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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 ...

History of the Swastika - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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To this day it is a sacred symbol in Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Odinism. It is a common sight on temples or houses in India or Indonesia. Swastikas also ...

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 it goes back thousands of years and has been used as a symbol of good ...

Why Did the Nazis Hijack the Swastika? | Mental Floss

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Jun 24, 2014 ... Reader Scott from Vermont wrote to ask, “Why did the Nazis adopt the ancient sacred symbol of the swastika as their emblem?”

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 Nazis had substantially twisted Hindu ideals to suit their needs. The word "Aryan" that N...

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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

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The symbol of the 4-sided swastika is an archetype for the rotations of time and consciousness - moving clockwise and counterwise - in upward or downward ...

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?

The Swastika | Jewish Virtual Library

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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 ...

What the Swastika means - Times of India

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Jan 18, 2005 ... The Swastika, the symbol of Nazi Germany, actually means a lucky charm or a symbol of well-being for most of us, when literally translated from ...

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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 ...

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 ...

swastika symbol (Hinduism) - ReligionFacts

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The swastika is an ancient symbol that has been found worldwide, but it is especially common in India. Its name comes the Sanskrit word svasti (sv = well; asti ...