The Egyptian cross Ankh is an Egyptian symbol with a strongly codified meaning. There are numerous testimonies of what it means metaphorically and literally.
Many people are attracted to the Egyptian cross Ankh, which is said to represent the creation of life itself. In this article we are going to discover its meaning, trying to resonate with its value and drawing a sense of peace and action.
The symbols of truth:
As we know human consciousness is easily influenced by symbols, our brain is indeed wired to see patterns, images, and messages everywhere and in everything. This is why we, thanks to spiritual symbols, can find important information to improve our lives.
This is also the reason why archetypes, even though the Tarot, is easily understood by most people.
The subconscious mind remembers and stores all these archetypes within the very fabric of our being.
The Egyptian cross Ankh: The meaning
What is the meaning of the Egyptian cross Ankh? Without going into too much detail to make this article ultra understandable, we just say that the Egyptian cross Ankh represents a key of sorts.
It is, therefore, a symbolic reference to the archetype that we are all deeply and intimately connected to the source of all life and it is through our heart that we can access the whole.
Tutankhamun: The holder of the Ankh symbol
I don’t know if you’ve ever noticed it but in the name Tutankhamun, there is the word Ankh in the middle of its name ( Tut- Ankh -Amon). An Ankh mirror was discovered in his tomb.
The twofold esoteric meaning of this discovery is interesting:
- the mirror that represents a portal between the worlds
- the Egyptian cross Ankh which represents the key to life. Ankh also means mirror.
What does all this mean to us?
The message of this Egyptian symbol is that we must always be looking in the mirror of the inner truth to ourselves so that we can monitor our path.
Being honest with ourselves and swearing to live our conscious life we understand that we are no longer able to go back and for good reason, we have opened the door of life with the Egyptian key Ankh.
Once people begin to search beyond the usual pleasures of life and therefore the spiritual meaning of their existence, the deeper meaning and truth of our being and the principles of this life, then and only then, can we understand that the answer (Egyptian key Ankh) is always the beauty and blessing of life itself.