21 Wicca and Pagan Symbols in Everyday Life

2017-09-20T07:33:00+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

21 Wicca & Pagan Symbols in Everyday Life As a proud practicing Wicca, I am often faced with misconceptions about my religion and its symbols. The truth is that Wicca and Pagan symbols are already heavily integrated into modern society, but many people are unaware of their deeper meaning. I've compiled this list to give anyone that's curious about Wicca symbols or Pagan symbols a comprehensive guide. Read on for examples of common symbol usage followed by their greater significance. A Peaceful History of Wicca and Pagan Traditions Some people hear "Wicca" or "Pagan" and automatically think "Satanic." Pop culture has long perpetuated this misunderstanding of the peaceable religion of Wicca. While Wicca is a relatively new religion, it is based on a belief system that dates back to the Stone Ages. At the heart of the religion is a pair of gods, commonly called the Moon Goddess or Great Goddess and the Horned God or Great Horned God. 1. The Horned God Is Not Satan The Horned God has spurred many comparisons between Wicca and Satanism. Horned gods predate Christianity, and the vilification of them likely started with that religion as it sought to separate early followers from [...]