Horus is the son of Osiris and nephew to Set. After Set murdered Osiris, Horus and his mother Isis set to work putting the dismembered Osiris back together and reviving him as lord of the underworld. According to one story, Horus sacrificed one of his own eyes for Osiris. In another story, Horus loses his eye in a subsequent battle with Set. As such, the symbol is connected with healing and restoration. The symbol is also one of protection and was commonly used in protective amulets worn by both the living and the dead. The Eye of Horus commonly, but not always. sports a blue iris. The Eye of Horus is the most common use of the eye symbol.
Tags: art, sacred-geometry, sacred, symbol, symbols
After reading this article (http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2012/07/19/crops-that-would-disappear-without-bees/) I decided to create a T-shirt to create discussion about this situation. If the bees do go, we may follow soon after!
Tags: savethebees", savethebees, protection, environment, demonstation
This Medieval illustration of a hare running across grass, surrounded by a ring of clouds, encircled by a ring of daggers, with the inscription, Malo Undique Clades, meaning "Disaster awaits the wicked on every side." The quote beneath is from Deuteronomy 32:25.
Tags: circle, clouds, scripture, bible, latin
Remember the "Safety Dance" by Men Without Hats? Well, now you can "Get Your Safety On" with this great new tee. Remind your employees (or your date) that safety is the first priority. The next time you say, "Hey, watch this!" check your shirt first. Be daring, be fearless, but don't be stupid...get your safety on.
Tags: work, protection, safe-sex, safe-lifting, safety
Khamsa hand symbol with Hubble telescope photograph of Hubble ACS Image of NGC 3603. NGC 3603 is an open cluster of stars situated in the Carina spiral arm of the Milky Way around 20,000 light-years away from the Solar System. Hamsa, a popular amulet in the Middle East and North Africa, also romanized as Khamsa. It is a palm-shaped commonly used in jewellery and wall hangings. Depicting the open right hand, an image recognized and used as a sign of protection in many societies throughout history, the hamsa is believed to provide defense against the evil eye. Image credit ESA/Hubble graphic enhancements by mailboxdisco
Tags: nebula, religious symbol, protection, galactic, solar system