Middle Eastern Symbols

Middle Eastern Symbols. Related Categories: Hamsa Islamic Symbols Jewish Symbolism Middle Eastern Symbols Tree of Life Decoding Iraq's symbols of celebration. There was rich symbolism in the way Iraqis celebrated the fall of Baghdad - some hurled shoes while others brandished small clay discs.…

Symbols From The Middle East and Their Meaning

Uraeus. The uraeus was the Egyptian cobra symbol of the Goddess as creatress. The symbol was worn on the foreheads of deities and rulers in the position of the "third eye" of insight, and stood for royal spirit, healing, and wisdom. In hieroglyphics, the uraeus was the sign for "Goddess", derived from Wadjet.…

Jewelry of the Middle East

From Turkey south to North Africa and as far east as Afghanistan, the Middle East is a region rich in history and fascinating craft. At the intersection of the Mediterranean Sea, the Indian Ocean, Africa and Eurasia, the Middle East is a place where all cultures come together, where Judaism, Islam, Christianity and many other religions were born and where they continue to find themselves face to face.…