|Digging for "doves".|
|One of the "doves" from the center of the shell.|
To see the Sand Dollar for what its name suggests, a talisman that invokes divine and sanguine wealth, will ultimately lead you to a place of spiritual enlightenment and inner peace."
From the book Animal Dreaming.
I'm not a Christian, but I do like the legend above, it kind of makes it a little more special when you find one on the beach .
I like the above photo as an expression of hope, as Turtle Dreaming is meant to represent Mother Earth according to the Animal Dreaming book.
With the turtle, you are being reminded that we are 'all related' and that, even when you believe yourself forsaken, you are being cradled and nurtured by Mother Earth.