Symbolism

Find symbolism resources below including articles and videos covering spiritual symbols, nature symbols, flower meanings and more. Learn about the chakras, world religions, yantras, symbolic art, and the language of flowers. Take a deeper dive into the meaning of symbols in the cultural heritage of the world and the beauty of nature all around us. Many of these symbolism resources are taken from Kathleen Karlsen’s books, extensive published articles, lectures and workshops. Unlock the mysteries of the universe through symbolism!

CHAKRA SYMBOLISM
22 Articles

An understanding of the chakras can help to optimize health, balance your energies and assist in overcoming challenges. These resources include ways to work with the chakras.

FLOWER SYMBOLISM
23 Articles

Flowers have inspired and fascinated mankind as long as history has existed. Knowing the meaning of flowers will help you to find the perfect flower for every occasion.

SACRED SYMBOLS
8 Articles

Yantras are geometric forms similar to mandalas that have been in use for thousands of years. Learn how to use yantras for meditation and mantra practice.

NATURE SYMBOLS
3 Articles

Discover nature symbols in art, mythology and spirituality. Nature symbols are among mankind’s oldest representations of the energies of the universe. 

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