The word Yoga means Union. Union of body, mind and spirit with the Universe. This physical and mental discipline originated in India, combines the spiritual wisdom found in ancient yoga texts, with meditation, asanas (postures) and pranayamas (breathing techniques), to live a fuller life with deep peace. interior.
There are numerous symbols associated with yoga, which reveal the set of beliefs and ways of understanding the life of its philosophy.
Yoga symbols and their meanings
Symbolic language is the only language that communicates directly with the right cerebral hemisphere, without the mediation of the rational mind that asserts itself in the known being necessary. So to induce changes within us, symbols are very effective, because they remind our subconscious mind of what it is capable of doing, on a spiritual level that is beyond words.
As a Yoga practitioner and jewelry designer, the symbols of this discipline inspire me to create new collections, so today I want to talk to you about them and their meanings.
This is one of the most recognized symbols of Yoga. It is associated with the mantra “Om”, often used to silence the mind during meditation.
Om is a mantra or vibration attributed to high spiritual and creative power. It is both a sound and a symbol very rich in meaning and depth, it symbolizes the combination of the physical with the spiritual.
The lotus flower
The lotus flower symbolizes the growth of inner beauty. She is in a dark pond waiting for the warmth of the sun’s rays to come out and reveal her true beauty. In many Eastern cultures, the lotus flower symbolizes purity, a new beginning, and divine birth. The flower that opens embodies the infinite ocean of creation.
This flower, due to its perfection, represents enlightenment, the spiritual flowering that leads to wisdom, the essential aspiration of the human soul.
It is considered a symbol of longevity, health and good luck.
The tree of life:
The Tree of Life carved, painted, embroidered or printed has been around since the beginning of history. It symbolizes the power of life and its origins, the importance of the roots and the development of life.
It symbolizes stability and strength, while reminding us to achieve our dreams.
Would you like to have a jewel with yoga symbols?
Maybe a ring with the lotus flower, or a bracelet with the Namaste greeting or maybe you have thought of a pendant with the symbol of the mantra om?
JSecrets Diseño is a Consultancy and Jewelry Studio specialized in exclusive jewelry designs that you will not find anywhere else in the world. Each of the pieces that we create carries a special meaning for the user.
I can create inspiration jewelry for you that represents these healing messages from the soul.
Write me an email telling me what you want and I will gladly answer you, clarifying any questions that may arise.
If you have a friend or family member who loves Yoga, you can also give them a very special gift, contributing with your idea to create a unique and unforgettable complement for them.
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