Heron at Sunrise
Many cultures honor the Heron and think it is a significant totem. In Egypt the Heron is considered the creator of light and prosperity; in China it represents strength, purity, patience and long life; In Africa it was thought to commune with the Gods, to name just a few. The heron is at home in Water, Earth and Air which represents diversity and a skill and confidence in moving through changes and transitions easily. Herons are symbolic of many terrific attributes: Calm, Grace, Patience, Longevity, Good Luck, Intelligence, Tranquility and Resourcefulness to name just a few. The sunrise represents illumination, hope, new beginnings and a new chance for awakening and happiness. Its presence in our lives supports us in all these attributes as we have the courage to make changes in our lives.