magical bird

The Persian Simurgh – always a female – is known to be a defeater of poisonous snakes, and knowledgeable in the healing arts.
Asni’s Art Blog: Simurgh

Asni’s Art Blog: Simurgh

The Persian Simurgh – always a female – is known to be a defeater of poisonous snakes, and knowledgeable in the healing arts. Read More »

Asni’s Art Blog: Phoenix

Asni’s Art Blog: Phoenix

The phoenix remains popular: A symbol of new beginnings, of adversity overcome, and of reinventing oneself, perhaps. Read More »

Asni’s Art Blog: Quetzalcoatl

Asni’s Art Blog: Quetzalcoatl

In the next few blogs, I will have a look at magical birds - messengers between the human realm and the supernatural in many cultures. First off, Quetzalcoatl: the feathered snake of the Mexicans. Read More »