What is the significance of the lotus? What does the lotus mean? The lotus grows in muddy water, and it is this environment that gives forth the flower's most literal meaning:rising above the murk to achieve enlightenment.
The symbol is a unalome, a representation of the journey to reach enlightenment. The path starts in the centre of the spiral, and as you continue up or down this path you are wandering, becoming more conscious of your surroundings. When you reach the top
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