-03-22T21:24:01+00:00Categories: Symbols and Meanings|

What does the alpha symbol mean? What is alpha used for and where does it come from? The answers to all these questions are in this post explaining the alpha symbol and its meaning in detail as well as its [...]

Christian Symbols and Their Meanings

2019-04-08T23:23:59+00:00Categories: Symbols and Meanings|

Although it is a fairly new religion compared to other religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Zoroastrianism, Christianity leads the world today with 2.4 billion people following it (2012 data). You might know about some saints or might have heard [...]

Buddhist Symbols and Their Meanings

2019-04-08T14:52:31+00:00Categories: Symbols and Meanings|

Throughout the ages, mankind has used various different symbols to represent their faith and religious beliefs. And when it comes to symbolism, we can say that Buddhism is surely one of the major religions that made use of it significantly. [...]

Occult Symbols and Their Meanings

2018-05-02T08:27:30+00:00Categories: Symbols and Meanings|

It goes without saying that, in today’s world, occult practices are very rarely used by a very small number of people. Occult symbols, however, is another issue. Although they mostly go unrecognized, be sure that you see occult symbols quite [...]