Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Hexagram snowflakes - video clip on youtube

Alchemy Signs on Hexagrams

Woodcut from 'Cabala chemica' in Volume VI of Theatrum chemicum, Hamburg 1661

Six petals symbol framed by a Hexagram

San Martín Church, Izco, Navarre, Spain
CC Picture by rlasaosa/Flickr 
 See: A spectecular collection of pictures of Six petals symbol
About the meaning of the six petals symbol see

bottom left:
Six petal symbols framed by a Hexagram 
drawings of the Flower of Life by Leonardo da Vinci's 15 century C.E
CC picture from Vikipedia entry Flower of Life

  The name Six petal symbol hints at a vegetative motif
but is actually a geometric motif

 especially when the star of David is
surrounded by a circle

as we see in the photo above -  from Navarre