A symbol is something such as an object, picture, written word, sound, or particular mark that representssomething else by association, resemblance, or convention. For example, a red octagon may stand for "STOP". On maps, crossed sabres may indicate a battlefield. Numerals are symbols for numbers.
SímboloHoliness, or sanctity, is in general the state of being holy (perceived by religious individuals as associated with the divine) or sacred (considered worthy of spiritual respect or devotion; orinspiring awe or reverence among believers in a given set of spiritual ideas). In other contexts, objects are often considered 'holy' or 'sacred' if used for spiritual purposes, such as the worship orservice of gods.
Divine may refer to:
* the concept of divinity, related to holiness and the supernatural
* an Anglican divine, one who is learned in theology
Mysticism(from the Greek μυστικός, mystikos, an initiate of a mystery religion) is the pursuit of communion with, identity with, or conscious awareness of an ultimate reality, divinity, spiritual truth, orGod through direct experience, intuition, instinct or insight. Mysticism usually centers on a practice or practices intended to nurture those experiences or awareness. Mysticism may be dualistic,maintaining a distinction between the self and the divine, or may be nondualistic.
In its most general sense, a cosmos is an orderly or harmonious system. It originates from a Greek termκόσμος meaning "order, orderly arrangement, ornaments," and is the antithetical concept of chaos. Today the word is generally used as a synonym of the word Universe (considered in its orderly aspect)....