CHAKRA ANIMAL SIGNS
SOLAR PLEXUS (MANIPURA)-RAM
ANIMAL ATTRIBUTES: Motivates. Determination. Will. Expansive power.
ANIMAL MESSAGE: I Recharge
SYMBOLIC: Featured prominently in many ancient societies, the ram has been a long held symbol of: determination, action, initiative, and leadership. The ram is also a symbol of Aries, which is an astral symbol of ruler ship. Aries is the first sign of the Zodiac, further reinforcing ram-like attributes of leadership, authority, and other forefather-type characteristics.
The Celtic God Cernunnos is shown with the ram. Some depictions show him seated with a ram-headed snake by his side a symbolic gesture of renewal and power.
In ancient Egypt the god Amun-Ra took on the persona of Khnum, the creator god who was always depicted with a ram’s head.
In Scandinavia, Thor was close with the ram, and was fabled to use rams to pull his chariot.