Squaring the Circle
Stage Seven : The Great Round of Mandala. Corresponds to the month of July. Midsummer. Midday sun. Full moon. Personal power. Core values. Union of opposites…
Orpheus: Myths of the World: Egyptian: Osiris and Isis
The concept of the sacred marriage originated with the ancients, who typically enacted annual ceremonies to bring fertility and prosperity. The Greeks called it Hieros Gamos. Many mythologies describe it as a marriage between heaven and earth. In ancient Egypt, the marriage between Isis and Osiris was considered sacred union of heaven and earth, of yin and yang, of the feminine and the masculine principles.
This pin caught my eye because of how the women is being pertrade as. She has her head up as if she know she is strong and can do anything she wants in life. In class we talk about how fiminest want to be equal and not looked at in a different way. Every person should have equality no matter if they choose to like things that are not the "norm".
What to Know About the Five Classical Elements
The Solar cross is probably the oldest religious symbol in the world, appearing in Asian, American, European, and Indian religious art from the dawn of history. Composed of a equal armed cross within a circle, it represents the solar calendar- the movements of the sun, marked by the solstices. Sometimes the equinoxes are marked as well, giving an eight armed wheel. The swastika is also a form of Solar cross.