Introduction / Using ARAS: The Symbolism of the Cross

[aras-image:7Ak.025,,9,,,Buddha statue from the Gupta Period]
  ... A Buddha image has his left hand and foot webbed showing thus the meeting and crossing of the strands of life
(7Ak.025,). In Greek mythology the first Fate chose the threads of the individual life, the second Fate measured the length of the cord, and the third Fate cut it.