What is the symbolic meaning of a white butterfly?
The symbolic meaning of a white butterfly varies from one place to another. For instance in Japan it is a symbol of a soul of a departed person while in China it represents immortality.
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The butterfly is a symbol of transformation or change, love andjoy. . I got a butterfly tattoo after i had a bad experience in lifeand i gave myself a better life and the rea…son why i got one isbecause it made me feel really free with out any more hurting in mylife.. . I got a butterfly tattoo after a personal experience in mylife. Rarely do I share what my tattoos mean, after reading thatlast comment, I figured go ahead. To me, it represents beauty,changes, taking flight, simplicity and peace. At first, its an uglycaterpillar and no one will give it a second look. but with timeand dedication, it becomes something marvelous to the human eye.Its a natural wonder. So, with my life, after getting through sometough times, a butterfly just reminded me of myself actually. I hadto take time and appreciate what I had and what I hope to be in thefuture. . I just got my butterfly tattoo a week ago and for me it means anew life, a new beginning if you will. I think that after years oftrying to please everyone else by being someone I'm not mybutterfly was my gift to me for being me. It was spontaneous andexhilarating, it is beautiful and calm it is colorful andvibrant...everything I want to continue to be! ~ Happy. . In paintings, particularly Dutch Renaissance (sp?) butterfliesstand for fleeting love (Jacques Louis David, Cupid andPsyche). . I got my butterfly tattoo 3 weeks ago. When I first got it Ijust thought that it would be fun to have but now that I thinkabout it, it represents a new life for me. I just started collegelast fall and I am changing in ways that I would never of eventhink of. So mine it means changes and enjoying life to itsfullest . Traditionally butterflies are pretty and so many people wantthem as mere decoration. In a deeper sense butterflies representrebirth or transformation from the caterpillar to the beautifulbutterfly. . A friend of mine got a butterfly tattoo recently. Just becauseshe likes butterflies. It doesn't "mean" anything! Check out tattoosymbolism here:http://tattoo.about.com/cs/beginners/a/symbols_intro.htm Butremember, sometimes a rose is just a rose. It doesn't mean orsymbolize anything! . It could represent different things for different people. Hereare some examples of Butterfly symbolism: Change, Joy and/or Color.The butterfly can also represent transition and freedom as well aspeace. The native Americans believe that if you tell a secret to abutterfly it is ever safe in there keeping, given that a butterflycan not speak. Some people use a butterfly to symbolize someoneclose that has passed away, I believe that some European culturesbelieve that spirits or souls are trapped in white butterflies.Others just like the look of butterfly and the tat may notrepresent anything significant to them. . A purple butterfly symbolizes the fight against Lupus, a typeof cancer . . . my mother has it. . Obviously the meaning of a tattoo totally depends on theperson, I think the last definition is the most accurate, butnevertheless I'd like to share the meaning of my butterfly tattoowith you. First of all I shall tell you a story of a butterfly.When my grandma died and before she was buried she was placed inher coffin in a closed gloomy room with neither windows norventilation. Just a pathetic electric bulb lighted her while herloved ones said their last goodbyes, but when they entered the roomthey found a butterfly flying around with its brightly coloredwings. It is a mystery how it arrived there. . Butterfly tattoos are among the most popular tattoos today andthe most frequently requested tattoo designs especially amongwomen. This shows the major growth of women in the tattoo industryas a whole. Butterfly tattoo designs of course are popular amongfemales just for their beauty. There is also a deep symbolismbehind the butterfly how a buttefly starts as a caterpiller andgoes through a major change to become a beautiful butterfly. Thesymbol is impermanence and instability of earthly life. The amazingprocess of change.
fourth of July rainbow butterflies a rainbow butterfly means beauty of all nature.
if a butterfly crosses your path, it means good luck. i read that somewhere. if a monarch passes your path, it means financial success because "monarch" is another term for ro…alty, and the royals are wealthy.
The spiritual meaning of butterflies... I'm Christian but I've come to know it means "new life" or in other words "a new beginning". .......................................…..... Because butterflies appear to "die" when, as caterpillars, they enter apparently lifeless cocoons, which in turn break open to release the beautifully transformed butterflies, butterflies represent the Resurrection of Jesus Christ from the tomb.
I once had two white butterflies enter my car through my sunroof and flutter around me. My pasenger smiled and said you will have a good life. He said when a white butterfly c…rosses your path or enters your home, it will bring good luck and is a sign that you will have a good life. White butterflies also symbolize past spirits/souls. I've come to believe they are signs of good luck or angels watching over you. White butterflies have many different symbolic meanings in different cultures. Some belief it is the soul of child, others believe it is a sign of death. Regardless of their symbolism, everytime a white butterfly crosses my path, it puts a smile on my face and touches my soul.
I'm not an expert, but they are associated with change, in the same way that dreaming with death "means" change, turnaround, etc. If positive or negative, I can not tell you. …My advice: keep a good vibe regardless the circumstances. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- In Central America, the black butterfly is symbolic of an imminent death in the future if one flies inside of your house.
It symbolizes faith in the 3rd dimension of life.
Butterflies generally represent souls, and white is the color for purity. In general terms, it's simply a pure soul. If it visits you at an important moment in your life, it m…ay represent a guardian spirit, ushering you along the path of life.
Traditionally a butterfly means personal transformation and whitemeans pure or purity.
Butterflies are symbols of transformation or rebirth. A brownbutterfly symbolizes the resurrection or important news. Thesymbolic meaning of a butterfly can vary by culture.
Butterfly is taken as a symbol of transformation in many cultures.People relate its stages of life cycle to their own. A green colorbutterfly is associated with "energies" i-e… love , power , change.
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Purity; white is often seen as a pure color as so butterflies are seen as pure creatures. So a white butterfly is often seen as the purest thing in the world today.
The meaning of a butterfly symbol is powerful transformation. Thisis an analogy for the caterpillar that turns into a butterfly.
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It depends on where you live, in Louisiana it is a symbol of bothgood and bad luck if a white butterfly flies into your house, butin Maryland it is an omen of death.
In Butterflies and Moths
Nothing in particular. It is very common for butterflies to land on people.
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Butterflies are not specific to any sexual orientation. Someonethat likes the butterfly symbol likes butterflies, not necessarilya lesbian.