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Nautilus Shell is a symbol for the inner beauty of nature, a symbol of life and internal harmony. The chambers of the nautilus shell are symbolic of the stages each individual passes through life. The spiral itself is a symbol of creation, movement, fluidity and evolution. It reveals the cyclical nature of life and the relationship between unity and multiplicity.

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Sigil of Sulfur (“Leviathan Cross”)A symbol for the alchemical element Sulfur, (Brimstone) which is spiritually analogous to the human soul. Alchemically, sulfur has the qualities of masculine, hot and dry. Combined with Mercury (feminine, cool and moist), the pair were considered the parents of all metals. http://symboldictionary.net/?p=1080

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A Graphic Guide to Cemetery Symbolism

We love this helpful graphic to understand what tombstone symbols represent. Credit: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/a-graphic-guide-to-cemetery-symbolism

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I love what another pinner said about this: "A quarter rest is a symbol in sheet music that tells the musician to pause for a moment and take a breather. Sometimes in life you just need to stop for a moment and breathe"

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in ancient times, bees were considered a symbol of the soul, of death and rebirth...medieval hymns that referred to the Virgin Mary as the bee hive, and Christ as the honey that flowed from her. In some stories, the Virgin Mary was associated with the queen bee (by author of the Secret Life of bees) Christians believed that the bee breeds by chastity, they made it a symbol of the Immaculate Conception and emblem of the V.Mary image linked also to Saviour : honey = Christgrace…

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Some have the idea that to practice magic, you have to be particularly talented, or have spent decades honing the craft. In truth, magic is a lot like water. We all have it, but we must spend time purifying it. That said, sigils are an easy way for magic to be practiced, even for the most mundane of us.

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Word Art: A Creative Lesson on Characterization & Symbolism

Creating word art is a unique way for students to closely analyze a character and select a symbol representative of the character's traits. You'll be surprised with the creativity of your students and even "non-artistic" students will enjoy this activity on characterization and symbolism.

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How to make sigils a sigil is a symbol that you make that acts as like a spell and helps you achieve a goal. • You have to make a sentence of your desire in capital letters. • You get rid of every repeating letter. • Then you simplify the letters...

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"When my wife and I got married, we mixed both of our last names together to form a new name. Rather than her changing her name, we both changed them! It symbolizes the unity of our two families"

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