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Unformatted text preview: symbolic logic almond aureole fish eye and we'll discuss them in that order. Venn Diagram In symbolic logic, this figure represents the intersection of two sets, a good symbol for the intersection of Art & Geometry. The Vesica as an Almond The vesica is also called the mandorla because of its almond shape, a powerful symbol because a nut is the seed from which a tree grows. The almond is often mentioned in the bible . . . Aaron's Rod in the Old Testament was made of almond wood. In Jeremiah, ". . . behold, the rod of Aaron for the house of Levi brought forth buds, and bloomed blossoms, and yielded almonds." In Exodus, the bowls of the menorah were to be made in the shape of almonds....
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