It was a national emblem, the test of religion and patriotism.
On the sides of the cake, she drew the Toyota emblem, finishing up with some scrolls.
The aim of the society was to keep an eye on the government; its emblem on its papers was simply an open eye.
But these were dreams which did not hold him long, and he would have been scandalized had he known that his name was subsequently used as the emblem of a political and religious party.
They, however, had no confidence in the arch, which, as the Hindu says, "never sleeps but is always tending to its own destruction," so that the pointed arch, which had almost become the emblem of the Mahommedan religion, had to be dispensed with for the covered aisles which surrounded the great court, and in the triple entrance gateway the form of an arch only was retained, as it was constructed with horizontal courses of masonry for the haunches, and with long slabs of stone resting one against the other at the top. A similar construction was employed in the great mosque at Ajmere, built A.D.1200-1211at the same time as the Delhi mosque.
,This monogram is alternated with the portrait and arms of Malatesta; and these designs are enwreathed by festoons linked together by the tyrant's second emblem, the rose.
Hence Aradus, Byblus, Sidon and Tyre issued a coinage of their own, of which many specimens exist: the coins are stamped as a rule with emblem or name of the city, sometimes with the name of the ruler.'
high and has pure white plumage with a red crown, black tail-feathers and black upper neck, It is a sacred bird, and it shares with the tortoise the honor of being an emblem of longevity.
The hawthorn has been regarded as the emblem of hope, and its branches are stated to have been carried by the ancient Greeks in wedding processions, and to have been used by them to deck the altar of Hymen.
If the worship of Siva, despite the purport of his chief symbol, seems on the whole less liable to produce these undesirable effects than that of the rival deity, it is doubt- less due partly to the real nature of that emblem being little realized by the common people, and partly to the somewhat repellent character of the "great god," more favourable to evoking feelings of awe and terror than a spirit of fervid devotion.
I could barely make out the emblem on the front of the Harvard Tee shirt it was so drenched in blood.
The Lingayats number 436,968, or 46% of the Hindu population; they worship the symbol of Siva, and males and females both carry this emblem about their person in a silver case.
The combination of Osiris and the Apis bull which was found in the dead Apis was thus a most politic choice in naming the new divinity, whose figure represented a god of the underworld wearing an emblem of fruitfulness.
His policy had been steadily leading up to this position, which was rather the emblem of the power he already held than an extension of the area of his authority.
when he fixed on the garter as the emblem of the order, and it was stated so to have been by Taylor, master of the rolls, in his address to Francis I.
Indeed there is hardly a village in India which cannot boast of a shrine dedicated to Siva, and containing the emblem of his reproductive power; for almost the only form in which the" Great God "is adored is the Linga, consisting usually of an upright cylindrical block of marble or other stone, mostly resting on a circular perforated slab.
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In times of peace this visible emblem of the gods presence was housed in a rude shrine, but in war-time it was taken thence and carried into the battlefield on a standard.
The vehicle has a Wall Drug bumper sticker and an emblem from a Kansas campground in the back window.
A hieroglyph," said the Rhetor, "is an emblem of something not cognizable by the senses but which possesses qualities resembling those of the symbol."
The Roman people, who had accepted imperial rule as a fact, were very jealous of the employment of its emblem on the part of their rulers.
Among swimming birds the most numerous are the gull (kamome), of which many varieties are found; the cormorant (u)which is trained by the Japanese for fishing purposesand multitudinous flocks of wild-geese (gan) and wild-ducks (kanjo), from the beautiful mandarinduck (oshi-dori), emblem of cunjugal fidelity, to teal (koga,no) and widgeon (hidori-ganto) of several species.
The king was the emblem, the focus and the bond of national unity; and to preserve it men were ready to put up with vagaries which to other ages seem intolerable.
There were two types of canine divinities in Egypt, their leading representatives being respectively Anubis and Ophois (W p-w;-wt, " opener of the ways"): the former type is symbolized by the recumbent animal the other by a similar animal (in a stiff standing attitude), carried as an emblem on a standard in war or in religious processions.
As the date of inception of the circular zodiac now at Paris the year 46 B.C. has, however, been suggested with high probability, from (among other indications) the position among the signs of the emblem of the planet Jupiter.
This episode is known as the " Bear Flag War," inasmuch as there was short-lived talk of making California an independent state, and a flag with a bear as an emblem (California is still popularly known as the Bear Flag State)flew for a few days at Sonoma.
But the city was most famous for the temple just outside its walls in which stood the great idol or rather columnar emblem of Siva called Somnath (Moon's lord), which was destroyed by Mahmud of Ghazni.
Shrines of the Double Axes have been found in the palace of Cnossus itself, at Hagia Triada, and in a small palace at Gournia, and many specimens of the sacred emblem occurred in the Cave Sanctuary of Dicte, the mythical birthplace of the Cretan Zeus.
Many of his coins bear the Nandi bull (Siva's emblem), and the king's name is preceded by the title sahi (shah), which had previously been used by the Kushan dynasty.
By a decree of the 19th of March 1793 every person accused of taking part in the counter-revolutionary revolts, or of wearing the white cockade (the royalist emblem), was declared an outlaw.
That emblem was the diadem, and al though the diadem and crown are frequently confused with each other they were quite distinct, and it is well to bear this in mind.
silver pieces with the emblem of Athens) shall never fail them (Birds, 1 106).
So a Hindu paints his caste emblem on his forehead, and a fugitive slave in ancient Egypt, once marked with sacred stigmata in a temple, could not be reclaimed by the master.
These latter bore (obverse) a Nepalese emblem surrounded by eight fleurons containing the eight sacred Buddhist jewels, and (reverse) an eight-petalled flower surrounded by eight fleurons containing the names of the eight jewels in Tibetan characters.
haedus, a kid), properly the name of the well-known domesticated European ruminant (Capra hircus), which has for all time been regarded as the emblem of everything that is evil, in contradistinction to the sheep, which is the symbol of excellence and purity.
They rise early, and after having performed their prayers and ablutions dress themselves in a new suit of clothes, and sally forth to the "fire-temples," to worship the emblem of their divinity, the sacred fire, which is perpetually burning on the altar.
The fine facade built by that king was formerly adorned with a statue of King George, who was represented as holding a sword pointing upward to a representation of the chalice, the emblem of the Hussite Church.
Fish are so abundant on the coast that the cod is sometimes used as an emblem of the state; thus a figure of one hangs in the representatives' chamber at the State House.
They had a temple and altar on the Via Sacra, near the Palatine, and were represented on coins as young men wearing the chlamys, carrying lances, seated, with a dog, the emblem of watchfulness, at their feet.
This is supposed to have suggested to the Seljuks of Konia their heraldic device adopted in the 13th century, which, brought to Europe by the Crusaders, became the emblem of Teutonic empire in 1345.
fully described in the Puranas, it is in the form of the linga (phallic emblem) that he is almost universally worshipped.
At Cyllene in Elis a mere phallus served as his emblem, and was highly venerated in the time of Pausanias (vi.
On the market square stands the fine town hall (Rathaus), dating from the 15th century, with a handsome Renaissance façade of a somewhat later date, and before it a stone statue of Roland, the emblem of civic power.
Some mythologists have compared the hammer of Hephaestus with that of Thor, and have explained it as the emblem of a thunder-god; but it is Zeus, not Hephaestus, who causes the thunder, and the emblems of the latter god are merely the signs of his occupation as a smith.
As the emblem of official authority, they were carried by the lictors, in the left hand and on the left shoulder, before the higher Roman magistrates; at the funeral of a deceased magistrate they were carried behind the bier.
emblem of power: the crown.
The state Supreme Audit Institution has its own seal which presents the state emblem of the Republic of Albania and its name.
emblem of death, " Them that sleep " [Dan.
On the market square stands the fine town hall (Rathaus), dating from the 15th century, with a handsome Renaissance faÃ§ade of a somewhat later date, and before it a stone statue of Roland, the emblem of civic power.
It has the Team USA logo on the chest and an emblem on the back.
For an added touch, personalize your uniform with your name or an emblem.
If used on a badge, the emblem is a silver eagle over a red, white and blue ribbon with "Be Prepared" written below the eagle.
The emblem had a slight change but the concept remained the same.
The emblem is always a silver eagle and a red, white and blue ribbon.
The Eagle Scout emblem is easy to identify since the silver eagle and red, white and blue ribbon are standard parts of the design.
Dean was re-rolling the cap when he noticed the emblem.
Petroleum (" burning water ") was known in Japan in the 7th century, whilst in Europe the gas springs of the north of Italy led to the adoption in 1226 by the municipality of Salsomaggiore of a salamander surrounded by flames as its emblem.
with figures of the ancient moon-god, the twelve months, and the rabbit as the animal moon - emblem.
The bird-life of the country is remarkably rich; one bird of magnificent plumage, the quetzal, quijal or quesal (Trogon resplendens), has been chosen as the national emblem.
(3) Branding or signing the person, especially on the forehead, with the sacred emblem.
Many other badges and various articles of jewellery have since been designed, with this flower as an emblem.
The hardy and ubiquitous sunflower has been chosen as the Kansas state flower or floral emblem.
The article in question forbade external signs or public manifestations of all religious confessions with the exception of that of th~ state., which was defined by Canovas del Castillo as meaning any emblem, attribute or lettering which would appear on the exterior walls of dissident places of worship. 2 In the speech from the throne at the opening of the new Cortes (June 16) the king declared that his government would strive to give expression to the i The composition of the new parliament was as followsSenate:
The most singular and characteristic feature of this edifice is the almost total absence of every sacred emblem.
She saw the silver chain around his neck and delicately tugged the round emblem free.
With four high quality ball bearings the Daiwa Emblem Spod is truly a tough and smooth performer.
The mural crown from the crest of the Boro of Romsey, is a common civic emblem.
emblem books into SGML.
The medal was never issued without a bar and a Mention in Despatches is indicated by an oak leaf emblem on the ribbon.
Perhaps a team emblem, a big-ass maple leaf?
The Great Seal of the United States is not a Masonic emblem, nor does it contain hidden Masonic emblem, nor does it contain hidden Masonic symbols.
In addition, the World Crest emblem is worn centered horizontally over the left pocket and vertically between the left shoulder seam and the top of the pocket.
In order to purchase merchandise with the emblem, the Boy Scouts of America requires the individual to present an Eagle Scout identification card.
This online site specializes in embroidered patches that feature the emblem of various scouting ranks.
To add a personalized touch to this uniform, consider adding player's name and number to the back and the team's emblem to the front.
The emblem is always worn on the left side of a uniform.
Whether it is a medal or badge, the emblem can be worn by Eagle Scouts of all ages including youth and adults.
This online reference will give you information that details the requirements of wearing the emblem properly and in the right location.
He then lays his right hand on it and ordains it, with the prayer: "Lay, 0 Lord, Thy holy hand upon this emblem of the cross and bless it."
This rose motif is the Scots Rose or Burnett Rose, adopted by the Jacobites as their emblem: the white cockade.
later embellishments of the story had the boat pulled by a swan - which became the emblem of the town.
emblem adopted by Thomas Cromwell - it was formerly used by the Church.
The majority of men donned black ties, and many women also wore some emblem of mourning.
In recent years, these crosses have also become an emblem of Cornish identity.
The Great Seal of the United States is not a Masonic emblem, nor does it contain hidden Masonic symbols.
You can put a floral emblem, badge, crest or small illustration.
emblem for the figure 8, which holds a lot of power in Feng Shui and Chinese Symbolism.
fern leaf is often used as a national emblem.
Mandarin Ducks form a strong attachment to their partners, hence, they are also an emblem of conjugal fidelity.
The inscription is in Latin hexameters, the end of each line being marked by a covered cup (the Argentein emblem ).
hood ornament replaced the mayflower sailing ship emblem that had appeared on every previous model since 1928.
The twentieth legion had an emblem of a boar but so too did the tenth legion, the one you mean.
In several areas, such as medieval and renaissance manuscripts, and emblem literature, holdings are of world importance.
mural crown from the crest of the Boro of Romsey, is a common civic emblem.
A jet plane style hood ornament replaced the mayflower sailing ship emblem that had appeared on every previous model since 1928.
Paul Frank Black Patricia polo Top £ 39.99 Black structured cotton polo top with small Julius emblem on left chest.
renaissance manuscripts, and emblem literature, holdings are of world importance.
shamrock leaf the national emblem of Ireland.
Her emblem is tears and her diction is characterized by simplicity, in sharp contrast to her father.
These two works contain illustrative woodcuts which ally them to the emblem tradition.
The apprehension of God in the last of these five as ether is, according to the Saiva school of philosophy, the highest form of worship, for it is not the worship of God in a tangible form, but the worship of what, to ordinary minds, is vacuum, which nevertheless leads to the attainment of a knowledge of the all-pervading without physical accessories in the shape of any linga, which is, after all, an emblem.
Moreover, sadhuism, by the multiplicity of the independent sects which have arisen in India, has engendered and favoured a spirit of tolerance which cannot escape the notice of the most superficial observer."An independent Saiva sect, or, indeed, the only strictly Saiva sect, are the Vira Saivas, more commonly called Lingayats (popularly Lingaits) or Lingavats, from their practice of wearing on their person a phallic emblem of Siva, made of copper or silver, and usually enclosed in a case suspended from the neck by a string.
The hardy and ubiquitous sunflower has been chosen as the state flower or floral emblem.
He is also famous for describing the concept of the Trinity by using a shamrock leaf the national emblem of Ireland.
This windscreen plunges down to the bonnet meeting the wide grille with the Citroen emblem firmly embalmed which those lovely teardrop light clusters flank.
Ralph Lauren USA London 2012 Olympic Rings Ringer T-Shirt: This ringer tee is custom-fitted and features the Team USA emblem on the chest and a UK flag on the sleeve.
Tucked inside a round, gold cosmetic case with a large white daisy emblem, the set includes a 3.4 ounce eau de toilette spray, a 5 ounce body lotion and a Daisy perfume ring in the gold metallic pouch.
Mahakala embroidered Billy jeans feature a stitched emblem of the Buddha of compassion and special protector of the Dalai Lamas on the back pocket.
In addition to bedding featuring their emblem, try tacking team shirts, baseball caps and other memorabilia on the walls.
In the 1800's and early 1900's, letterman jackets were just sweaters with the school's emblem sewed onto them, and they doubled as the team's uniform.
Wearing pull over sweaters that have your school's mascot on them, or sweaters that have the emblem of your favorite club or sport on them can help show your support for that club, or for your school.
There's everything from a peace emblem to a paintball design!
The emblem can either be embossed or created as open filigree on the sides of the mounting for the ruby.
The iconic polo horse emblem makes the brand easy to recognize.
The most popular item in the Ralph Lauren collection is the classic short sleeve polo shirt with the Polo emblem on the chest.
Some styles feature the Batman emblem, a black bat against a yellow background, graphics that look like they're from the cartoon or comic books, or the Batman character's face.
There are graphics around the temples and along the frame arms, plus the Batman emblem on the bridge and across the lenses.
GameCube Game of the Year - Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance, for turning a Game Boy hit into a 3D wonder.
Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance for the GameCube is the latest entry in the long-running strategy RPG series, but it is only the third game to make an appearance stateside and the first to ever appear on a U.S. console.
Fights play out in typical Fire Emblem fashion, which for those of you new to the series, means that they are turn based and take place on a fixed battlefield map.
It may not seem like a big deal, but in Path of Radiance (as in all Fire Emblem games) if any of your characters die, they die.
Graphically, Path of Radiance is an improvement over the Game Boy Advance Fire Emblem games, but RPG and strategy fans used to games like Final Fantasy X or Warcraft III may be disappointed.
Of course, Fire Emblem fans are used to such methods, but it is a little disappointing that Intelligent Systems couldn't have done more with the switch to the GameCube.
Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance isn't a graphical masterpiece, but it is a wonderful strategy title that will keep fans of the genre satisfied for hours upon hours.
If you are a fan of strategy/RPG games, you should definitely give Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance a chance.
It certainly is quite convenient to rent Serenity, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Shadow The Hedgehog and Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance all at the same time, from the same service, using the same queue.
Some of the items you can customize on your plane are: Wing, Tail Wing, Engine, Propeller, Canopy, Fuselage, Boost, Paint and Emblem.
Ike: A masterful swordsman from Fire Emblem, Ike knows what he's doing when he's slashing you down with his blade.
The Marine Corps emblem is featured on the cap panel of the interior of the casket, as well as the exterior of the casket.
Another style available is white in color, and decorated with the Marine Corps emblem and motto.
Orchid Noir Creations offers a beautiful red and white tribal dragon emblem on a lovely assortment of tee shirts and gift items.
The giant panda serves as an emblem for China, appearing on modern commemorative coins.
Each pup had a heart emblem by the tail with a "PP" on it and a dog peeking around the heart.
The object of the game is to be the first player to capture your opponent's emblem.
Military Merry Christmas - An elegant red card features a gold embossed Marine Corps emblem and a simple "Merry Christmas" wish.
Commando Santa - If you're looking for a lighter holidau greeting, Commando Santa is tattooed with the Marine emblem and ready to take on the holidays.
Some Scottish wedding bands are embossed or engraved with this design, which is Scotland's national emblem.
Many people mistakenly assume just because a work does not have copyrighted emblem that it's free to use.
Thus, the evening bag became an emblem of the prosperous woman with servants to attend to her household and the luxury to simply sit around and craft.
During his athletic career he designed a tennis shirt, characterized by that charming crocodile emblem that appears on the left breast of Lacoste polos, which took the world by storm.
In fact, this crocodile is commonly believed to be the first presence of a designer emblem to appear on an article of clothing.
Creamy adjustable leather shoulder straps and subtle gold emblem make this bag feminine yet strong.
Earth Axxessories Straw Shopper: This roomy shopper from Earth Axxessories adds drama with an oversized beaded emblem on the braided leather enclosure.
The Versace brand is known for its ornate gold emblem, the signature of luxury and class.
A bright purple tongue and red emblem shaped like the African continent, in addition to the well-known Converse star, adorn these colorful kicks.
The American Bald Eagle is the national emblem of the United States of America, and has been since 1782.
Navy Emblem: This design consists of an eagle clutching an anchor and a flag, surrounded by gold chain links.
Technically you need to have the Navy's permission to use this emblem exactly as is, so most service men opt to personalize the design.
Crash, Fire and Rescue: Members of this unit of the Marines are extremely proud of their service, so this emblem is a very popular tattoo design.
The look varies, but the emblem resembles a Maltese cross and has the words individually inked on the west, north and east compass points of the shield.
The US Coast Guard emblem is by far the most popular tattoo design worn by members of the branch of the military.
Combine the significance of a powerful religious emblem with the permanent statement of a tattoo in ankle rosary tattoos.
Available charms include cowboy boot, Gucci emblem dog tag, bamboo design bark and the iconic Gucci double G emblem.
Since then, the emblem has come to signify exceptional quality in the company's line of knives, watches and other accessories.
According to Durant's wife, he commented on the logo - mentioning that it would make a great emblem for Chevrolet.
If you happen to have a blanket or throw with your favorite team's emblem, this can double as a fun tablecloth or centerpiece.
Her stars and spangles costume was made from the flag emblem seen on then Steve Trevor's downed aircraft and uniform.
Both styles have an American flag emblem on the shoulder and the words Boy Scouts of America in gold letters above the right pocket.
The Universal Emblem, the fleur-de-lis, also appears on the buckle face.
These include things like embroidery on the chest, left or right, with up to three lines of text and an emblem such as the medical caduceus.
Crew members also wore a patch on their right upper arm of the United Earth Starfleet which had the arrowhead emblem.
Right sleeve: Should feature the U.S. flag emblem directly below the shoulder seam.
Also, the council shoulder emblem, unit numeral, and veteran unit bar should be worn on the left sleeve of the uniform.
Left sleeve: The council shoulder emblem and pack numeral appears on the left sleeve.
Carolina Emblem has a long tradition of creating patches for Girl Scouts since 1977.
Country affiliations, leadership roles such as Patrol Leader, and past experience such as Brownie Wings are all types of emblem badges.
Emblem ideas include (but aren't limited to): a happy tooth and brush, an ambulance, a baby with a teddy bear, baby items, handicap symbol, pill bottles, mortar and pestle, stethoscope and syringe, a teddy bear nurse, and more.
One of the most common was a deep purple with a bright orange emblem, for example.
The Eagle Scout emblem is a symbol that demonstrates that a scout has reached the highest rank in the Boy Scouts.
This prestigious emblem is worn with pride by those who have achieved their goal.
Not only does a scout receive a badge with the emblem, but he also can wear other items with the insignia that distinguishes his rank in the scouts.
The Eagle Scout emblem is a silver eagle with a red, white and blue ribbon.
If used as part of a medal, the motto "Be Prepared" is written on a silver scroll above the ribbon and suspends the entire emblem.
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