Spirit of the Month
December 2010
Iris, Goddess of the Rainbow

 



Iris © Aris Dervis 2010

Iris © Aris Dervis 2010

 

The Greeks named the flower iris for the Goddess of the Rainbow, the messenger of the gods who would ride on the rainbow to and from earth in her beautiful multi-colored robes.  One of her jobs was to guide the souls of women and girls to the afterworld.In the Secret Language of Flowers the iris has many meanings.  They include:

Good news or a message
Faith and Hope
Victory and conquest
Protection from evil spirits
Eloquence

Iris is available as a greeting card or 8/11 print.

Iris is available as a greeting card or 8/11 print.

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