Results for: talismanic

Is onix a birth stone?

Mystical - December Zodiac - Leo Talismanic - Capricorn Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Leo Hebrew - July Italian - July Roman - July Russian - JulyIn morden times Ruby is July birthstone. Full Answer

Can you show me the names and months for gemstones?

Type your answerhere...January Modern birthstone: garnet Zodiac gemstone for Capricorn: ruby Ancient traditional birthstones: Hebrew: garnet Roman: garnet Arabic: garnet Hindu: serpent-stone Polish: garnet Guardian angel: Gabriel His talismanic stone: onyx February Modern birthstone: amethyst Zodiac gemstone for Aquarius: garnet… Full Answer

What are pysanky eggs used for?

First of all, calling them pysanky eggs is incorrect. They are pysanky, or Ukrainian Easter eggs. A single one would be a pysanka. Pysanky were traditionally talismanic objects--they were used in spring rituals, first in the pagan culture, and later… Full Answer

What does ushabtis mean?

Ushabtis (shabtis, shawabatis) (plural) were humanoid talismanic figurines buried in ancient Egyptian tombs which were supposed to perform labour for their master in the afterlife (eg to 'move the sand from the west to the east'). They first appeared in… Full Answer

What is a Leo compatible with?

Leo possesses a strong determination to rise. He is force-ful, candid, and loves honors and high office. He strives to rule through strength and stability rather than through alertness and activity. His actions spring from his emotions rather than his… Full Answer

What is the birth stone of Capricorn?

Depends on your birthday Sign of Capricorn is December 22 - January 19  December Birthstone: Turquoise  January Birthstone: Garnet  ------------------------------------------------------  Capricorn  Lapis ~ Planetary Stone  Ruby, Garnet, Agate ~ Sun sign (star sign)  Onyx ~ Talismanic stone Full Answer

What do the colors on a pysanka symbolize?

As with symbols, colors have true symbolism only in traditional Ukrainian folk pysanky, those designs created over the centuries and used for talismanic purposes. Modern pysanky, their colors and symbols, have only the meanings that we personally assign to them… Full Answer

Why are Easter eggs given at Easter?

Because people are too cheap to buy chocolate bunnies. Also because Easter commemorates the resurrection of Christ, and eggs are symbolic of new/renewed life. Nests full of eggs and newborn bunnies also begin to appear around the March/April timeframe, and… Full Answer

What are the origins of pysanky?

Ancient people worshipped the sun, which warmed the earth and was the source of all life. In winter, earth was dormant and appeared to be without life. Likewise a whole egg appears to be lifeless. In spring the earth renewed… Full Answer