Ancients Celts (Druids) believed that trees had many special powers. These trees also provided food, warmth and shelter to human beings. The Celts used to stay only in those places which had presence of these trees.

Explaining the Hidden Meaning of the Celtic Tree of Life

Celtic Tree of Life~ Ancient Celtic (Druids) believed that the trees had many special powers. The Celtic tree of life symbol characterizes the harmony and balance of universe.

Tlaloc, Aztec god of rain, water, and fertility, usually shown with goggles.

Tlaloc, Aztec god of rain, water, and fertility, usually shown with goggles.( he looks strangely modern)

Africa | Mask from the Malinke people of Mali | Wood decorated with sheet metal

Africa Mask from the Malinke people of Mali Wood decorated with sheet metal

Africa | Anthropomorphic mask "banda" or "kumbaruba" from the Baga people of Guinea | Wood; white, turquoise and dark red paint. Framed with a compact grass collar | ca. 1914.

Africa Anthropomorphic mask "banda" or "kumbaruba" from the Baga people of Guinea.

Africa | Face mask from the Nunuma people of Burkina Faso | Wood, encrusted patina and polychrome paint.

Nunuma polychrome mask, Burkina Faso wood, encrusted patina, paint, cm) via tribal-art-auktion.

Africa | Bwa 'sun' Mask . Burkina Faso

Bedu Mask - Orient House specialises in just-imported antiques for Australia. Enquire online now.

Hopi Drawings of Kachinas (1903) | The Public Domain Review

Drawings of various Hopi kachinas created mainly by a 30 year old Hopi man named Kutcahanauu or White-Bear, hired in 1903 by the American anthropologist Jesse Walter Fewkes to visually record the hundreds of different kachinas revered by the tribe.

Harris popularizó una explicación ecológica sobre el culto a la vaca en el hinduismo.  Attribution: Copyrighted to Himalayan Academy Publications, Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii.

In the Hinduism religion, cows are sacred animals and it would be a taboo to slaughter one.

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