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A white dove, an olive branch, a rainbow colored flag, the "V' hand shape and the nuclear disarmament symbol (a circle containing one long and two shorter lines inside) are all recognized as peace signs. The circular pea... More »

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The peace sign originated when British anti-nuclear activists wanted to create a visual image for their movement. They chose to use symbols from the flag signaling alphabet, which were then incorporated into a circle rep... More »

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A peace sign tattoo is a tattoo featuring a circle with an inverted “Y" inside it, which is a universally recognized symbol advocating peace on earth. The symbol first appeared during the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament... More »

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A dove is considered a symbol of peace and love. They are often used in various religious traditions including Christianity, Paganism and Judaism. More »

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Though the dove itself is the symbol for peace, a peace dove tattoo typically depicts a dove with an olive branch in its mouth. Designing a peace dove tattoo requires access to tattoo designs, paper and pencils. More »

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Doves are commonly seen as symbols of peace, love and hope. Some ancient cultures viewed doves as motherly figures that symbolized maternal nature and comfort. More »

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The sighting of a white dove is most commonly said to represent purity, love and peace. It is also believed that spotting a white dove should be a reminder to reconnect with your spirituality or a loved one. More »

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