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The letter L - symbolism

 

It’s the twelfth letter in English and in Hebrew. In Russian and Cyrillic alphabet it is the 13th letter of the alphabet. The numerical value in all the alphabets is 30. The numerological significance in Kabbalah is 3, the principle of spiritual authority and the balance of all things in the world.

According to Kabbalah the letter L stands for the principle of power, it is an integral part of the name of God (Limmud).

In the hieroglyphics it is represented as an outstretched hand. It is a part of the word Lamed (calf Eb) - a symbol of generative power in its two aspects: cosmic and earthly (bull - a sign of Mars).

In alchemy, the letter L is decomposition.

In Russian (Л), is sometimes depicted as a bundle of rays coming from the center - a sign of the sun. It is graphically similar to the English inverted letter V. It is associated with the principle of love, affection and tenderness. It can also be perceived as a source of wisdom.  It is written in Cyrillic as Russian Л. The letter Л-Slavic is associated with the water element, the water that is flowing in streams and rivers. In magic, the letter Л - is the letter of intuition, knowledge outside the mind, as well as the awakening of spring and fertility, flowering and joy.

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Letter D - It is a letter of Phoenician origin. It is the fourth letter of the Greek alphabet - Delta - where the world began.

Letter A -  stands for the sound, the great mystical power and acts of magic.

Letter C - is considered to be sacred because it contains the first letter of Christ.

Letter B - In alchemy B expresses the relationship between the four main elements. It contains an element of composition of all things.

Letter E - It is the eighth letter of the Greek alphabet. It includes all aspects of the soul.

Letter F -  represents a vertical axis that brings divine energies. It symbolizes the balance of thoughts, body and spirit.

Letter O -  is present in all languages, and it looks like a disk of the sun, symbolizing perfection.

Letter R - It is connected with the divine name Rahim (mercy). Road (in English). The roads have no beginning and no end ...

Letter P - In Kabbalah Pe symbolized the mouth. P has the meaning of victory, willpower and self-control.

Letter T - In the ancient Greek language to write the letter T, as the Phoenicians, it was used the sign of the cross of St. Andrew, and sometimes included a circle.

Letter S - In Latin graphically S is a snake like a spiral. It gives the idea of the double helix that seems to complete each other.