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The swastika (also known as the gammadion cross, cross cramponnée, or tetraskelion) (as a .... The swastika is a repeating design, said to have been created by the edges of the reeds in a squar...

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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By definition, the swastika is a primitive symbol or ornament in the form of a cross. As the ... He sought a design, therefore, that would attract the masses.

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 ...

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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 ...

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

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Hitler actually favored a right-handed, straight-armed swastika and prevailed upon Krohn in DAP committee discussions to revise his design. Krohn was ...

Origins of the Swastika Flag (Third Reich, Germany) - CRW Flags Inc.

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Jan 3, 2013 ... Origins of the Swastika Flag (Third Reich, Germany) .... Krohn's design, the swastika on a white disk against a red background, was intended to ...

Swastika

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The swastika remains a core symbol of Neo-Nazi groups. ... The swastika appears in art and design from pre-history symbolizing, in various contexts: luck, the ...

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 ...

Peace and Love, via Swastikas - The Atlantic

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Aug 14, 2014 ... The word “Swastika” comes from the ancient Sanskrit language and ... The donut design is an amalgam of swastikas from Hindu, Buddhist, ...

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

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Oct 23, 2014 ... In his book The Swastika: Symbol Beyond Redemption? US graphic design writer Steven Heller shows how it was enthusiastically adopted in ...

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 ...

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

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The swastika is an extremely powerful symbol. The Nazis used it to murder millions of people, but for centuries it had positive meanings. What is the history of the ...