Awen symbol used along with Masonic symbols such as the moon and the
sun and pentacle below. But what does the Awen symbol signify you might
ask and what are the origins of the Awen symbol?
>Druids using the Awen symbol.
>Awen symbol used in the below picture.
>Ordnance Survey benchmark symbol is very similar to the Awen
>The Masonic and druid Awen symbol represents Orions belt
>Ancient Egyptian goddess with raised hands on top of her head.
goddess Ishtar with the symbol of a lion which links the
with the constellation of Orion because the lion has a connection to
Orion for example the sphinx and the Giza pyramids which are built to
Orions belt and the sphinx is a lion. Ishtar is seen with her arms
raised as well symbolic of the constellation of Orion. She is thought
to be the equivalent of the Virgin Mary (holy spirit) in lower level
freemasonry because freemasons believe in transcendent gods and
goddesses through time.
>Primitive sculpture with raised arms represents the
constellation of Orion.
>More statues with raised arms.
>Nommo statues made by the Dogon tribe in Mali are symbolic of
the constellation of Orion.
>Notice that the symbol for the Dogon tribe symbol looks like a
man with raised arms.