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The swastika (as a character: 卐 ) is an ancient religious symbol that generally takes the form of .... The swastika is a repeating design, said to have been created by the edges of the reeds ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

swastika symbol (Hinduism) - ReligionFacts

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The swastika (Sanskrit svastika, "all is well") is a cross with four arms of equal length, with the ends of each arm bent at a right angle. Sometimes the crossing ...

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  ...

Swastika

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The word swastika is derived from the Sanskrit svastika, meaning any lucky or auspicious object, and in particular a mark made on persons and things to denote ...

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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 ...

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 .... In 1925 Coca Cola made a lucky watch fob in the shape of a swastika with the slogan, “Drink Coca Cola five cents in bottles.” The Fernie ...