Water Animal Totems

water animal totems

Swimming With Water Animal Totems and Meanings

Creatures that are associated with water have oceans of information to share with us. Quite often, we find ourselves gravitated to a certain water baby, like the dolphin or sea lion. When that happens, it’s important to know about water animal totems. This article gives you a list of water totem meanings and more.

Water animal totems are as vast with meaning as the sea itself.

Water is a powerful symbol in itself.

It’s a sign of cleansing, freedom and mobility. Most significantly, water as a symbol is a universal expression of the unconscious.

Therefore, water animal totems help us reveal and identify our hidden thoughts or actions.

When these creatures find their way into our lives they need to be honored. If we pay attention, they will aid us in identifying our hidden motives, motives that aren’t quite healthy for us. Even better, by observing and being open our water animal totems, we learn the ways of simpler, more positive paths of thought, thus replacing the hidden negative ones.

Water critters are invariably bright and playful. Living up to the freedom that the water sign embodies, water animal totems remind us to live with that same unbridled freedom.

We would do well to follow the example of these creatures, and live as if we have no limits.

If you have identified one of your animal totems to be of the water realm, you are in for a wonderful journey as you learn more of the ways of the water creature.

“The world’s finest wilderness lies beneath the waves.”

~Wyland, Marine Life Artist

I hope you enjoy learning more about these water animal symbol meanings – just click on the images or links below for more information on each creature.

In-Site Links to WaterAnimal Totems and Totem Meanings

I hope you enjoy looking through these pages about water animal totems and symbolic meanings of water creatures. Check back again soon, as more wonderful water creature meanings are added to this page. Thanks for reading!

An Important Note About Signs, Symbols and Their Meanings

Signs and symbols cultivate their meanings according to culture, context, passage of time, and mass societal opinion. What’s cool and highly important is that signs and symbols earn their most powerful meanings from our own personal perspectives.

This website strives to provide you with the best, time-honored information when defining signs and symbols. However, in the final analysis, “Beauty (and symbolism) is in the eye of the beholder.”

Having said that, it’s in our best interest to invest the time to do personal research on symbolic events happening to us. This website is just one perspective in an ocean of variety and diversity in the realm of symbolism. So dive in! There is a whole universe of deeper meanings to explore! You can start your research by clicking on the links at the end or to the side of this page. Odds are good I’ve got a follow-up article about this symbolic topic. ?

As always, thanks for your willingness to learn more about the language of symbolism. It’s a language that is universal and everywhere. It’s super-groovy to travel with you on your symbolic path, and maybe offer a little translation along the way. Thanks for reading and exploring!