List of lucky symbols
This is a list of lucky symbols, signs and charms. Luck is symbolized by a wide array of objects, numbers, symbols, plant and animal life which vary significantly in different cultures globally. The s...
Full-Circle Rainbow
Chasing full-circle rainbows with pilot Bruce Needham of Sunshine Helicopters.
STUNNING PHOTOS: Rainbow begins at World Trade Center day before 14th year since 9/11 attacks
Stunning photos show a rainbow coming from the World Trade Center in New York City Thursday, one day before the city marks the 14th year since an attack on Lower Manhattan. The rainbow made its debut ...
Nazi Nature: Mysterious Forest Swastika Remained Unnoticed Until 1992
It’s been 20 years since the nazi forest ( as we like to call it) was discovered, and yet the question of who planted them remains a mystery. However, someone must have had planted the trees because ...
Very Rare Quadruple Rainbow Witnessed In Glen Cove Long Island
For the second day in a row, rain lashed the tri-state area soaking commuters, but Tuesday morning the clouds parted, leaving one lucky LIRR rider with a stunning view — a quadruple rainbow arcing ove...
The symbol of the Swastika and its 12,000-year-old history
The swastika is a symbol used by of one of the most hated men on Earth, a symbol that represents the slaughter of millions of people and one of the most destructive wars on Earth. But Adolf Hitler wa...
Amulet
An amulet (Latin amulētum) can be any object whose most important characteristic is its alleged power to protect its owner from danger or harm. Amulets are different from talismans as a talisman is be...
Swastika
The swastika (also known as the gammadion cross, cross cramponnée, or manji) is a symbol that generally takes the form of an equilateral cross, with its four legs bent at 90 degrees. It is considered...
Nazar (amulet)
A nazar (Turkish: nazar boncuğu Old Turkic: gökçe munçuk) is an eye-shaped amulet believed to protect against the evil eye ("evil eye", from nazar and "amulet" from boncuğu). The word "nazar" is d...
Indigo
Indigo is a color that is traditionally regarded as a color on the visible spectrum, as well as one of the seven colors of the rainbow: the color between blue and violet. Although traditionally consid...
Nazi Nature: Mysterious Forest Swastika Remained Unnoticed Until 1992
It’s been 20 years since the nazi forest ( as we like to call it) was discovered, and yet the question of who planted them remains a mystery. However, someone must have had planted the trees because ...
Bulla (amulet)
Bulla, an amulet worn like a locket, was given to male children in Ancient Rome nine days after birth. Rather similar objects are rare finds from Late Bronze Age Ireland. Roman bullae were enigmatic o...
Sæbø sword
The Sæbø sword (also known as the Thurmuth sword) is an early 9th-century Viking sword, found in a barrow at Sæbø, Vik, Sogn, Norway in 1825. It is now held at the Bergen Museum in Bergen, Norway. T...
Rainbow flag
A rainbow flag is a multi-colored flag consisting of the colors of the rainbow. The actual colors shown differ, but many of the designs are based on the traditional scheme of red, orange, yellow, gree...
Red
Red is the color at the end of the spectrum of visible light next to orange and opposite violet. It is evoked by light with a predominant wavelength of roughly 620–740 nm. Red is one of the additive ...
Rainbow
A rainbow is an optical and meteorological phenomenon that is caused by reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky. It takes...
Bifröst
In Norse mythology, Bifröst (/ˈbɪvrɒst/ or sometimes Bilröst or Bivrost) is a burning rainbow bridge that reaches between Midgard (the world) and Asgard, the realm of the gods. The bridge is attested ...
Touch piece
A touch piece is a coin or medal believed to cure disease, bring good luck, influence people's behaviour, carry out a specific practical action, etc.What most touch pieces have in common is that they ...
Rainbow Serpent
The Rainbow Serpent or Rainbow Snakea common deity, often a creator god, in the mythology and a common motif in the art of Aboriginal Australia. It is named for the obvious identification between the...
I'noGo tied
Among some Alaska Natives, the i'noGo tied ("house of spirits") refers to a luck and protection amulet made from blubber encased in seal fur.
Cornicello
A cornicello or cornetto, Italian for "little horn" or "hornlet", is an amulet worn to protect against the evil eye. In Neapolitan, it is called cuornuciello or variants thereof.
In Italy people m...
Violet (color)
Violet is the color of amethyst, lavender and beautyberries. It takes its name from the violet flower.On the visible spectrum of light, violet light is at the end, with the lowest wavelength of 380-45...
Green
Green is the color between blue and yellow on the spectrum of visible light, It is evoked by light with a predominant wavelength of roughly 495–570 nm. In the subtractive color system, used in paint...
Sauwastika
The term sauwastika (or sauvastika) is sometimes used to distinguish the left-facing from the right-facing swastika symbol, a meaning which developed in 19th century scholarship.The left-facing varia...
Albatross (metaphor)
The word albatross is sometimes used metaphorically to mean a psychological burden that feels like a curse.It is an allusion to Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (1798). I...
Charmstone
Charmstone, charm-stone or charm stone is a term for types of stone or mineral artifact associated with various traditional cultures, including those of Scotland and the native cultures of California ...
Auseklis
Auseklis (derived from root aus- - "dawn") was a Latvian god, and the personification of the celestial body Venus. He is third most popular deity in Latvian mythology after Saulė and Mēness, but is al...
Swastika Stone
1°51′43″W / 53.91889°N 1.86194°W / 53.91889; -1.86194The Swastika Stone is a stone adorned with a Swastika located on the Woodhouse Crag, on the Northern edge of Ilkley Moor i...
Polychrome (fictional character)
Polychrome is a fairy and the daughter of the Rainbow. She first appears in The Road to Oz, the fifth of the fourteen Oz books by L. Frank Baum. She also appears in later books in the series.
When...