Seven-pointed star (septagram) or Fairy star (popular Pagan symbol) embodies individuality, uniqueness, creativity, and intelligence. The seven directions: North, South, East, West, Above, Below, seven elements: Earth, Air, Fire, Water, Life, Light, Magick , Seven notes in a musical scale: Do, Re, Mi, Fa, So, La, Ti, seven (visible) colors in a rainbow, universal balance, a symbol for earth(four sides)united with the trinity, representing heaven over earth. All is well, and in balance.
A pentagram is the shape of a five-pointed star drawn with five straight strokes. The word pentagram comes from the Greek word pentagrammon (pente="five" + grammē="line"). The word "pentacle" is sometimes used synonymously with "pentagram". The word Pentemychos ("five corners" or "five recesses") was the title of the cosmogony of Pherecydes of Syros. Here, the "five corners" are where the seeds of Chronos are placed within the Earth in order for the cosmos to appear.
5-Pointed Star in One Snip Any time of the year it’s good to know this trick! It’s so simple, you know you’ll try it and once you do you’ll never forget this easy way. I love knowing that Betsy Ross was a good designer. Bookmark this post or copy it somewhere,…it’s that handy! One hint before you try this: Start with a sheet of paper 8 1/2 by 10 inches
Seven-Pointed Star How many of you are familiar with the symbol above? The seven-pointed star above is known as an elven star, or faerie star, septagram, or septacle. It is said that the seven points of the star are representative of the seven stars called Pleiades, or seven sisters star cluster. The number 7 is a very magickal number, and is considered sacred in many traditions. You may sometimes see the points on the star labeled as follows: Earth, Air, Fire, Water, Above, Below, Within.