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Ankh

  • The Importance of Christian Symbolism or Icons in Religious Art
  • Religious Information, Meaning and Definition of Ankh
  • Ankh Religious symbol and Bible Reference
  • Symbolism and early religious meaning in art of the Ankh
  • Religious Christian Symbolism
  • Ancient history, biblical meanings and practices of the church
  • Facts, Information, Meanings and Definitions about symbols
  • Significance and representations of the Ankh symbol

Christian Symbolism
The definition and the meaning of the Christian Symbol or Icon in early religious art forms. A Catholic sign or icon, such as the Ankh, is an object, character, figure, or color used to represent abstract ideas or concepts - a picture that represents an idea. A religious icon, such as the Ankh, is an image or symbolic representation with sacred significance. The meanings, origins and ancient traditions surrounding Christian symbols date back to early times when the majority of ordinary people were not able to read or write and printing was unknown. Many were 'borrowed' or drawn from early pre-Christian traditions. 

Ankh

The Definition and Meaning of the Ankh as a Christian Symbol
Catholic Christian symbolism in art provides a clear graphic illustration which represents people or items of religious significance. What is the definition and the meaning of the Ankh Christian Symbol? The word Ankh is an Egyptian word. It is a tau cross with a loop at the top, used as an attribute or sacred emblem, symbolizing or representing generation or enduring life. Also called 'crux ansata'. The emblem was adopted by Christians, from the Egyptians, as a symbol of eternal life.

Ankh

  • The Importance of Christian Symbolism or Icons in Religious Art
  • Religious Information, Meaning and Definition of the Ankh in Christian Symbolism
  • Ankh Religious symbol and Bible Reference
  • Symbolism and early religious meaning in art of the Ankh
  • Ancient history, biblical meanings and practices of the church
  • Facts, Information, Meanings and Definitions about symbols
  • Religious Christian Symbolism
  • Significance and representations of the symbol
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