Like many gemstones, carnelian possesses a number of different symbolic meanings.
The sigil of House Manwoody from Game of Thrones.
The sigil of House Dalt from Game of Thrones.
Juicy, sweet and a perfect messy handful, mangoes have been cultivated by humans for thousands of years. They have been a culinary staple in everything from spicy condiments to sweet pastries to alco…
The sigil of House Manderly from Game of Thrones.
The sigil of House Payne from Game of Thrones
The sigil of House Hornwood from Game of Thrones.
|Türk bayrağı (Flag of Turkey)|
Türk bayrağı, Türkiye Cumhuriyeti'nin ulusal ve resmî bayrağı.
When it comes to natural phenomena, there are few things more intangible (for lack of a better term) than rainbows: you can’t pick them up in your hand like a rock; you can’t hear them like a thunder…
Like many gemstones, malachite possesses a number of different symbolic meanings.
First cultivated in Southeast Asia and New Guinea, the banana is now an important crop in many parts of the world. Although the symbolic meaning of the banana varies quite sharply from area to area, …
The cultural importance of the poppy stretches back over 3000 years, and its symbolic associations are fairly well known to modern society. These associations can be divided into two broad categories…
Olives have been cultivated by Mediterranean peoples for at least five thousand years, and are still a major staple of cuisines in the region. This article will address not just the olive itself, but…
The sigil of House Hightower from Game of Thrones.
This purple-colored stone has been prized by Mediterranean civilizations for thousands of years. Used to carve objects and statutes of all descriptions, this material formed the pillar- quite literal…
The sigil of House Tarly from Game of Thrones.
Believed to have originated in modern-day Turkey, the nazar is a type of amulet that can be seen, in varying forms, in countries all around the Mediterranean Sea.
Comprising an axe wrapped in birch rods and secured with cord (a pair of which are depicted here), the fasces has a long and colorful history as a political symbol.
In parts of eastern Asia, the chrysanthemum is extremely important as a cultural symbol. Although the lotus flower has symbolic meaning across a larger swath of the continent, in China and Japan it r…
Saffron is a spice with both culinary uses and symbolic importance. Difficult to find and time consuming to gather and process, it was highly prized by many cultures and has acquired a number of impo…
Kurdistan Regional Government
|Flag of Kurdistan|
The Flag of Kurdistan (Kurdish: ئاڵای کوردستان) includes the three equal horizontal Red, Yellow, Green and white with sun disk ("Rozh" "Roj" "Roush") having 21 rays, equal in size and shape.
The sigil of House Reed from Game of Thrones.
|Flag of Russia|
The flag of the Russian Federation is a tricolor flag consisting of three equal horizontal fields; white on the top, blue in the middle and red on the bottom.
love hearts are a way of expression of deep feeling for one-another.