hexagram

6 Sided Hexagrams

The hexagram is a six-pointed geometric star figure. This symbol is often used for religious and cultural purposes. The Jewish Star or Star of David, a recognized symbol of Judaism and Jewish identity, is a hexagram. Six pointed stars also appear in Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain culture cosmological diagrams. solomons seal on a stone from arch of a 3 4th century synagogue in the galilee

This ancient building stone recovered from a Jewish synagogue displays the Seal of Solomon with interwoven triangles. The stone dates anywhere from 200 to 400 A.D

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