Lotus Shell

For Ghosts who believe peace is possible.


Symbol of peace in many cultures and religions


  • Associated with rebirth
  • This flower believed to retract into the water at the night, and emerge fresh in the Sun the next day
  • Symbolizing the Sun and the creation


  1. Blue Lotus: victory of the spirit over wisdom, intelligence and knowledge (partially open and the center is not visible)
  2. White lotus flower: Symbolizes awakening, state of mental purity and spiritual perfection
  3. Purple Lotus: Mystic and is associated following the noble path. The eight petals of the purple represent the eightfold path; one of the principal teachings of the Buddha
  4. Pink lotus flower: Supreme lotus the true lotus of Buddha
  5. Red lotus: The heart, love and compassion


  • Gods and goddesses of Hinduism are linked to the flower, such as the goddess of prosperity, Lakshmi, is usually depicted as being seated atop a fully opened lotus flower
  • Brahma, the god of creation is depicted as emerging from a lotus that crawls from the Naval of the sustainer Lord Vishnu
  • Considered to represent a wise and spiritually enlightened quality
  • An unopened bud represents a folded soul that has the ability to unfold and open itself up to the divine truth


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