Bodhi Tree Buddhist Symbols
The site where Gautama Buddha achieved Bodhi (or spiritual enlightenment).
A spiritual and ritual symbol that represents the universe.
The word means both thunderbolt and diamond. It represents the properties of both and is one of the best Buddhist symbols.
The Lotus Flower
Represents purity and beauty.
Dharma Wheel (Dharmachakra)
Symbolizes Buddha’s path to Nirvana. It also represents the Four Noble Truths and The Noble Eightfold Path.
A Buddhist shrine that is used as a place of meditation.
A symbol of both protection and royalty.
Symbolizes storage and the satisfaction of material desires. It is believed to attract wealth and bring harmony.
Symbolizing Buddha’s enlightenment and the triumph of knowledge over ignorance.
A symbol of power, authority and sovereignty. Believed to ward off evil spirits and natural disasters.
A ritual tool representing feminine power, wisdom, receptiveness, and the voice of Buddha.
Symbolizing the omniscience of a aBuddha.
Symbolize happiness, fertility, and abundance.
A mark representing auspiciousness and good fortune.
A symbol of well-being and good fortune.
A divine bird-like creature who acts as protector.
Acts as protector and is associated with compassion and generosity.
This Buddhist symbol represents power, fearlessness, and joy.
The Buddhist Flag
Symbolizes and universally represents Buddhism.
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