https://mythsymbolsandplay.typepad.com/my-blog/2016/06/shell-symbolism-.html

Jun 3, 2016 ... Examples are the chambered nautilus, the sundial shell,. ... Romans call the cowrie the matriculus, meaning little matrix or little womb; among the ... scallop shell: symbol of light; couch of sea deities; in Christianity, represents ...

http://csseashell.com/shells-as-religious-symbols-and-the-meaning-of-life/

Shells as Religious Symbols and the Meaning of Life. April 19, 2018 Religious. Ah, the Pearly Gates of Heaven. I'm thinking about them because I recently lost a  ...

https://www.groveandgrotto.com/blogs/articles/the-magick-of-seashells

Aug 2, 2017 ... For this reason, shells can be seen as symbols of independence, solitude, ... It has a sacred meaning in Christian Europe, dating back to the ...

https://allaboutheaven.org/symbols/shell/123

Shell. At the more general level, a symbol of the Egg. The outside hard layer is the Earth layer and inside is often found a soft inner layer, representing the spirit.

http://www.theroadtosantiago.com/the-symbolism-of-the-scallop-shell.html

As Bible stories suggest, St. James the Apostle, along with his brother John (the Evangelist), was one of the first disciples of Jesus. They were related to Jesus by  ...

https://followthecamino.com/blog/scallop-shell-camino-de-santiago/

Apr 30, 2019 ... The scallop shell has a long, close association with Santiago. The history and meaning of the scallop shell stems from Saint James and pagan ...

https://aleteia.org/2017/07/25/how-the-scallop-shell-became-a-symbol-of-pilgrimage/

Jul 25, 2017 ... For those familiar with the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage, the scallop shell is a welcome sight. It is a symbol that guides pilgrims along the ...

https://www.deviantart.com/16stepper/journal/The-Symbolism-of-Shells-243014996

Nov 16, 2005 ... As I noted yesterday, the cowrie shell was an early symbol of the ... the clam or scallop shell is symbolically referred to Mary, and means the ...

https://www.hillwalktours.com/walking-hiking-blog/camino-scallop-shell-symbolism/

Jul 6, 2017 ... It was believed that this was the end of the earth – 'Finis' meaning end ... The Scallop Shell is used as a symbol of direction along the Camino, ...

https://everythingsoulful.com/symbolism-the-cowrie-shell/

Mar 22, 2016 ... The cowrie shell has many uses and meanings. It has shown up in the ... The cowrie shell is an African female symbol. Worn around the hips, ...