They may be said, in their Masonic use, seventeen classic 3 be symbolic of the readiness for action which should distinguish a warrior, and are therefore of significant service in the system of Masonic Templarism.
In the petition to Lodge Mother Kilwinning in on which the Warrant to Lodge Canongate Kilwinning was granted, nine out of the twelve petitioners append their Marks.
That singular picture by Albrecht Durer of the sixteenth century, Malancolia, shows a Magic Square with many other symbols easily recognized by members of the Masonic institution.
The instructions as they stand at present substantially consist of a direction that any Mark adopted by a candidate and member must consist of any number of odd points connected by lines, with the exception of one special scottish fold kittens indiana containing three points.
Masonic writers have generally given to this word the meaning of "is smitten," deriving it probably from the Hebrew verb macha, to smite.
Brother Marconis de Negre, the Grand Hierophant, is the sole consecrated depositary of the traditions of this Sublime Order.
A subject of much note to the Rosicrucians in the study of the Mysterium Magnum.