Symbol Kolovrat - a sign of the ancient Slavic

symbol Kolovrat, or otherwise swastika - is one of the oldest Slavic characters.It represents the sun gods and represents the eternal movement of the sun, the victory of light over darkness.This sign can be found in almost all the utensils and clothes of ancient Russia.Svastichnye symbols used in embroidery as amulets were worn around the neck, carved on furniture and utensils used by the wise men, or ritual actions.

Kolovrat symbol in antiquity was common in many countries.The oldest finds of objects decorated Kolowrat, relate to a period of about 40 thousand years ago.And now, the remains of paintings and decorations on the temples can be found in Egypt, Japan, China or India.But most of them occur in the territories of the ancient Slavs.

Many svastichnyh characters found in Buddhist temples in the ancient utensils, decorating palaces in St. Petersburg.Almost all the clothes in ethnographic museums embellished with embroidery, depicting Kolovrat.He was on housewares, toys, house walls, the mosaic floor and arms.The swastika is located on the middle of the banknotes of 250 rubles, released under Tsar Nicholas II and the interim government.This sign was marked shoulder patches Red Army.Only after the swastika, or rather one of its variants, have taken the Nazis, it was banned.

But this sign does not bear any negative values, on the contrary, it protects from evil and misery, it helps to achieve success.It is a symbol of life, sunshine and eternal renewal.Therefore, he was loved by all peoples at all times.

symbol Kolovrat has many varieties, but always recognizable.It is inscribed in a circle with his beams with curved ends.Most often they are 4, 6 or 8. The rays can be bent to the right or left.It is believed that such symbols have opposite values.Right hand Kolovrat means vitality and virility, and the left-hand symbolizes the call to the world of the gods and ancestors and feminine energy.But in ancient times, is equally revered both symbols.

whole life of our ancestors has been subordinated to the rhythms of movement of the sun, the seasons.All holidays were also vsyazany with the solar cycle.Therefore, the symbol of Kolovrat used so widely.It protects against the evil eye, illnesses and misfortunes, gave strength and wisdom.The sign reminded of the covenants of the gods and served as a symbol of perpetual motion and renewal of life.

Modern studies have shown a deeper meaning, which has Kolovrat (symbol).Photos of our galaxy shows that it has the same shape as a four swastika.In addition, if the starry sky an imaginary line from the Big Dipper to the North Star in the four most important festivals of the ancient Slavs - winter and summer solstice and the vernal and autumnal equinox, you get all the same Kolovrat.

symbol of the sun - the most revered sign in all the world, despite the change of religions and governments.However, our people are now retained a negative opinion of him, but gradually returned to the ancient knowledge of its true sense.