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An archaic stroke chart of Japanese Hiragana characters. 日本語ひらがな文字の古風なストロークチャート。Via Kuboji on Tumblr. #learn #language #education

Music Symbols Chart - Bing Images

Kalachakra mantra. Drutsa script

Afrika - Adinkra Symbols - African Symbols - Painted on cloth, walls, and pottery - Asante tribe, West Africa, Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire and Togo.

Sacred Geometry. The points of an Icosahedron (one of the 5 Platonic Solids) an be made by intersecting 3 Golden rectangles (based on the proportion Phi - 1:1.618 - the Golden Ratio). An icosahedron has 20 triangular faces, 30 edges and 12 vertices.

Awesome - Principal elements of Sacred Geometry

This is the Sri Yantra, one of the oldest and most powerful symbols in human history. It's the Hindu symbol for Creativity & Enlightenment. It is conceived as a place of spiritual pilgrimage. It is a representation of the cosmos at the macrocosmic level and of the human body at the microcosmic level (each of the circuits correspond to a chakra of the body).

Also known as the Star of Isis (Egyptian). The correct position for the Star of Isis is to be rotated at 22 degrees. Symbol of the Knights Templar, see: Maltese cross. In upright position, known as the Sigil of the Beast 666.

The Rub el Hizb is a Muslim symbol, represented as two overlapping squares, which is found on a number of emblems and flags. In Arabic, Rubʻ means "one fourth, quarter", while Hizb means a group or party. Initially, it was used in the Quran, which is divided into 60 Hizb (60 groups of roughly equal length); the symbol determines every quarter of Hizb, while the Hizb is one half of a juz'. The main purpose of this dividing system is to facilitate recitation of the Qur'an.

The word Merkaba is made up of three smaller words: Mer, Ka and Ba. This word comes from ancient Egypt, and there are many ways to pronounce and write, such as Merkabah, Merkava, and Merkavah. MER means light, KA spirit and BA means means the body / vehicle.

The Djed Pillar, conceptualized as the Spine of Osiris, which was traditionally raised at the completion of the annual Rites of Osiris in ancient Egypt, in order to re-establish the right connection between the earth and the sky. The raising of the Djed pillar in the ancient rites of Osiris not only memorialize that connection, but by comparing the human spine to the world axis suggests that the human body and the cosmic body are analagous, an idea mirrored in the Kabbala.

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.

The ankh is an ancient Egyptian symbol of life. Also known as an Ansata (latin; handle) cross, it is a visual representation of a sandal strap. The horizontal and vertical bars of the lower tau cross represent the feminine and masculine energy, respectively. This combination of male and female symbols (the cross and circle) in the ankh suggest fertility and creative power. The top loop also symbolises the sun on the horizon, and suggests reincarnation and rebirth.

Shen ring and cartouche - The shen ring and cartouche were symbols that represented eternal protection for the pharaoh, and all that the pharaoh ruled. Not only did the shen represent a protective perimeter around the pharaoh, it represented a protective perimeter around the pharaoh's royal buildings including the temples and his tomb.

The Shen is a hieroglyphic representation of a coiled rope. It dates back to ancient Mesopotamia, where it was an emblem of divinity: The shen is often found in depictions of Egyptian deities, pharaohs, and other important persons. Where it appears surrounding a name, it signifies that the person named is under divine protection, and is called a shenu.

The Tyet - is described in a spell in the Papyrus of Ani: “The blood of Isis, the spells of Isis, the magical words of Isis shall keep this great (or shining) one strong, and shall protect him from whosoever would harm him\do to him such things as he abominateth.” The knot resembles an ancient charm for menstrual cramps, which involved insertion of a knotted cloth to stanch bleeding. The tyet is also known as the buckle of Isis. An image of Mary Magdalen wearing a similar Girdle.

This is the Sri Yantra, one of the oldest and most powerful symbols in human history. It's the Hindu symbol for Creativity & Enlightenment. It is conceived as a place of spiritual pilgrimage. It is a representation of the cosmos at the macrocosmic level and of the human body at the microcosmic level (each of the circuits correspond to a chakra of the body).

Truth Beckons From the book the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn

The Fleur-de-lis is the Babylonian Trinity: Nimrod, Semiramis, and Tammuz