Aspects of Religion

Symbols

What Are Symbols ?.

Symbols are objects that represent, stand for, suggest an idea, an action, beliefs or material entity.
Symbols take form of words, sounds, gesture or visual images and converts them into ideas or beliefs.

Catholicisim

Crucifix:
A crucifix is a cross with the body of Jesus Christ attached to it. This symbol represents sacrifice.

Judaism

Candlesticks:
Candlesticks are a very important symbol for the Jews. Fire is warm and inviting, the Kabbalah believe that the flame is a symbol of God’s relationship to the world and to human beings.