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History of the Swastika - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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The swastika has an extensive history. It was used at least 5,000 years before Adolf Hitler designed the Nazi flag. The word swastika comes from the Sanskrit ...

The Swastika: A Sign of Good Luck Becomes a Symbol of Evil ...

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The Swastika Flag. The swastika is a very old symbol with use widespread throughout the world. Sometimes referred to as a “Gammadion” “Hakenkreuz” or a ...

History of the Swastika - 20th Century History - About.com

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The history of the swastika spans 3000 years. Does this symbol represent good or evil?

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Feb 1, 2013 ... The swastika (卐) (Sanskrit: स्वस्तिक) is an equilateral cross with four arms bent at 90 degrees. The earliest archaeological evidence of ...

swastika symbol (Hinduism) - ReligionFacts

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The swastika (Sanskrit svastika, "all is well") is a cross with four arms of equal ... ( The Nazis propogated a historical theory in which the early Aryans of India were  ...

Reclaim The Swastika : History

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History of the Swastika. Swastikas at a Hindu temple, India Hindu temple, India. ( Credit). The swastika has held a place of great importance in India and Asia for ...

The Swastika | Jewish Virtual Library

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While commonly associated with Nazi Germany, the swastika symbol is more than ... Throughout its history, the swastika represented life, sun, power, strength  ...

What is the story behind the swastika (Hindu symbol)? Is its - Quora

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The Nazi swastika's resemblance to Hindu symbol is no accident. ... the sacred symbol of Hindus is theft by Hitler for one of the most evil regimes of history ?

Swastika - Crystalinks

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The swastika appears in art and design from pre-history symbolizing, in various contexts: luck, the sun, Brahma, or the Hindu concept of samsara. In antiquity ...

The Swastika - Its Ancient Origins and Modern (Mis)use - Norse ...

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This article discusses the role the swastika played in ancient Germanic ... Of course, when most people hear the word “swastika” today, none of that grand history ...

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The swastika (also known as the hakenkreuz, gammadion cross, cross cramponnée, or tetraskelion) (as a character: 卐 or 卍) is an ancient religious symbol that ... More »
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The symbol of the Swastika and its 12,000-year-old history | Ancient ...

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Feb 6, 2014 ... The swastika is a symbol used by of one of the most hated men on Earth, a symbol that represents the slaughter of millions of people and one ...

How the world loved the swastika - until Hitler stole it - BBC News

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Oct 23, 2014 ... In the Western world the swastika is synonymous with fascism, but ... As more evidence emerges of its long pre-Nazi history in Europe, can this ...

Why Did the Nazis Hijack the Swastika? | Mental Floss

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Jun 24, 2014 ... Before the Nazis started using it and ruined it for everyone, the swastika had a long history throughout the world. Archaeologists have found ...