Wallpapers with angels.
Where did the image of the angel come from?
Examples of the depiction of angels in history.
Ancient peoples have always regarded the origin of man as something spiritual that came from heaven, and since the only beings who could move freely across the sky were birds and they did it with the help of the wings, then the angels, that is, certain higher beings, began to depict in the likeness Man, but with wings.
Archaeologists find different images of angels that were made before the appearance of modern religions, for example, the depiction of the goddess Artemis 7th century BC.
In what cultures does it occur?
Angels are found in various religions cultures and myths. Somewhere they are represented as beings fulfilling the will of God, as in Christianity, somewhere themselves are the god of something, for example the Scythian goddess of the land Api is also portrayed as a creature with wings.
Angels are warriors.
Some Angels can be portrayed with weapons in their hands, for example, Archangel Michael, the commander in a war against the forces of evil, can be portrayed with a sword in his hands. Such an example is often a prototype for modern books, films and so on, where angels who fight with someone have different weapons in their arsenal, both magical and not so.
An important role is assigned to guardian angels. In ancient scriptures it is said that every person on Earth has his own guardian angel who protects him and is with him to calm fear and pain. The existence of faith in the existence of such an angel gives a person peace and strength to overcome the hardships of life.
However, there is also a description of the antipode to the guardian angel, the so-called inner demon, who can spur a person to commit evil, sinful actions.
Another embodiment of the guardian angel in the modern world is fairies. We all remember how in fairy tales fairies help people with the help of magic, helping to achieve what seemed unattainable.
Modern images of angels.
In today's world, not only deeply believing people, they are positively positive about the images of angels. The image of an angel is always associated with something bright, kind. Typically, these images are light colors, often it can be a blue color, and wings, mostly white.
In the modern cartoons, for example in the Anime, you can often find such characters, the image of which was posited only from mythology and religions. In manga and in anime films - an angel is a kind of knight guarding something, it can be an evil angel, guarding the dark forces or the angel of good, pursuing the bright side.
Angels in music.
In various musical works, modern and not very often there are references to angels.
Here are a couple of examples:
- Forever Angel, Axel Rudi Pell;
- Going to the run, Golden Earring;
- the song Angel, performed by Adriano Celentano.
Summarizing, you can say that: the symbol of the angel is very important for humanity, is identified with both goodness, love, and opposition and struggle.
By placing such images in the form of religious icons or the form of modern characters of games, comics, films, a person wants to emphasize his feelings of struggle, the love of others, the above said, which is very important for the psychological attitude.