This depiction of Kali and Shiva references the human experience of death. Kali, who represents dissolution mates with Shiva, who represents creation. She drives him mad and he forgets who he is. For a time, Shiva is lost. Such is death.
The Ankh (unicode 2625 U) is the Egyptian hieroglyph representing the NH ˁ word, which means "life." It is an attribute of the Egyptian gods that can keep the loop, or wear one in each hand, arms crossed over the chest. This symbol was called Crux Ansata
Demon pod oh demon pox Just how is it acquired? One must go down to the bad part of town Until one is very tired Demon pox oh demon pox I've had it all along- Not the poxs, you foolish blocks, I mean this very song, For I was right and you were wrong!