The swastika (also known as the Hakenkreuz, gammadion cross, cross
cramponnée, croix gammée, fylfot, or tetraskelion) (as a character 卐 or 卍) is an
A Maypole topped with a swastika is raised for a May Day parade in the
Lustgarten in Berlin. The May holiday became an important celebration in the
Oct 23, 2014 ... In the Western world the swastika is synonymous with fascism, but it goes back
thousands of years and has been used as a symbol of good ...
While commonly associated with Nazi Germany, the swastika symbol is more
than 3,000 years old. The term "Swastika" was originally the name for a hooked ...
Swastika definition, a figure used as a symbol or an ornament in the Old World
and in America since prehistoric times, consisting of a cross with arms of equal ...
The swastika is an ancient symbol used in many cultures that was adopted by
Adolf Hitler and turned into a symbol of hatred. Since then, the swastika has ...
The true spiritual meaning of the swastika symbol is far from the nazi ideology for
which Adolf Hitler used the symbol.
The swastika is a very old symbol with use widespread throughout the world.
Sometimes referred to as a “Gammadion” “Hakenkreuz” or a “Flyfot,” it
Examples of swastikas on various items, and some history of the symbol.
1 : a symbol or ornament in the form of a Greek cross with the ends of the arms
extended at right angles all in the same rotary direction. 2 : a swastika used as a