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Cruelty Symbolism


Cruelty has contains a large amount of symbolism that can be seen below. By gaining an idea about Cruelty and the associations it has we gain a more intuitive insight into its meaning.Man and his symbols shows us great ways to use lifes symbols to understand our inherit nature and purpose.

Aries

Aries Zodiac Signs
The Fire element of Aries brings assertive "I" energy. This is a flaming drive and the desire todo something! The Aries will is full of tension and passion; the "I" brings a need forindependence. Aries coincides with spring time, when seeds germinate in an outpouring ofenergy and growth. This sign as has an instinctiveidentity, early extroversion, sponta...

Mars

Mars Zodiac Planets
Mars represents our ambition, energy, action and desire. It rules our basic instincts of aggression, anger and survival. There is often no contemplation before action when it comes to this primal energy. All our sexual desires come under Mars. This is the raw physical energy as opposed to the creative energy of the sun. With good Mars placement we are assertive, directed and forthright with bad pl...

Fire Opal

Fire Opal Crystals
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These are some Tarot cards that are connected Cruelty. It is interesting to note similarities between each card such as the objects and ideas pictured and the colors that are used. One aspect that is particular interesting about the Osho Tarot Deck is its use of color and interesting symbolic concepts.. These symbols give us understanding into underlying ideas and thought patterns that can be used for meditation. The Inner Guide Meditation connects astrology to the tarot with amazing practical meditation exercises to expand your awareness.

The Tower

The Tower Tarot Major Arcana
The card shows a tower being burned, destroyed, blown apart. A man and a woman are leaping from it not because they want to, but because they have no choice. In the background is a transparent, meditating figure representing the witnessing consciousness. You might be feeling pretty shaky right now, as if the earth is rocking beneath your feet. Your sense of security is being challenged, and the...

The Devil

The Devil Tarot Major Arcana
This card recalls an old Zen story, about a lion who was brought up by sheep and who thought he was a sheep until an old lion captured him and took him to a pond, where he showed him his own reflection. Many of us are like this lion--the image we have of ourselves comes not from our own direct experience but from the opinions of others. A ""personality"" imposed from the outside replaces the in...

9 of Swords

9 of Swords Tarot Minor Arcana
The image is of Ananda, the cousin and disciple of Gautam Buddha. He was at Buddha's side constantly, attending to his every need for forty-two years. When Buddha died, the story is told that Ananda was still at his side, weeping. The other disciples chastised him for his misunderstanding: Buddha had died absolutely fulfilled; he should be rejoicing. But Ananda said, "You misunderstand. I'm wee...

3 of Pentacles

3 of Pentacles Tarot Minor Arcana
The angelic figure with rainbow-colored wings on this card represents the guide that each of us carries within. Like the second figure in the background, we may sometimes be a little reluctant to trust this guide when it comes to us, because we are so accustomed to taking our cues from the outside rather than from the inside.The truth of your own deepest being is trying to show you ...
These are Animals that have characteristics similar to Cruelty. Animals have a profound effect on our subconscious and many traditions know how we are drawn to certain animal types. The Animal Wise Tarot is a great way to understand what animals can mean to us both consciously and unconsciously. Notice the similarities between these animals like what family they belong, how many legs they have, whether the swim,run or fly. Click on the animal that connects to you the most to find out more about them.

Eagle

Eagle Animal Totems
The Eagle is the universal emblem of the gods of the sky. A symbol of strength and death in Norse mythology. The eagle was also an image of the battle-field, for it often ate at the dead bodies.An eagle was one of the three birds of odin—the other two were ravens—who was the god of death, among other things. Odin is often pictured with an eagle. He occasionally took...

Hawk

Hawk Animal Totems
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Scorpion

Scorpion Animal Totems
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Snake

Snake Animal Totems
The serpent, or snake, is one of the oldest and most widespread mythological symbols. The word is derived from Latin serpens, a crawling animal or snake. Snakes have been associated with some of the oldest rituals known to humankind and represent dual expression of good and evil. In some cultures, snakes were fertility symbols. For example, the Hopi people of North America performed an annual s...

Planets in Signs

Mars in Aries

Mars in Aries Planets in Signs
Mars in Aries strengthens the martial side of your nature - you assert yourself in a forceful, courageous, aggressive, competitive, independent, positive, enterprising and self-assured manner. Primarily, these qualities are used for personal goals that serve your own ego needs. You desire to make a mark on the world, and cut your own path in life. There is an incessant drive for action and accompl...

Mars in Taurus

Mars in Taurus Planets in Signs
Mars in Taurus strengthens the practical side of your nature. You assert yourself in a persistent, determined and hard-working manner. Energy is channeled into worthwhile tasks that will produce practical and useful results. Primarily, these qualities are used to ensure financial security and a good life generally. On occasion you can be inflexible, stubborn and single-minded. The sex drive is str...

Mars in Gemini

Mars in Gemini Planets in Signs
Mars in Gemini strengthens your mental nature. You assert yourself with spontaneity, resourcefulness and ingenuity - energy is channeled into intellectual pursuits requiring high intellect, mentally alertness, and aggressive debating skill. There is some tendency to restlessness and irritability - you react badly to criticism. You have a fun attitude to sex, preferring a lively experimental partne...

Mars in Cancer

Mars in Cancer Planets in Signs
Mars in Cancer strengthens your domestic nature. You assert yourself through a kind, passionate, protective, emotionally-sensitive and caring nature. Primarily, these qualities are used to establish a secure home and a loving family. Much energy is channeled into your private and domestic life. Insecurity and fear about the future is a possible negative trait. On occasion you can be resentful and ...

Mars in Leo

Mars in Leo Planets in Signs
Mars in Leo indicates that you will assert yourself in a creative, proud, energetic, responsible, positive, self-confident, optimistic, dutiful and dramatic manner - possessing strong will-power, dignity and natural leadership qualities. The ego is strong and much of your energy will be channeled into personal projects that enhance your own pleasures in life. On occasion, you can be rebellious, do...

Mars in Virgo

Mars in Virgo Planets in Signs
Indicates that you will assert yourself in a self-disciplined, precise, systematic, orderly, calculating, careful, practical, controlled and dignified manner - possessing skills for detailed work, craftsmanship, good organizational ability and a sense of responsibility...

Mars in Libra

Mars in Libra Planets in Signs
Mars in Libra indicates that you will assert yourself in a courteous, co-ordinated, socially refined and co-operative manner - somewhat laid-back you tend to avoid hard work, competitive activities and situations of conflict. Much of your energy will be applied to friendships, social life and marriage. You love company and all forms of social activity, with a desire to be noticed and accepted by o...

Mars in Scorpio

Mars in Scorpio Planets in Signs
Indicates that you will assert yourself in an energetic, positive, proud, practical, resourceful, courageous, persevering and emotionally intense manner. You have an uncompromising spirit, deep reserves of energy, a strong instinct for survival and the ability to overcome even the most difficult of situations - you will fight to the end to defend your principles. Much of your energy may be channel...

Mars in Sagittarius

Mars in Sagittarius Planets in Signs
Mars in Sagittarius indicates that you will assert yourself in a frank, spontaneous, optimistic, idealistic, lively, sociable, courteous, and versatile manner...

Mars in Capricorn

Mars in Capricorn Planets in Signs
Mars in Capricorn indicates that you will assert yourself in a practical, rational, self-controlled, disciplined, well-organized, persistent, structured, effective and efficient manner. Conventional and conservative, much of your energy is channeled into professional ambition and social advancement - you like to see practical results for your efforts and take pride in doing a job correctly. On occ...

Mars in Aquarius

Mars in Aquarius Planets in Signs
Mars in Aquarius suggests that you will assert yourself in an original, dynamic, intelligent, unorthodox, independent, resourceful, reformist, well-organized and inspired manner. Freedom of thought and action to 'do one s own thing' is of paramount importance. On occasion you can be changeable, stubborn and eccentric - perhaps even a bit zany. Much of your energy will be channeled into social acti...

Mars in Pisces

Mars in Pisces Planets in Signs
Mars in Pisces indicated that you will assert yourself in an emotional, sensitive, unassuming, co-operative, cultured, humorous, refined and caring manner. Energy levels can fluctuate day to day, much depends on your emotional state of mind. Frequent periods of quite and solitude are necessary in order to recharge your energies....

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