Flower of Life | Petra, Jordan and the
Flower of Life
Petra (9 B.C. - 40 A.D.), Jordan, and the Flower of
Petra is a historical and archaeological city in the southern Jordanian governorate of Ma'an that is famous for its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system.
The Flower of Life is a
geometrical figure composed of multiple evenly-spaced,
overlapping equal circles, that are arranged so that they
form a sixfold symmetry like a hexagon.
The center of each circle is on the circumference of six
surrounding circles of the same diameter.
The Flower of Life geometrical symbol is over six thousand years old.