Many ancient religions and cultures associate animals and birds as omens of what is going to happen in the future.
Here is a list of 10 animals and what they could signify when you across them in life:
Owls have been associated with Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom. They signify that some huge change might be coming our way, either good or bad. Be careful after you spot an owl and pay close attention to what is happening in your life.
The web of a spider symbolizes how all human beings are connected with each other and with the environment. They are also associated with Athena. Spiders are usually seen as omens reminding us of our friends. We might meet an old friend or maybe an existing friend could reveal something hugely important. Generally, spiders are considered to bring good luck.
Cats and superstitions go way back! Cats are considered to represent intuition. Whenever you see a cat out of nowhere, it means that it’s time to listen to what your intuition has to say. A cat also protects our home from evil spirits and ghosts. Different colours of cats symbolize different things:
White Cats: associated with fertility and change in romantic life.
Orange Cats: associated with spirituality and existence.
Black Cats: associated with wisdom and change in luck (could be good or bad)
Crows are seen as messengers of death and dark news. However, they also symbolize truth. Seeing a raven or crow could mean that you are about to know some significant truth in your life. It means that you are ready to receive the truth from the heavenly forces.
They are believed to be associated with the Greek goddess Artemis, goddess of the moon. Deer symbolizes that you are under the watchful eye of god and that god knows of your hardships and troubles. You should keep your head high and face everything with dignity and grace.
Since rabbit appear during the springtime and reproduce very speedily, they represent fertility and abundance on life. They are also considered to be lucky by some people. Also, when you see a rabbit it means that good luck is soon coming your way.
Do you know the lizard you run away from screaming like a kid actually symbolizes the world of dreams? You should start paying attention to your dreams if you come across many lizards. Maybe you can keep a dream journal to record your dreams. Who knows you might reveal some greater truth!
Snakes are associated with Satan and his followers. But snakes also symbolize wisdom and intelligence. They also stand for Mother Earth and natural magic. Seeing a snake is a reminder that we hide very powerful forces inside us and we have to realize them and make use of them fully.
These little flying creatures are generally associated with fairies. They represent the spirits of nature that are with us in our life. They remind us that there are good things in life and one should always look for them. Dragonflies signify nature’s blessings and the spiritual impact of nature on our lives.
Ladybug is downright the symbol of good luck! If you see them, realize that something good is definitely about to happen. These cute little insects make one cheerful and happy. They represent joy and harmony. If you don’t believe me then observe how kids react to ladybugs, and sometimes even grown-ups!