"Eagle totem is the quintessential symbol of freedom with powerful symbolic energies of timing, victory and spiritual quest... helping you to discover your personal power and the route to the destiny of your choosing...."
Ruler of the Skies
Finding the Stream and Flow of Power
Eagle is a spiritual symbol of the ruler of the skies.
As Eagle soars through the skies... he owns the skies, he is the ruler of the skies as he is one of the largest birds capable of taking flight.
He flies fast and furious and he glides and drifts on the heat pockets and air streams high in the sky.
As Eagle glides and drifts he teaches us to conserve our energies, to use our energies for the greatest good, and to choose how to use our energies wisely.
His fast and furious flight teaches us to be swift and focused for maximum results.
Eagle symbolism reminds us that we need to learn when to coast and when to accelerate.
Eagle Symbolism & Totem Animal Powers...
Eagle brings the totem gifts & medicine of :
Freedom, Mission, Timing
Eagle brings the spirit animal energies of :
Victory, Great Spirit
Eagle brings the spiritual essence & animal magic of :
The majestic Eagle totem animal is symbolic of being a supreme visionary, possessing the gift of exceptional vision, he is master of timing and accuracy. Eagle brings the essence of expanding your spirit ~ flying high and free.
Eagle has exceptionally strong talons which are symbolic of the ability to grab what you need.
In this context the meaning is to grab an opportunity while it is still within your grasp.
If you wait too long the opportunity may have slipped through your grasp, this again ties into the gifts of timing and accuracy of Eagle symbolism and the mighty grasp of the talons .
Be sure to invite the great totem animal the Eagle along with you for a successful day of great fishing on any river, lake or ocean.
The Native American mythology of Eagle symbolism represents Great Spirit... the creator of All.
The feathers of the Eagle are used for Native American ceremony, head-dress, trading and decorating of sacred objects. In the US, only Native Americans are allowed to own the feathers of an Eagle, by law.
The spirit of Eagle takes you on a journey of flight which opens you to new vistas of perception and new dimensions of awareness, this is an invitation from Eagle totem to look at things with new eyes.
When Eagle spirit animal appears in your life you are being asked if not challenged to go deeper into your spiritual quest.
The spirit of Eagle is challenging you to take your idea and bring it into reality. Just as Eagle can spot it's prey from a very far distance and uses it's ability to remain completely on it's mission. You too must take action on your visions, this is your greatest destiny.
Eagle as spirit animal reminds us of being victorious, proud and strong, do all of these things with great humility... the humility of nature which is beautiful and grand yet does not boast.
Eagles symbolize going after what you want with no apologies!
Eagle has an amazing view and perspective in the comfort of her nest hidden in the highest treetops, this gives her an incredible advantage. From this spot she has a panoramic lookout.
When you need to see something from the vantage point of the Eagles nest, call upon the Eagle power animal.
She also has 'Eagle Eye' vision, seeing in extraordinary detail things that are hundreds of yards away.
Connect to the energies of Eagle when you need to be firm and discerning, when you need to maneuver quickly and decisively.
Call upon the power of the Eagle to be at your side when you must have a victory, or to reclaim power that has been lost.
You will feel the presence of the Eagle as she spreads her wings and takes to the wind, ready to be the victor of any challenge she is presented.
The Eagle has no time or patience for folly.
The essence of the Eagle is a warrior, reigning the skies with the heart of a champion.
The Bald Eagle is the reigning symbol of the United States of America, representing freedom, and all that freedom stands for, and is worth fighting for.
As the symbol for the US, the majestic Eagle also holds the meaning of honor, respect and dignity.
The Bald Eagle is in fact not bald at all, but it's head feathers are white. The color white is symbolic of truth and justice. See color symbolism here.
What does it mean when you dream of an Eagle?
When Eagle has come to you in a dream, Eagle is giving you the blessing of prosperity, great prosperity may be on your path.
Stay tuned in to the symbols of both the Eagle and prosperity, and watch what unfolds.
With the farsighted vision of the Eagle, you can see into the full scope and nature of what lies ahead of you, helping you to create a definitive plan of action.
Dreams of the Eagle denote quest, precision, persistence, domination. legacy and supremacy.
The spirit of Eagle creates a master~plan in all that she does, and she speaks with confidence and authority "you will find the way" ~ be like the Eagle and let this be your affirmation.
Eagle comes to you at a time when it is necessary to ask: "What is your legacy"?
You may have to spend a great deal of time surveying the land before proceeding in action, just as Eagle does when she flies high to hunt. But take the cue from Eagle, as once she sees her target she zeroes in and gets straight to it, making it all look so effortless ~ this is due to planning, keen observation, patience, practice and swift action.
Once you define what you want your legacy to be, the steps will be shown to you.
Call upon Eagle Symbolism to guide you to
Freedom, Legacy and Victory
Eagle symbolism by Presley Love
Sources & Reference: Presley Love is founder and author of UniverseofSymbolism.com, she is a professional intuitive and energy healer, using her gifts and divination arts to channel messages from the animals and nature spirits. additional inspiration and reference material: Carl Jung: carlyung.net , Nature and National Geographic