The History, Meaning & Wisdom of the Dragon Symbolism

Dragons, as we all know, are mythological creatures that have existed in folklore of cultures all over the world for thousands of years.
In almost every culture, the dragon is the symbol of fire and passion.

What are dragons associated with?

In legends and folklore, dragons are the guardians of precious treasures. 

In symbolism, they represent 
luck, power and strength, but can also represent greed.
The capabilities of this mythical creature are so enormous that he is even able to reincarnate. 
He personifies the power, infinite wisdom, and harmony of the inner world.  
In Japan, the Dragon meant luck, wisdom, care, and strength. Many cultures use the dragon to represent power and war, while others view the dragon as a symbol of good fortune and success. Dragons, both warlike and beneficent, are a perennial favorite in popular culture and of national traditions from China to the British Isles.  

What do dragons mean spiritually?

The dragon is a significant symbol of power, nobility and good fortune.

 In most traditions, it is the embodiment of chaos and untamed nature. While in the Orient, it symbolizes supernatural power,wisdom, strength, and hidden knowledge.

Dragon spirit animal symbolism

In certain spiritual traditions or cultures, spirit animal refers to a spirit which helps guide or protect a person on a journey and whose characteristics that person shares or embodies.
 It is also metaphor, often humorous, for someone or something a person relates to or admires.
A dragon as we mentioned is a symbol of fire and passion. A dragon spirit animal assist in discovering your passionFind out what activities or hobbies ignite that fire in you. Then go ahead and do those activities! A dragon is bringing some treasure in your life.
Use those gifts wisely and also take out some time to dive deeper into Earth meditation

Dragon totem animal symbolism

Although a dragon spews fire and venom and has been used in the Christian tradition as a symbol of evil, in the Druid and other traditions, it represents healing and the power of transformation.
The dragon totem animal urges us to use our powers of healing and better ourselves physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Few creatures embody the spiritual transformation as much as the dragon does.
If you wish to walk the spiritual realm, the dragon totem is the perfect guide for you.

Golden dragon for power and success

The Golden Dragon
represents the most revered and respected of qualities. 

It symbolizes prosperity, health, and wisdom—the signs that the right path has been chosen

Thousands of people around the world use it as part of their jewelry. The Dragons head has to facing outward, and is best worn on the left hand, instead of the right hand, because it is believed that if you wear it on the left, it symbolizes attracting good wealth luckand if you wear it on the right, it is giving away your wealth to other people.


The dragon is watching over you. He is your guardian angel, always according to the ancient tradition. For us, in our everyday lives, the Dragon is a strong representation of our powers to manifest anything in this lifetime. Definitely a strong symbol to carry & affirm your projected desires and sucess.

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By: Eva 

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