*List of Sabian Symbols - From Lynda's book 360 Degrees of Wisdom: Charting Your Destiny With the Sabian Oracle
Aries 1:A woman has risen out of the ocean, a seal is embracing her.
Aries 2: A comedian entertaining a group of friends.
Aries 3: A cameo shows the profile of a man that suggests the outline of his country.
Aries 4: Two lovers are strolling through a secluded walk.
Aries 5: A white triangle is seen; it has golden wings.
Aries 6: A square brightly lighted on one side.
Aries 7: A man successfully expressing himself in two worlds at once.
Aries 8: A woman's hat with streamers blown by the east wind.
Aries 9: A seer gazes intently into a crystal ball before him.
Aries 10: A teacher gives new symbolic forms to traditional meanings.
Aries 11: The president of the republic, or the ruler of one's country.
Aries 12: A flock of wild geese.
Aries 13: A bomb which failed to explode is now safely hidden from discovery
Aries 14: A serpent coiling near a man and a woman.
Aries 15: An indian weaving a blanket in the light of the setting sun.
Aries 16: Brightly clad brownies dancing in the warm dying light.
Aries 17: Two prim spinsters sitting together in silence.
Aries 18: An empty hammock hangs between two lovely trees.
Aries 19: A magic carpet hovers over the depressing reality of everyday life in an industrial area.
Aries 20: A young girl feeding birds in winter.
Aries 21: A boxer is entering the ring.
Aries 22: The gate opens to the garden of all fulfilled desires.
Aries 23: A woman in pastel colours carrying a heavy and valuable but veiled load.
Aries 24: An open window and a net curtain blowing into the shape of a cornucopia.
Aries 25: A double promise reveals its inner and outer meanings.
Aries 26: A man possessed of more gifts than he can hold.
Aries 27: Through imagination, a lost opportunity is regained.
Aries 28: A large disappointed audience.
Aries 29: The music of the spheres.
Aries 30: A duck pond and its young brood.
Taurus 1: A clear mountain stream flows steadily downstream.
Taurus 2: An electrical storm illuminates the heavens and the forests.
Taurus 3: Natural steps up to a lawn blooming with clover.
Taurus 4: The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
Taurus 5: A youthful widow, fresh and soul-cleansed from grief, kneels at an open grave to receive the secret of eternal life.
Taurus 6: A bridge being built across a high narrow gorge.
Taurus 7: The woman of Samaria comes to draw water from Jacob's well.
Taurus 8: A sleigh without snow.
Taurus 9: A christmas tree is decorated and shines in the darkness.
Taurus 10: A red cross nurse with warm sympathy.
Taurus 11: A woman sprinkling long rows of flowers.
Taurus 12: A young couple walk down main street, window shopping.
Taurus 13: A porter carrying a mountain of heavy baggage.
Taurus 14: On the beach, children play while shellfish grope at the edge of the water.
Taurus 15: A man with a silk hat, muffled against the cold, braves a storm.
Taurus 16: An old man is attempting, with a degree of success unsuspected by him, to reveal the mysteries to a motley group.
Taurus 17: A symbolic battle between 'swords' the disciples of might, and 'torches', the disciples of enlightenment.
Taurus 18: A woman airing an old bag through a sunny window to give it air and sunshine.
Taurus 19: A new continent is rising out of the ocean.
Taurus 20: Wisps of clouds, like wings, are streaming across the sky.
Taurus 21: A moving finger points to significant passages in a book.
Taurus 22: A white dove flying straight and fearlessly over troubled waters.
Taurus 23: A jewelry shop filled with the most magnficent jewels.
Taurus 24: An indian warrior riding fiercely with human scalps hanging at his belt.
Taurus 25: A large well-kept public park.
Taurus 26: A spaniard serenading his senorita.
Taurus 27: An old Indian woman selling beads and trinkets.
Taurus 28: A woman in middle life stands in rapt sudden realization of forgotten charms, in unexpected recovery of romance.
Taurus 29: Two cobblers working side by side at a table.
Taurus 30: A peacock parading on the terrace of an old castle.
Gemini 1: A glass bottomed boat reveals undersea wonders.
Gemini 2: A nervous gentleman, dressed in an elaborate Santa Claus costume, is filling Christmas stockings secretly.
Gemini 3: The charming court life at the Garden of the Tuileries in Paris.
Gemini 4: Holly and misletoe bring Christmas spirit to a home.
Gemini 5: A radical magazine or publication, asking for action, displays a sensational front page.
Gemini 6: Workmen drilling for oil.
Gemini 7: An old-fashioned well with the purest and coldest of waters.
Gemini 8: Aroused strikers surround a factory.
Gemini 9: A medieval archer stands with the ease of one wholly sure of himself, bow in hand, his quiver filled with arrows.
Gemini 10: A airplane dives toward the earth as though falling.
Gemini 11: Newly opened lands offer the pioneer new opportunities for experience.
Gemini 12: A black slave-girl demands her rights of her mistress.
Gemini 13: A world famous pianist giving a concert performance.
Gemini 14: Two people, at widely different points, are in conversation with each other by means of telepathy.
Gemini 15: Two Dutch children talking and studying their lessons together.
Gemini 16: A woman activist on a platform giving an emotional speech dramatizing her cause.
Gemini 17: The head of a robust youth changes into that of a mature thinker.
Gemini 18: Two Chinese men talking Chinese in a western crowd.
Gemini 19: In a museum a large archaic volume reveals a traditional wisdom.
Gemini 20: A cafeteria with an abundance of choices.
Gemini 21: A tumultuous labor demonstration.
Gemini 22: Dancing couples crowd the barn in a harvest festival.
Gemini 23: Three fledglings in a nest high up in a tree.
Gemini 24: Carefree children skating on ice.
Gemini 25: A gardener trimming large palm trees.
Gemini 26: Winter frost in the woods.
Gemini 27: A young gypsy emerging from the woods gazes at far cities.
Gemini 28: Society granting bankruptcy to him, a man leaves the court with mixed feelings.
Gemini 29: The first mockingbird of spring sings from the tree top.
Gemini 30: A parade of bathing beauties before large beach crowds.
Cancer 1: On a ship the sailors lower an old flag and raise a new one.
Cancer 2: A man on a magic carpet observes vast vistas below.
Cancer 3: An arctic explorer leads a reindeer through icy canyons.
Cancer 4: A cat arguing with a mouse.
Cancer 5: At a railroad crossing, an automobile is wrecked by a train.
Cancer 6: In spring game birds are feathering their nests.
Cancer 7: Two fairies (nature spirits) dancing on a moonlit night.
Cancer 8: A group of rabbits dressed in clothes and on dignified parade.
Cancer 9: A small naked girl bends over a sparkling pond trying to catch a fish.
Cancer 10: A large diamond in the first stages of the cutting process.
Cancer 11: A clown is caricaturing well-known personalities.
Cancer 12: A Chinese woman nursing a baby whose aura reveals him to be the reincarnation of a great teacher.
Cancer 13: A hand, which is held out receptively, is remarkable for the suggestion of character in its prominent thumb.
Cancer 14: A very old man faces a vast dark space to the northeast.
Cancer 15: A group of people who have overeaten and enjoyed it.
Cancer 16: A man studying a mandala in front of him, with the help of a very ancient book.
Cancer 17: A seed grows into knowledge and life.
Cancer 18: A hen is scratching for her chicks.
Cancer 19: A fragile miss, representative of proud old blood, is wed in a marriage ceremony by a priest to the eager youth of the new order.
Cancer 20: Venetian gondoliers in a serenade.
Cancer 21: A prima donna singing.
Cancer 22: A young woman awaiting a sailboat.
Cancer 23: The meeting of a study group or literary society.
Cancer 24: A woman and two men (or a man and two women) cast away on a small island.
Cancer 25: A leader of men wrapped in an invisible cloak of power.
Cancer 26: Guests are reading in the library of a luxurious home.
Cancer 27: A violent storm in a residential canyon filled with valuable homes.
Cancer 28: An Indian girl introduces her college boyfriend to her assembled tribe.
Cancer 29: A Greek muse weighing new born twins in golden scales.
Cancer 30: A daughter of the American revolution
A man is under emotional stress and blood rushes to his head.
An epidemic of mumps.
A mature woman, keeping up with the times, having her hair bobbed.
A man formally dressed stands near trophies he brought back from a hunting expedition.
Rock formation towering over a deep canyon.
An old fashioned conservative woman is confronted by an up-to-date girl.
The wonder of the constellations of stars in the night sky.
An activist is stirring up discontent by spreading his revolutionary ideals.
Glass blowers shape beautiful forms with their controlled breathing.
Early morning dew salutes the sunlight.
Children on a swing in the safety of a huge oak tree.
An evening garden party of adults.
An old sea captain rocking on the porch of his cottage.
Cherub-like, a human soul whispers into every receptive ear, seeking to manifest.
A street pageant moving along a street packed with people.
Brilliant sunshine just after a storm.
Volunteer church choir makes social event of a rehearsal.
A chemist conducts an experiment for his students.
A houseboat party crowded with revelers; the water reflects its lights.
American Indians perform a ritual to the sun.
Intoxicated chickens dizzily flap their wings trying to fly.
A carrier pigeon fulfilling its mission.
A bareback rider in a circus displays her dangerous skill.
Totally concentrated upon inner spiritual attainment, a man is sitting in a state of neglect of his body.
A large camel crossing a vast and forbidding desert.
After a heavy storm, a rainbow appears.
Daybreak-the luminescence of dawn in the eastern sky.
Many little birds chirping on the lamb of a large tree.
A mermaid has climbed to the rocky shore of a bleak coast, she awaits the prince who will bring her immortality.
An unsealed letter has vital and confidential information.
In a portrait, the best of a man's traits and character are idealized.
A large white cross, dominating the landscape, stands alone on the top of a high hill.
Two guardian angels bringing protection.
Black and white children playing happily together.
A man becoming aware of nature spirits and normally unseen spiritual energies.
A girl takes her first dancing instruction.
An expressionist painter making a futuristic drawing.
Two heads looking out and beyond the shadows.
A boy molded in his mother's aspirations for him.
A bride with her veil snatched away.
A powerful statesman overcomes a state of political hysteria.
Finely lettered names and mysterious lines are seen; it is a family tree.
A fine lace ornamental handkerchief.
Delighted children crowd around the orangutan cage in a zoo.
A volcanic eruption bringing dust clouds, flowing lava, earth rumblings.
Two girls playing with a ouija board.
A swimming race.
A caravan of cars headed for promised lands.
A girl's basketball team.
A royal coat of arms enriched with precious stones.
A lion tamer rushes fearlessly into the circus arena.
Mary and her white lamb.
A flag at half-mast in front of a public building.
A boy with a censer serves near the priest at the altar.
Aristocratic elderly ladies drinking afternoon tea in a wealthy home.
A baldheaded man in uniform has seized power.
A man is gaining secret knowledge from an ancient scroll he is reading.
Having an urgent task to complete, a man doesn't look to any distractions.
A butterfly preserved and made perfect with a dart through it.
The light of the sixth race transmuted to the seventh.
The dawn of a new day reveals everything changed.
A group of young people sit in spiritual communion around a campfire.
A man teaching the true inner knowledge of the new world to his students.
A man watches his ideals taking a concrete from before his inner vision.
A woman feeding chickens and protecting them from the hawks.
A blazing fireplace in a deserted home.
Three old masters hanging in a special room in an art gallery - sometimes they seem to speak to each other.
A canoe is approaching safety through dangerous waters.
A professor peering over his glasses at his students.
Miners are emerging from a deep coal mine.
Children blowing soap bubbles.
In the heat of the noon, a man takes a siesta.
After the storms of winter, a boat landing stands in need of reconstruction.
A retired sea captain watches ships entering and leaving the harbor.
Two men placed under arrest give an accounting for their acts before the tribunal of society.
A gang of robbers in hiding.
A Jewish rabbi in a tiny room full of manuscripts and books, performing his duty.
A crowd upon a beach.
A child giving birds a drink at a fountain.
Chanticleer's voice heralds the rising sun with enthusiastic tones.
A third wing on the left side of a butterfly.
The sight of an autumn leaf brings to a pilgrim the sudden revelation of the mystery of life and death.
An eagle and a large white dove turning constantly into each other.
An airplane sails high in the bright clear sky.
A man alone in deep gloom. Unnoticed, angels are coming to his aid.
Mankind's vast enduring effort to reach for knowledge transferable from generation to generation.
Three mounds of knowledge on a philosopher's head.
A sight-seeing bus filled with tourists.
A broken bottle and spilled perfume
Neighbors help in a house-raising party in a small village.
A youth holding a lighted candle in a devotional ritual gains a sense of the great "other world".
A massive, unchanging rocky shore resists the pounding of the sea.
A gold rush tears people away from their native soil.
Deep-sea divers with special machinery.
The silvery moon shining across a beautiful gem of a lake.
A dentist is hard at work.
A fellowship supper reunites old comrades.
A drowning man is being rescued.
A brilliant assembly of dignitaries at an official embassy ball.
An inventor performs a laboratory experiment.
Telephone linemen at work installing new connections.
Children playing around five mounds of sand.
A girl's face breaking into a smile.
A woman, filled with her own spirit, is the father of her own child.
A quiet path through woods brilliant in autumn coloring.
A parrot listening and then talking, repeats a conversation he has overheard.
A woman drawing aside two dark curtains that closed the entrance to a sacred pathway.
Obeying his conscience, a soldier resists orders.
Hunters protected by heavy clothing are shooting wild ducks.
A rabbit metamorphosed into a nature spirit.
Crowds coming down the mountain to listen to one inspired man.
An x-ray photograph helps with the diagnosis.
American Indians making camp in new territory.
A military band marches noisily on through the city streets.
The king of the fairies approaching his domain.
An Indian woman pleading to the chief for the lives of her children.
Children in Halloween costumes indulging in various pranks.
Retired army veterans gather to reawaken old memories.
The ocean covered with whitecaps.
Two men playing chess.
A little child learning to walk with the encouragement of parents.
An old owl perched high up in a tree.
A game of cricket.
Cupid knocking on the door of a human heart.
Deep within the depths of the earth, new elements are being formed.
A mother leads her small child step by step up the stairs.
A theatrical representation of a golden-haired goddess of opportunity.
In the left section of an archaic temple, a lamp burns in a container shaped like a human body.
A flag turns into an eagle; the eagle into a chanticleer saluting the dawn.
A widow's past is brought to light.
A vast panorama of sand and time is unfolding; the pyramids and sphinx in their glory rise before the eye.
The ground hog looking for its shadow on groundhog day.
Seagulls fly around a ship looking for food.
An easter sunrise service draws a large crowd.
Tiny children playing in sunbonnets.
Pelicans disturbed by the garbage of people move their young to a new habitat.
In winter people are cutting ice from a frozen pond for summer use.
A child and a dog wearing borrowed eyeglasses.
A Chinese laundry.
A group of immigrants fulfilling the requirements for entering a new country.
A bluebird, a sign of good luck and happiness, is standing at the door of the house.
A chubby little rich boy rides upon a hobbyhorse.
A flag bearer in a battle.
The sculptor's vision is slowly but surely taking form.
A splendidly built bridge, a heritage of unknown ages, still spans the beautiful and wildly primitive stream.
A fat boy mowing the lawn.
The pope blessing the faithful.
An Indian chief claims recognition and power from the assembled tribe.
Three stained-glass windows in a gothic church, one damaged by war.
The human soul, in its eagerness for new experiences, seeks embodiment.
A group of people entering a canoe for a journey by water.
Indians - some rowing a canoe while others are dancing a war dance.
Ten logs lie under an archway leading to darker woods.
A veiled prophet speaks, seized by the power of a god.
Birds in the house singing happily.
An angel comes carrying a harp.
An albatross feeding from the hand of a sailor.
Pheasants display their brilliant colors on a private estate.
A student of nature lecturing revealing little-known aspects of life.
A fire worshipper meditates on the ultimate realities of existence.
An ancient bas-relief carved in granite remains a witness to a long-forgotten culture.
In a hospital, the children's ward is filled with toys.
School grounds filled with boys and girls in gymnasium suits.
A young woman surreptitiously bathing in the nude.
The Union Jack flies from a new British warship.
A child of about five carrying a huge shopping bag filled with groceries.
A hidden choir singing during a religious service.
A relay race.
A general accepting defeat gracefully.
A soldier receiving two awards for bravery in combat.
A woman entering a convent.
An oriental rug dealer in a store filled with precious ornamental rugs.
A nature spirit dancing in the mist of a waterfall.
A mountain pilgrimage.
A large aviary.
A woman reading tea leaves.
Directors of a large firm meet in secret conference.
An old adobe mission in California.
An unexpected thunderstorm.
A deserter from the navy stands suddenly aware of a dawning truth: freedom is never the result of compromise.
A Hindu healer glows with a mystic healing power.
A council of ancestors has been called to guide a man.
A masked figure performs ritualistic acts in a mystery play.
A child born out of an eggshell.
Beautiful gowned wax figures on display.
A flag is seen turning into an eagle.
A man who had for a time become the embodiment of an ideal is made to realize that as a person he is not this ideal.
During a silent hour, a man receives a new inspiration which may change his life.
People on a vast staircase, graduated upwards.
A train entering a tunnel.
Two lovebirds sitting on a fence and singing happily.
A big businessman at his desk.
A watchdog standing guard, protecting his master and his possessions.
A man being unmasked at a masquerade.
A forest fire finally quenched.
A large white dove bearing a message.
A woman dissappointed and disillusioned, courageously facing a seemingly empty life.
A rug placed on the floor for children to play on.
A big trained bear sitting down and waving all its paws.
A man turning his back on his passions teaches deep wisdom from his experience.
A butterfly with the right wing more perfectly formed.
A gargage man testing a car's battery with a hydrometer.
An ancient pottery bowl filled with fresh violets.
A tree felled and sawed to ensure a supply of wood for the winter.
A butterfly emerging from a chrysalis.
Moonlit fields, once Babylon, are blooming white.
A crowded public market place.
A squirrel hiding from hunters.
A pertrified forest, an eternal record of a life lived long ago.
Heavy car traffic linking two seaside resorts.
A church bazaar.
A parade of army officers in full dress.
Illuminated by a shaft of light, a large cross lies on rocks surrounded by sea and mist.
A girl blowing a bugle.
The race begins: intent on outdistancing his rivals, a jockey spurs his horse to great speed.
An aviator in the clouds.
Men travelling a narrow path, seeking illumination.
An examination of initiates in the sanctuary of an occult brotherhood.
A sword, used in many battles, is now in a museum.
A woman wrapped in fox fur.
An officer drilling his men in a simulated attack.
In a quiet moment, a creative individual experiences the flow of inspiration.
An easter promenade.
In a huge tent a famous revivalist conducts his meeting with a spectacular performance.
A master instructing his disciple.
A table set for an evening meal.
A little white lamb, a child and a Chinese servant.
A prophet bringing down the new law from the mountain.
A materializing medium giving a seance.
A tiny island seems lost in the broad ocean, but its happy inhabitants have created a great world all their own.
The purging of the priesthood.
A new moon reveals that it's time for people to go ahead with their different projects.
A harvest moon illuminates the sky.
A fertile garden under the full moon.
Light breaking into many colors as it passes through a prism.
A majestic rock formation resembling a face is idealized by a boy who takes it as his ideal of greatness; as he grows up, he begins to look like it.
*With thanks to Deleece Cook for writing these up.