Butterfly Symbolism and Meaning. . .
"Butterfly is so elegant and beautiful she is the essence and embodiment, the spiritual symbol of the divine feminine.
She teaches grace and tenderness and the awareness and energy of another way of being".
The spiritual meaning of the Butterfly represents ideas that self reflection and self awareness is the greatest catalyst for change and breakthroughs in our lives.
Butterfly symbolism is the embodiment of spiritual growth and transcendence perhaps more than any other life form on earth, because of the transformation that takes place from caterpillar to Butterfly.
The purpose and experience of the life of every Butterfly is to set everything that was once known aside and to embrace an entire new way of being.
The Butterfly spirit or totem animal is here to guide us on this journey of freedom, freedom from the past through the ascension process of becoming our higher self.
The spiritual meaning of the Butterfly represents profound change and transformation, embracing a new path, a new way of being.
Butterflies are known for their breathtaking spectacle of beauty and colors, yellows, reds, oranges, blues:
Butterfly Totem & Spirit Animal Medicine...
Butterfly brings the totem gifts of:
grace, beauty, elegance, personal growth
Butterfly shares the power animal energies of:
divine feminine, refinement, reiki healing
Butterfly teaches the animal magic of:
transcendence, magic of believing
If you love Butterflies, this video is for YOU! 23 different kinds of gorgeous Butterflies flitting about!
Butterfly Spirit Animal ~ Master of tapping into new realities...
The Butterfly spirit animal comes to you when you are on the precipice of great change in your life.
You can also call upon the spirit of the Butterfly to help guide you and give you strength and inspiration when you anticipate change coming and you want to rise to the challenge with a new sense of purpose and being.
Are you embarking upon a journey of transformation? Are you ready to take on something that could feel like a metamorphosis?
The beautiful Butterfly is one of the best spirit animal guides to help guide you for this!
The journey of transformation which the Butterfly symbolizes requires going deep into the cocoon of meditation and letting all fears and old wounds be released one by one, so that transformation can take place... in the cocoon you experience release and the freedom from whatever has held you back up to now... in the cocoon of meditation you see new possibilities, new ways of being, you will feel the rapture of being totally set free... with wings to fly.
Butterfly spirit animal has gone from a caterpillar that is only capable of crawling ever so slowly along on a twig to becoming the magnificent Butterfly that is capable of of taking flight across seas and continents.
Butterfly symbolism conveys a message of what is possible in our own lives, of going beyond what we believe possible ~ to making the impossible a reality.
For me, the Butterfly represents what is possible if we set aside our fears and trust that we were meant to transform into greater aspects of ourselves.
Butterfly Totem Animal
~ A Beautiful totem reminding you to release your fears
This is Butterfly symbolism at it's finest!
Releasing fears is probably the best thing you can ever do for yourself, but it will take great courage and fortitude!
Butterfly totem animal says do not rush the process, you will need to spend time in the cocoon nurturing yourself and healing... and in doing so getting in touch with your innermost feelings and the essence of your soul self.
We can only imagine the thoughts of the caterpillar as he enters the cocoon, as he makes contact with the essence of his spirit self.
The moment he enters the cocoon he has let everything he has ever known be left behind as he embraces the rapture of transcendence and complete re-birth.
In doing this, he has surrendered and he is ready, he trusts in something greater than himself to guide him through.
Soon Butterfly will have a life filled with new possibilities and a whole new way of living.
If you are born with the Butterfly as your totem animal, your life's purpose and destiny is representative of transformation. You feel attuned to bringing change, indeed you are being called to bring some kind of change to the world! Be it big or small, remember the "butterfly effect" - that the fluttering of a Butterflies wings in China, can effect the wind on the other side of the world.
It could be a new idea, a new invention, or you could change a difficult family dynamic that has been happening for generations, remember that all ideas and actions have a rippling effect, just like dropping a pebble into a still lake.
You are aware that this may be uncomfortable, but you have drive of the Butterfly to go through the process and emerge in a new way of being and doing.
What does the Butterfly power animal represent?
The Butterfly power animal is all about finding your inner power, and finding the path that leads to your true north.
Calling on the Butterfly will help you release your fears so that you can take the journey to know your true spirit self, to see and to know what you are possible of creating and transforming in your life.
When you call on the spirit of the Butterfly he/she will be at your side, sitting on your shoulder as you take the meditative journey necessary to release everything that has been holding you back. This is when a miraculous transformation can take place and you can be set free to live the life you were meant to live, the life you envisioned for yourself at the time of your birth, the life that will clearly be seen in your meditations.
A Very Special Magic for the Butterfly
The magical meaning and power for the Butterfly is "THE MAGIC OF BELIEVING", for believing is the first step in anything you set out to do... if you believe then you will find a way... regardless of obstacles, if you do not believe you will not see the way, and obstacles will stop you.
Further spiritual and magical meaning of the Butterfly conveys the choice to transcend, and is therefore the greatest symbol of our power to make a choice, to choose our way of being... to choose our paths... to choose our destiny.
With Butterfly symbolism we are shown that we can reshape and re-sculpt ourselves in mind, body and spirit... this is the elegant example of what we are capable of.
Are butterflies a sign of good luck?
Yes indeed Butterflies symbolize Good Luck!
All around the world and in all cultures Butterflies are considered very lucky especially when you are ready to make a big change or transformation in your life.
What is the Meaning of Butterfly landing on you?
When a Butterfly lands on you it is a profound sign of trust, it may also be a message from a loved one who has departed that they are with you now.
Native American tribes all have different meanings for the butterfly. Some tribes saw the butterfly as a symbol of a dream, some as a symbol of joy, some as communication from a lost loved one, and so forth. ... Many tribes believed that different colored butterflies each carried a different meaning as well. source: blog.kachinahouse.com
For the ancient Celts, Butterfly symbolism signified a period of change, evolution and growth, or a complete metamorphosis.
Are Butterflies appearing in your dreams?
When Butterfly symbols or spirit animal appears for you in a dream it is a sign that you are ready to let go of something or someone that has been holding you back, this will be life changing in deep and significant ways.
If you are already on a spiritual path it is a symbolic sign that you are ready to go deeper in your studies and practices, going to a new level of awareness and seeing your choices as your catalysts for the change you are seeking in your life.
You may be ready to be a teacher, or an energy or reiki healer and the time has come to spread your wings, seeing where this new journey will take you... into new and fantastic lands.