"Legend is that Buddha called a meeting of all the world's animals to determine how to restore order to the world, but only 12 heeded his call. They came to…
Rita Steinmetz Lennox
Atlas - The father of the Hyades and Pleiades, who was condemned to support the weight of the heavens on his head and hands. Titan bearing up the Heavens. The Endurer. Believed by some mythologists to be the originator of the constellations. Others believe it was Chiron (Centaurus). Plein - (Pleione, the mother), means `to sail', making Pleione `sailing queen' and her daughters `sailing ones.'
Meanings of celtic knotwork designs & jewelry : celtic animals, celtic crosses, claddagh, pentacle & celtic geometric motifs.
CELTS: The boar is a symbol of masculine power. The meat of the boar was served at Otherworld feasts for the deities. The sow is associated with some Crone/Mother Goddesses, such as Cerridwen, and with Otherworldly feasts. The pig is the archetypal symbol of plenty, healing, and shape shifting
Aries, Leo, Sagittarius are Fire signs: Strong, self assured, innovative and fun. Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces are Water signs: Intuitive, sensitive, empathetic and nurturing. Aquarius, Gemini, Libra are Air signs: Communicative, intellectual, clever and fair. Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn are Earth signs: Dependable, practical and conservative.