Extrasensory and magical practices have a long path of development. It led to the accumulation of enormous symbolic luggage. This secret language surrounds us in modern life. Majority of esoteric figures in most cases remain incomprehensible to unprepared people. The themes of esoteric symbols are extensive.
Generally, it can be divided into Antique signs, Kabbalistic signs, Pagan images, and Occult symbols. The first one originates from the artifacts of ancient civilizations, the carnal painting of a primitive man. Some signs of this type have references to the legends and myths of ancient peoples.
So, among them, there are many images not only with deities, but also monsters, fabulous animals. Pagan images include various attributes from the worship ceremonies and natural phenomena. Figures in shaman rituals, fetishes, signs of Hinduism and Confucianism are in some sense part of the named group.
Among the famous pagan figures are Slavic signs, symbols of ancient Celts and Vikings. Kabbalistic signs originate from Jewish traditions. Major of them have already managed to migrate to satanic rituals. Pentagram is also a type of Kabbalistic signs. Occult figures are the most popular nowadays. Such images are mostly relating to astrology, numerology, experimental science, extrasensory.
Esoteric symbols are crucial parts of subterrestrial knowledge. It is rather difficult today to compose a unique description of this or that symbol. In most cases, the true meaning of every image is determined by the specific use situation.