her name apache rose peacock
i could not speak i was in shock
i told my knees to please knock
-red hot chili peppers
the peacock is a thing of beauty. with velvet shades of blue, green, and purple, the peacock has been highly regarded throughout religious and cultural histories. in hinduism, it's associate with benevolence, patience, kindness, compassion and knowledge. in greco-roman mythology, the peacock's feathers were placed with hundreds of eyes, symbolizing the vault of heaven and the eyes of the stars. in christianity, the bird is an ancient symbol of eternal life. i just think peacocks are unusual and simply striking. so why not incorporate that into your home.
the foundary wallpaper.
the emerald peacock. australia.
global designs. preening pen.
lonny online magazine.
peacock room at sackler gallery.