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This is just ridiculous, BUT... my favorite symbol might be 28) Knight of the Sun. How freaking cheerful is THAT?

Alchemical Emblems, Occult Diagrams, and Memory Arts: Alchemy Symbols

Ancient Scripts: Sumerian. Their words changed from linear to wedges. The Sumerians were one of the earliest urban societies excited in the world.

The symbol of life and energy, also associated with abundance and prosperity, is carved inside the 5000 year-old Newgrange passage mound in County Meath, Ireland.  Earth works such as Newgrange have been proven to be ancient solar observatories, whose construction can be said to symbolize the womb of the Goddess.

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Galdrastafir (ancient Icelandic magic symbols). Icelandic magical staves (sigils) are symbols credited with magical effect preserved in various grimoires dating from the 17th century and later. According to the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery and Witchcraft, the effects credited to most of the staves were very relevant to the average Icelanders of the time, who were mostly subsistence farmers and had to deal with harsh climatic conditions.

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Ireland is an ancient country and has been home to several civilisations over thousands of years. Some of the important symbols used by these ancient communities have come to be symbols of Ireland itself and mean a great deal to many people who are proud of their Irish heritage. Find out about them on Ireland Calling.

Ouroboros:An ancient symbol frequently used in alchemical illustrations to symbolize the circular nature of the alchemist's opus.

A study has identified 26 symbols that repeatedly appear for 25,000 years over four continents. The 26 specific signs may provide some evidence that a common graphic code was being used by ancient humans after their arrival into Europe from Africa. At least 19 symbols were used frequently (circles, lines, triangles and spirals) over many thousands of years which could indicate consistent abstract ideas such as life and death.

The Tree of Life Sigil is one of the most familiar of the sacred geometric symbols. The structure is connected to the sacred teachings of the Jewish Kabbalah, but can be seen in other traditions as well.

The Faery Healing Symbol ~ The Elves tell us that the symbol in the center is an ancient symbol for healing. One of the ways it can be used is simply by placing it in a room with someone who is ill and it will help draw the energy of healing. There are other more direct methods to use this symbol and we will go over that in a later post. (Note: Of course, we can not guarantee any healing results and encourage you to seek treatment from a qualified medical professional.)

Alchemy symbols for tattoo ideas. The symbol for iron is pretty bad ass. More here alchemicaldiagram...

Ancient Cretan tetradrachma coin depicting the legendary Labyrinth (ΚΝΩΣΙΩΝ), home of the Minotaur. c. 300 BC

One of archaeology's most compelling mysteries is that of the 13 Crystal Skulls. Skulls have been one of the most powerful objects of symbolism in human history, all over the world. Several "perfect" crystal Skulls have been found in parts of Mexico, Central and South America. Together, they form a mystery as enigmatic as the Nazca Lines, the Great Pyramids and Stonehenge.

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Ancient symbol - The Spiral Petroglyph is found in every ancient culture throughout the world. In the natural world, the Spiral is found in human physiology, plants, minerals, animals, energy patterns, weather, growth and death.

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Many Ancient Coins had the Emblem of the honey bee on it as it was a symbol of wealth and power. This is due in part to the fact that ancient society realized that the honeybee had such control over their food supply.

Ancient Irish Celtic Symbols Ogham Runes of Ancient ''Druid Spells, Incantations and Intentions'', ''Fewsets Basic'' Ancient Symbols of ''Higher Spiritual Power and Magic'' The Ancient Magical Language of The ''Ancient Celtic Irish Druids''. “Ogham Fews”, “Tree runes” or “Druidic Runes”

Beautiful Ogham calendar print showing the 13 months of the year named after the Ogham trees, symbols of ancient Ireland.

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Ancient Egyptian Jewelry The Scarab beetle symbolizes hope.

The sign of “the Three Rays” is used by members of the United Ancient Order of Druids, the Ancient Order of Druids, the Order of Bards Ovates & Druids, and many other followers of Druidry. It can be seen as symbolizing Sky Father Energy in balance with the Earth Mother energy of the Druid Sigil, as well as any of a thousand other 'sets of three' ideas.