The star is one of mankinds’ oldest symbols and has been used since before the introduction of the written language. The star was used as a protection against evil forces and symbolizes security and health. In Christianity the star symbolizes the coming of the Saviour and guides us with its light.

Graphic: A star, Guðrún Tryggvadóttir ©Nature.is.

Birt:
Dec. 24, 2014
Uppruni:
Náttúran.is
Tilvitnun:
Guðrún Arndís Tryggvadóttir „Stjarna - tákn jólanna“, Náttúran.is: Dec. 24, 2014 URL: http://natturan.is/d/2007/04/12/stjarna/ [Skoðað:July 17, 2019]
Efni má nota eða vitna í samkvæmt almennum venjum sé heimilda getið með slóð eða fullri tilvitnun hér að ofan.
skrifað: April 12, 2007
breytt: Dec. 6, 2014

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