Angel figurines are very popular. Moreover, they play not so much a decorative as a symbolic role. Usually they are presented as a gift to the closest people.
Symbolism of angels
A figurine of an angel, standing on a table, shelf, chest of drawers, etc., serves as a kind of amulet for people living in the house, because its initial function is a guardian angel. It is believed that porcelain angels have a large charge of positive energy and therefore serve as reliable protection against any negative influences. According to the popular Chinese teachings of feng shui, the angel statuette is best placed in the northwest, in the travel and travel area. While there, she will give the owner of the house strength and inspiration for new achievements.
Angels are traditionally considered a symbol of enlightenment, executors of divine will and intermediaries between God and people. Their images can often be seen in works of art. On September 17, 2005, the project of the Swedish sculptor Lena Edvall, called "United Hope", was launched. In different parts of the world, incl. in Australia, Canada, Peru, Hawaii and in the natural park "Deer Streams" in the Sverdlovsk region, statues of 7 guardian angels were installed. In such an unusual form, the idea of countering world terrorism has been embodied.
Figurines of angels are traditionally considered a talisman for people born under the sign of Aquarius. They endow them with a sharp mind and wonderful intuition. Aquarius should purchase an angel figurine made of glass or porcelain and, if necessary, contact him for help and support.
Variety of angel figurines
There are many different angel figurines. For example, "Wedding Angel". It is believed that during the wedding, God sends the young a common guardian angel, who protects their happiness and peace throughout the rest of their family life. The Dancing Angel stands on the half-toes of one leg. He brings wealth, prosperity and abundance to the home. One of the most interesting and unusual images is "Angel with a Pearl". Its main function is to save its owners from bad mood and prolonged depression.
The huge popularity of angels in Russia is evidenced by the opening of the Museum of Angels in Moscow; its exposition, created on the basis of the collection of psychologist and writer Angelina Mogilevskaya, presents more than a thousand of various figurines. An angel figurine should be present in every home, it will serve as protection from adversity and help to survive difficult moments, and, of course, an angel is always a wonderful gift for a loved one.