1. A symbol used in some Wiccan traditions. It is a metal band worn on the wrist and engraved with the Witch’s Name and Degree. Men wear one of gold and the women wear one of silver. Some traditions have both men and women wearing it on the left wrist. In some traditions the man wears it on his right wrist.
2. In palmistry, lines on the inside of the wrist below the palm.
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Liz Williams, author of the new Modern Handfasting.
Many of the couples whom we handfast ask us to acknowledge Venus in the ceremony. It's a logical choice, since she's one of the great Classical love...