Today the orchid typically symbolizes, luxury, refinement, beauty and strength. However this flower has had various meaning for different cultures, including the Aztec culture, ancient Greek culture, and Chinese culture. More »

Beyoncé and Jay-Z were married on April 4, 2008, in a small private ceremony with 40 close friends and family members. The couple dated for six years before tying the knot. More »

Costa Rica, or the Republic of Costa Rica, has nearly 5 million citizens as of 2015 and is about 20,000 square miles in size. This small country, only the size of West Virginia, is not only rich in nature and history, bu... More »

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Orchids have represented several attributes over thousands of years, but in modern times the exotic blossoms represent rare and delicate beauty. Several orchid varieties have their own symbolism, including pink orchids, ... More »

The Jamaican flag represents the beauty and wealth of the shining sun with the color gold, hope and agricultural resources of the land with the color green, and the creativity and strength of the Jamaican people with the... More »

The horse commonly symbolizes power, grace, beauty, nobility, strength and freedom. Many cultures attribute the four elements - earth, fire, water and air - to the horse. More »

The color lavender is used to symbolize refinement, grace, elegance and decadence. Lavender is also viewed as a color that shows femininity, in addition to being used to represent homosexuality. This is because it is the... More »