Featured prominently in many ancient societies, the ram has been a long held symbol of: determination, action, initiative, and leadership. The ram is also a symbol of Aries, which is an astral symbol of rulership. Aries is the first sign of the Zodiac, further reinforcing ram-like attributes of leadership, authority, and other forefather-type characteristics. As the first sign of the zodiac, Aries, the ram is also symbolic of impetuous fervor, renewal, virility and fiery force. This sign (as the ram) embraces the return of the warmth of the sun as the March equinox approaches.
This creature is a symbol of:
A look into mythology will reveal the ram was associated with many gods over time.The Celtic god Cernunnos is shown with the ram. Some depictions show him seated with a ram-headed snake by his side a symbolic gesture of renewal and power. In ancient Egypt the god Amun-Ra took on the persona of Khnum, the creator god who was always depicted with a ram’s head. In Scandinavia, Thor was close with the ram, and was fabled to use rams to pull his chariot. The Ancient Greek gods Zeus and Apollo were also associated with this animal, due to its qualities of leadership, godship and fearlessness.
Embrace the power of the ram with this handmade copper pendant. It has been crafted into a sword to highlight its power, in order to give the wearer strength to lead and protect. The measurements are as follows:
The piece will be sent with an adjustable black cotton strap, but it also looks great with any metal chain (silver, gold, bronze…etc)
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