The Symbolic Meaning Of Stag and Deer
Buddhist Symbolism | Celtic Symbolism | Self-Development | Shamanic Symbolism

The Symbolic Meaning Of Stag and Deer

In the mainstream – or exoteric circle – the stag/deer is recognised as a symbol of spiritual authority. More precisely, the symbolic meaning of the stag is given as regeneration, intuition and gentleness. These interpretations of the symbolism are not entirely wrong. However, they only give you a small piece of the jigsaw. Subsequently, the…

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,…

Symbolic Meaning of the Four Directions
Self-Development | Shamanism

Symbolic Meaning of the Four Directions

Wise sages that crafted esoteric symbolism used nature to explain the secrets of life. The wisdom behind the veil of ancient symbolism in the four directions reveals the true nature of man.  It made sense for priests to use elements of the natural environment to teach initiates about man’s connection with universal energy. Nature harbours…

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…