Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #5

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #5

Rooster
           

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Roosters are symbolic of aggressiveness and a warning of impending danger, it is also reflective of the shimmering aspects of personality.
 
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In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Symbol”

Another interesting post on this symbol  : The Gallic Rooster

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #4

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #4

Blue Butterfly
           

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A blue butterfly is often considered as a sign of life, as it is an adult, and is at the peak of its life. Butterflies are often regarded as a symbol of love, and so can be seen used in various cards and paintings. In many cultures, butterflies are used to symbolize rebirth.
 
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In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Symbol”

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #3

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #3

Eggs
           

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A symbol of fertility, purity, and rebirth, presenting someone with eggs is considered lucky. A brown egg is associated with not just luck but also happiness. Besides, eggs are also used to encourage the growth of crops, protect cattle and young children from misfortune, and also as a means to ward off the evil eye. In England, a gift of a white Egg is considered lucky, but a brown Egg, not only brings luck, but happiness as well.
 
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In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Symbol”

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #2

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol #2


            Horse Shoe

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A well-known Euro-American symbol of luck is that of the horseshoe. It is often associated with the properties to protect an individual from evil, and is known to keep the devil away from the house that has a horseshoe on the doorway. A horseshoe pointing upwards stores good luck inside forever. However, there are a few who believe that hanging it upside down allows all of the good luck, protective powers and good fortune to shower upon you and your house.
 
Read more at Buzzle: The Horseshoe
 

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Symbol”

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol

Weekly Photo Challenge || Symbol


             Olive Tree

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The Olive Tree has a long history of symbolism, and there are a number of representations which an olive tree is linked to. It acts as a symbol for reward, victory, strength, purification, fruitfulness, and peace. In Greek mythology, the tree was considered sacred, and it was believed that the tree was formed from the quarrel between Athene, the Greek Goddess of Wisdom, and Poseidon, the God of Sea and Earthquake.
Read more at Buzzle: The Olive Tree

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Symbol”