Badger Symbolism & Meaning
stand your ground, karma will do the rest



Badger Symbolism . . . The Badger is the preeminent symbol of aggression in the animal kingdom.  The Badger, even though smaller than a Mountain Lion or Bear, is not afraid of either, and will confront them readily without fear. The Badger is well known for his aggressive attitude which he has had to develop in the absence of any other defense.

Badger Meaning . . .

Pound for pound the Badger is the most assertive creature in the forest it's only rival in aggression is perhaps the ferocious Wolverine. 

In essence the spiritual meaning of the Badger brings the message that size is irrelevant in defending what is yours or in competing with the "big boys" for what you need or want. 

Badger power animal speaks the message; Use your skills, wit and knowledge as leverage in your endeavors. 

There are times when you need to be assertive and or aggressive if need be, your instincts and intuition can lead you well  this area.

The crystal for the Badger is the Black Tourmaline






Badger Animal Symbols, Medicine & Magic

Badger Symbolism & Totem Powers 
aggression, assertiveness, powerful defense

Badger Medicine
finding the truth, determination, legal help
Badger Animal Magic

Warrior Spirit, Spiritual Protection, Delivering Karma 


Baby Badger

Badger Symbolism & Karma...  The Badger has a special magic related to karma.  Badger medicine can bring down karma in an instant.  If you have karma to pay, do all that you can to right the situation.  If karma needs to be delivered on your behalf, it is the Badger who digs for and finds the secret truths... it is the power of the Badger to bring the truth to light so that justice and karma will be delivered.


If Badger is your power animal . . .

Determination is your cornerstone for success if the Badger is your power animal. 

You know the dance that is required to balance aggression, assertiveness and diplomacy. 

You will not let others intimidate you because they appear bigger and stronger, you know that you have what it takes to compete for what you want among the major players.

The Badger has many characteristics that bring great abundance in life. Because it has to compete for food in the wild with bears, cougars and wolves, it has adapted to become very aggressive.

Even a larger animal will very seldom challenge The Badger. He/She will stand their ground fearlessly in the face of adversity. This little creature is indomitable in its persistence and determination. That is the secret of its success!

The message that Badger symbolism brings today, is to be persistent with all that you desire in life. He/She says, be fearless in “knowing” that you WILL obtain ALL that you need and want.


When to call upon Badger Spirit Animal . . .

Call upon the Badger when you need a great defense, bring the spirit of the Badger with you in your legal matters particularly when you have been wrongly accused, and unleash the spirit of aggression to do it's magic on your behalf.

With the large and powerful claws, Badger easily digs to find what is hidden from the light of day.  This is powerful Badger medicine, call upon the Badger spirit animal to dig deeper into the truth of a situation.

Badger is remarkable symbol for fearlessness, if you're being challenged with any fears, whatever they may be, Badger is the spirit animal guide for you.


When Badger appears in your dreams . . .

Badger will appear in your dreams if you have been not taking care of yourself and letting others walk over you, it is time to stand up for yourself.  If Badger is attacking you, you may need to tame your own aggression.  

Do you need to dig deeper for strength or guidance to find what you want?

If you are in a legal matter, dig, dig, dig to find the laws that are not commonly known that will help you, know that the truth will be revealed, for those who are innocent the Badger is here to deliver just karma.

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