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History of the Swastika - 20th Century History - About.com
The swastika is an extremely powerful symbol. The Nazis used it to murder millions of people, but for centuries it had positive meanings. What is the history of the ...
The Holocaust - 20th Century History - About.com
... of people they categorized as "Untermenschen" (inferior people). Find out more about Hitler, the swastika, the Nazis, and what happened to them after the war.
Hindenburg - A Giant and Luxurious Airship - 20th Century History
On the outside of the Hindenburg, two large, black swastikas on a white circle surrounded by a red rectangle (the Nazi emblem) were emblazoned on two tail ...
What Is the Origin of the Swastika? - Ancient/Classical History
"Does anyone know where the Swastika symbol originates from. Was it used in Sumeria 3000 B.C.? Was it really once considered to be the symbol of Christ?
Swastika Symbolism and History in Eastern Traditions
While the swastika is almost entirely associated in the West today with the Nazis, the symbol actually has a long history across the globe representing concepts ...
Official Raelian Symbol - Hexagram and Swastika
The current official symbol of the Raelian Movement is a hexagram intertwined with a right-facing swastika. This is a symbol that Rael saw on the Elohim ...
Swastika - What Is the Origin of the Swastika
We can't identify the origin of the swastika with certainty. Here are possible explanations of the its origin.
Swastika - Alternative Religions - About.com
Today, in the West, the swastika is identified almost exclusively with Nazi antisemitism. This makes it difficult for other groups to use the symbol to represent more ...
Sacred Symbols of Hinduism - Image of Swastika - About.com
Swastika is the symbol of auspiciousness and good fortune -- literally, "It is well." The right-angled arms of this ancient sun-sign denote the indirect way that ...
Car Puja Guide - Step 3 - Hinduism - About.com
The pujari (priest) draws a swastika (auspicious Hindu symbol) with the third finger of right hand (an auspicious finger, once someone told me a woman should ...
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