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Optimism Symbolism


Optimism has contains a large amount of symbolism that can be seen below. By gaining an idea about Optimism 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.

Sagittarius

Sagittarius Zodiac Signs
Sagittarius is Fire energy and the ruler of Jupiter. This is a very active, extroverted, mobile, expansive sign. The Archer is always ready for action, bursting with goals and idealism. This sign is the very personification of jovial, outward-bound, enthusiasm -- the ultimate cosmic host or hostess with the "mostess." They can be spellbinding i...

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...

Jupiter

Jupiter Zodiac Planets
Jupiter represents our expansive qualities and our abilities to improve ourselves. It is a planet of plenty and seeks insight through knowledge. It is the planet of possibility. A well aspected Jupiter is normally associated with good luck and in more negative associations with blind optimism, excess and overindulgence. In your chart Jupiter reveals how you express your sense of giving and toleran...

Moon

Moon Zodiac Planets
The moon represents our emotional nature, our security and deepest needs. It containts our basic habits and unconscious reactions related to our past karma and upbringing. It is associated with the mother and with feminine energy in general, it is both our inner child and mother. It is responsive, receptive, reflective and instinctual. In our personal chart it shows how we respond to our environme...

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...

Sun

Sun Zodiac Planets
The sun represents our vitality and our conscious ego, the self and its expression. It establishes our will to live and our creative force. It is associated with spontaneity and health. A well aspected Sun will describe a person who has heart, who cares for others both in general, and at the personal level. A poorly aspected Sun will describe a person who either has much more difficulty accessing ...

Ascendant

Ascendant Zodiac Planets
The Ascendant represents our personality or what first impression we make on others in a personal sense. It can represent our physical appearance and overall health. It is often referred to as the mask we wear. It can also reveal our expectations of the world around us. A well aspected ascendant denotes that you will be more liked and rise to a greater public role...

1st House

1st House Houses
The First House is commonly referred to as the House of Self. The cusp of the First House is the home of the Ascendant, the Sign which was rising on the eastern horizon at the precise moment of one's birth. By thinking of this in terms of sunrise and new beginnings, one begins to grasp the concepts of the First House. The new beginnings here are centered around the individual: the self and the ...

Fire

Fire Elements
Too much emphais on fire is rarely felt to be a problem by the individual until it is too late to do anything about it. This could manifest asburning yourself out, leaving an exhausted shell of a person, especially if alcohol or drugs are abused. They tend to be overly active, restless, and overly concerned with making something happen in the world. Too much fire can also lead to problems in deali...

Diamond

Diamond Crystals
Diamond acts at the mental level to induce clarity and stimulate imagination. It protects against electromagnetic stress and wifi. Wearing this crystal provides protection and assists in the assimilation of expanded consciousness and soul evolution. The gem throws clarity on all that needs to be transmuted and transformed. It is useful in overcoming pride and bringing harmony and accord to the wea...

Crown Chakra

Crown Chakra Chakras
The crown energy center - Sahasrara - is located at the top of the head. It is the center of primeval life, one of absolute, limitless consciousness. If awaken to its full capacity, Sahasrara will surpass all the other centers, both in beauty and in quality. The crown center is capable of irradiating energy of unspeakably beautiful colors and with extremely high speed.Th...

These are some Tarot cards that are connected Optimism. 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 Wheel of Fortune

The Wheel of Fortune Tarot Major Arcana
The symbol in this card is an enormous wheel representing time, fate, karma. Galaxies spin around this constantly moving circle, and the twelve signs of the zodiac appear on its circumference. Just inside the circumference are the eight trigrams of the I Ching, and even closer to the center are the four directions, each illuminated by the energy of lightning. The spinning triangle is at this mo...

Emperor

Emperor Tarot Major Arcana
The powerful and authoritative figure in this card is clearly the master of his own destiny. On his shoulder is an emblem of the sun, and the torch he holds in his right hand symbolizes the light of his own hard-won truth. Whether he is wealthy or poor, the Rebel is really an emperor because he has broken the chains of society's repressive conditioning and opinions. He has formed himself by emb...

4 of Swords

4 of Swords Tarot Minor Arcana
The woman in this picture is living in a gray landscape, full of unreal, cut-out clouds. Through the window frame she can see colors and light and aliveness, and although she would like to move through the frame--as we can see by the rainbow colors appearing in her garment--she can't quite manage to do it. There is still too much 'what-if?' activity in her mind.Tomorrow never comes,...

9 of Cups

9 of Cups Tarot Minor Arcana
This gentleman clearly thinks he's got it made. He sits in his big over-stuffed chair, wearing his sunglasses, shaded by his umbrella, with his pink slippers and his piña colada in his hand. He doesn't have the energy to get up and do anything because he thinks he's done it already. He hasn't yet turned to see the mirror cracking around him on his right, a sure sign that the place ...
These are Animals that have characteristics similar to Optimism. 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.

Adder

Adder 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...

Elephant

Elephant Animal Totems
Elephants have been the subject of various cultural depictions in mythology, symbolism and popular culture. They are both revered in religion and respected for their prowess in war. They also have negative connotations such as being a symbol for an unnecessary burden. Ever since the stone age, when elephants were represented by ancient petroglyphs and cave art, they have been depicted in variou...

Horse

Horse Animal Totems
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Dragon

Dragon Animal Totems
Dragons are often held to have major, spiritual significance in various religions and cultures around the world. In many East Asian cultures, dragons were, and in some cultures, still are, revered as representative of the primal forces of nature, religion and the universe. They are associated with wisdom—often said to be wiser than humans—and longevity. They are commonly said to pos...

Planets in Signs

Moon in Aries

Moon in Aries Planets in Signs
The Moon in Aries gives you an independent, self-reliant, militant and impulsive emotional nature. Your temperament is suitable for positions of leadership and authority, but you do lack discipline and may find it difficult to 'toe-the-line' with superiors. Sudden outbursts of temper are possible; One of our tasks may to learn how to differentiate impluse from deeper wants and needs, and to come t...

Venus in Aries

Venus in Aries Planets in Signs
Venus in Aries indicates an impulsive, passionate, extrovert and bold romantic nature. There is a need for constant variety in both your romantic and social lives. You make friends easily and are fond of love and admiration. You make an enthusiastic, lively friend and an energetic colleague. Very easily influenced by the attraction of the opposite sex, your refined appearance slips on occasion to ...

Sun in Sagittarius

Sun in Sagittarius Planets in Signs
With a Sagittarius Sun, you have boundless energy and self-confidence, and are honest, straightforward, outgoing, idealistic and scrupulously fair. Your vigor of personality is ideally suited to sport and outdoor games of all kinds. There is a great love of travel and the open-air. Your tolerant, philosophical, generous and open-hearted outlook ensure your way in life is much eased by the welcome ...

Moon in Sagittarius

Moon in Sagittarius Planets in Signs
The Moon in Sagittarius gives an idealistic, cheerful and optimistic overtone to your emotional disposition - candid, honorable, kindly and good-natured. You can become restless and nervous on occasion, and on impulse can 'up sticks' and move home without warning - possibly to foreign shores. You may intuitively be drawn to such subjects as religion, mysticism or social science. You are, by temper...

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...

Venus in Gemini

Venus in Gemini Planets in Signs
In matters of love and romance, a person's sense of humor, intellect, and communication skills attract you more than their physical appearance. You desire a partner who is mentally stimulating, curious, one who can challenge your mind, and keeps you from getting bored. Relationships where talking, sharing ideas, going places, and learning new things together are highly preferred and needed. You n...

Ascendant in Leo

Ascendant in Leo Planets in Signs
Proud but usually tries to be their best self at all times, thus earning the respect they crave. Dignified , usually with a loyalty and sense of integrity that are becoming rare in modern times. Weakness is rarely admitted, and a sense of lordly authority often comes naturally (usually without the authoritarianism that Capricorn, for example, displays). Hence, more an administrator than a dynamic ...

Jupiter in Aries

Jupiter in Aries Planets in Signs
Jupiter in Aries brings you the opportunity to develop an adventurous spirit, moral leadership ability, initiative, self-sufficiency and a talent for positive action relating to education, philosophy or religion. These qualities are necessary in order to expand your personality and life experience. Endowed with a pioneering instinct, courage and much physical energy you may embark on a personal qu...

Jupiter in Taurus

Jupiter in Taurus Planets in Signs
Jupiter in Taurus brings you the opportunity to develop practical ability for dealing with money and other material resources that need to be wisely used. This quality is necessary in order to expand your personality and life experience. You should attract success, wealth and a luxurious life style but there is an obligation to use such wealth in a positive and socially beneficent manner - through...

Jupiter in Gemini

Jupiter in Gemini Planets in Signs
Jupiter in Gemini gives you the opportunity to study and intellectually comprehend subjects such as religion, law, philosophy and other higher educational subjects. This quality is necessary in order to expand your personality and life experience. Your wide range of mental interests will attract many friends who help to broaden your scope of knowledge, leading you into new and unusual subjects. Su...

Jupiter in Cancer

Jupiter in Cancer Planets in Signs
Jupiter in Cancer gives you the opportunity to develop a kind, loving, sensitive and paternal nature, capable of sympathy and understanding. These qualities are necessary in order to expand your personality and life experiences. Your duty is to nourish, protect and instill kindness, moral principles and a love of knowledge into receptive minds. You will find happiness though a secure, friendly, pr...

Jupiter in Leo

Jupiter in Leo Planets in Signs
Jupiter in Leo gives you the opportunity to develop a dignified, honest, self-confident, optimistic and generous nature, with strong leadership qualities. Honour, social status and prestige are likely - this is necessary experience to reinforce your ego, giving you the feeling of self-worth and social importance. These qualities and experiences are required for your social integration and personal...

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