The Ancient Ankh Symbol of Life

The Ankh was, for the ancient Egyptians, the symbol (the actual Hieroglyphic sign) of life but it is an enduring icon that remains with us even today as a Christian cross. It is one of the most potent symbols represented in Egyptian art, often forming a part of decorative motifs.. The ankh seems at least to be an evolved form of, or associated with the Egyptian glyph for magical protection, sa.…

Ankh Symbol

Also known as the Key of Life, the Ankh Symbol takes the shape of a cross with a loop on top, resembling a key.In the ancient language of Egyptians, the ‘ankh’ meant ‘life.’ It is considered one of the earliest and most popular hieroglyphic symbols from ancient Egypt.…