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Swastika - Wikipedia

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The swastika (also known outside the Indian subcontinent as the Hakenkreuz, gammadion .... In Unicode 5.2, two swastika symbols and two sauwastikas were added to the Tibetan block: swastika U+0FD5 ࿕...

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 ...

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

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The swastika is a very old symbol with use widespread throughout the world. ... Hitler selected the swastika as the emblem of racial purity displayed on a red ...

Why Did the Nazis Hijack the Swastika? | Mental Floss

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Jun 24, 2014 ... After those discoveries, the swastika became a common symbol of good .... They didn't initially explain why they chose that symbol, it was just a ...

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 historically it was used as a symbol of good fortune in almost every ... In his book The Swastika : Symbol Beyond Redemption? .... Read selected; Watched ...

Why did the Nazis pick the swastika as the symbol for their party ...

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Nov 25, 2013 ... Why did the Nazis pick the swastika as the symbol for their party? ...... I do think he knowingly picked and chose the facts/sources to corroborate ...

The Swastika | Jewish Virtual Library

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While commonly associated with Nazi Germany, the swastika symbol is more than ... German nationalists chose to use the swastika in the mid-19th century ...

The Swastika, An Ancient Symbol Of Prosperity, Struggles To ...

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Feb 4, 2015 ... “The swastika is a symbol of more than oppression,” the rabbi said. ... on several countries' flags and even as the chosen symbol of peace for ...

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 ..... Only marginally less distracting than when I rode into a bee ( which felt like a sharp pebble in the chest, till I stopped and picked out the stinger ).

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, ... His work is picked up by the very excellent Thunderbolts Info, ...