Many people have
asked. It is a magickal logo, and its symbolism was deliberately chosen.
Symbols hold power.
rose is a rose is a rose - or is it?
The rose is an ancient symbol of the goddess and is associated with the
mysteries. It is also sacred to Epona/Rigantona/Rhiannon, and the logo's
owner is a votary of this goddess.
Why the five petalled rose? It is the oldest rose recorded
archaeologically and magickally. Its five petals hold magickal
significance, and has been used as a symbol within many magickal
traditions and orders throughout history. The Hermetic Magicans, Knights
Templar, and Masons have all incorporated it into their mystical
symbolism. It is also a heraldic device displayed on a coat of arms.
yes, the logo is a goddess symbol within a goddess symbol - the triple
moon represents the triple aspect of the goddess.
Pentagram within the rose also reinforces the symbolism of five petals
of the rose - the four elements combining to create spirit. The
upright pentagram symbolizes spirit ruling over matter, and the kingdoms
of the elements. This is the right hand path.
five petalled rose, shown here in its triple form - including its
leaves, reveals the mystery within when unfolded. It is the path of
initiation. Its secret lies in the Charge of the Goddess.
But what about the name SubRosa Magick?