Every culture of the world has its own rich language of visual symbols and signs. Throughout history people have believed symbols have powers, such as protection from spirits and enhancing mystical practice. The Mystic Symbols is the essential reference book for everyone fascinated by ancient civilizations, religion, magic and mysticism. You will learn the meanings of over 500 symbols from cultures around the world and throughout time including the symbolism of Freemansonary, Hinduism, Buddhism and Taoism. You will also discover how to identify symbolism in architecture, manuscripts, paintings and town plans.
Brenda Mallon works as a dream therapist and specializes in symbolism and psychology. She is the author of The Dream Bible, An Illustrated Guide to Dreams (published by Godsfield), Dreams Counselling and Healing and Dream Time with Children.