Swastika

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Cried svastika in Sanskrit, it is an auncient seembol o auspiciousness in Hinduism, Buddhism, an Jainism.

The Swastika (an aa kent ootside the Indie subcontinent as the Hakenkreuz, gammadion cross, cross cramponnée, croix gammée, fylfot, or tetraskelion) (as a chairacter 卐 or 卍) is an auncient releegious seembol oreeginatin frae the Indie subcontinent, that generally taks the form o an equilateral cross wi fower legs each bent at 90 degrees.[1][2] It is conseedert tae be a saucrit an auspicious seembol in Hinduism, Buddhism, an Jainism an dates back at least 11,000 years.[3] But later, it wis adaptit as a Nazi Pairty seembol.

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  1. "The Migration of Symbols Index". 
  2. Press, Cambridge University (10 April 2008). "Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary". Cambridge University Press – via Google Books. 
  3. Beer, Robert (1 January 2003). "The Handbook of Tibetan Buddhist Symbols". Serindia Publications, Inc. – via Google Books.