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Tree of Life

tree of life“Tree of life.” What is it? TREE OF LIFE: Basically, the tree of life is an archetype related to the concept of a “sacred” tree. Sacred trees occur throughout folklore: in Hinduism, the banyan tree is the tree that the Buddha meditates forever, and in Chinese mythology, a phoenix and dragon are depicted in the carving of a tree of Starting from the roots, reaching to the sky, everything is intertwined and branching out. On one hand the tree of life is simple, makes sense, is easy to understand. On the other hand it is mysterious, mystical, steeped in mythology and mystery.

Because the tree of life is usually represented as something beautiful, artists create fantastic artwork, for example, gorgeous tree of life dreamcatchers as well as colorful tree of life paintings and artwork.

We welcome any of our readers to submit any drawings, artwork, representations, or even stories about these treeoflife trees. There are so many trees. Here is a list:

  • Arborvitae
  • Ash
  • Basswood
  • Birch
  • Pine
  • Elm
  • Hemlock
  • Hickory
  • Oak