The Spider is an ancient symbol of mystery, power, and growth. The Spider symbolism means that our choices construct our lives – just as Spider weaves its web, we must weave our lives. By weaving, Spiders give us the idea that we manipulate our thinking in order to construct the life we wish to live. Let us see below how Spider symbolism can be classified.
Spider Symbolism Facts & Meaning: A Totem, Spirit & Power Animal
1) As a TOTEM Animal
When we say TOTEM, it means that an animal which is believed by our society to have a spiritual significance, it teaches us of balance between past and future, physical and spirit, and male and female. It shows us that the past is always interwoven with future.
The Spider’s body is shaped like number 8 and it has 8 legs which means that we have endless possibilities of creation. People who are born with a Spider Totem have symmetrical souls. They can maintain a good balance between physical realm and spirituality. They have a very nice understanding of unraveling the most difficult patterns and converting them into the most useful and positive things.
2) As a POWER Animal
When we see a Spider, we see a very delicate creature but nature has gifted it with incredible powers. Spider weaves a positive web that supports our soul. Spider and snake are closely similar in symbolism. It is the creative force weaving the design of life and fate. Along with the Spider, you can create your existence and capture the magic of the moment. We have the power to create what happens in our lives but we must realize this: the choices we make along with our attitude to see things is the biggest and most powerful factor in deciding what will happen in our life.
3) As a SPIRIT Animal
Spider as a spirit animal comes into our life to give a start with our creativity and imagination. It tells us that it is the right time to put life into ideas and imagination, and to convert it into reality. Time has come to fly to start weaving a strong web and overcoming all challenges that come in your way. It appears as a messenger from another realm calling you to connect with pure energy within yourself. If a Spider appears to you, it means that now is the time to look at yourself as the center of your own world. It tells to create your own world and make your own destiny.