What is God? A Definition of “The Creator” In Man
Christian Symbolism | Greek Mythology | Miscellaneous Symbolism

What is God? A Definition of “The Creator” In Man

Are You Living In Heaven Or Hell? The Greek playwright, Euripides wrote: “the mind in each of us is a God.” Buddha said pretty much the same thing in his famous quote, “each of us is a God.” And there are literally hundreds of commentators throughout history that deliver the same message. The French mathematician,…

What Do The Four Elements Represent In People?
Miscellaneous Symbolism | Self-Development

What Do The Four Elements Represent In People?

How To Identify Your Weaknesses and Transform Them Into Strengths The four elements feature heavily in every ancient culture around the world. Our ancestors had a profound understanding of how the symbolic elements of air, earth, water and fire affect emotions and characteristics and enriched their mythologies with deep meaning.  The four elements have a significant…

The Esoteric Meaning of Lions
Alchemy | Miscellaneous Symbolism

The Esoteric Meaning of Lions

Lions appear in the symbolism of multiple cultures. From the jungles of Africa, these enigmatic beasts adorn the doorways of temples, civic buildings and fountains in Europe, Asia and the Americas. The male lion was considered as a solar symbol by ancient cultures. Known as the “King of the Jungle” its shaggy mane resembles diagrammatic…

Symbolic Meaning Of Alligators and Crocodiles
Egyptian Mythology | Hindu Symbolism | Miscellaneous Symbolism | World Mythology

Symbolic Meaning Of Alligators and Crocodiles

As a young boy, I had a recurring dream. Close to where I lived was a clearing with unkempt grass and a partly demolished brick wall. In my dream, the clearing was a pond and I was being chased by alligators – or maybe crocodiles. Although I don’t remember the minute details of the dream,…