Starfish: The arms of the Starfish represent guidance through the unknown. Starfish are also symbolize faith and comfort.
--Starfish is a universal symbol of divine love.
--In Christian symbolism the Starfish represents the Virgin Mary (Stella Maris means Star of the Sea), who lovingly creates safe travel over troubled waters and is also seen as an emblem of salvation during trying times.
--The star and the starfish are seen as celestial symbols, and as such, they represent infinite divine love. In addition to love, the Starfish also holds characteristics such as guidance, vigilance, inspiration, brilliance and intuition.
--In Egyptian mythology, the Starfish is one of the many titles of the goddess Isis, under which she was adored by tempest-tossed sailors. The attributes of a marine deity may have been bestowed on Isis by the sea-faring Greeks of Alexandria. On this hypothesis Sirius, the bright star of Isis, was the true Stella Maris.
--In ecology, the starfish is considered a keystone species. It is one of the species that play a critical role in maintaining the structure of an ecological community, affecting many other organisms in an ecosystem and helping to determine the types and numbers of various other species in the community.
Perfect for beach brides and beach weddings! starfish necklace. So pretty and super shiny. Each starfish is a little different in shape and organic form. Lovely for beach wedding, cruise, vacation, or everyday wear.