Every nation binds the red flower with deep symbolism. Wild poppy is associated with a desire for the secret of the intimate relationship. They call it a “flower of joy” and its colors can be different – pink, yellow, red, blue, white. The Blue Himalayan poppy is the flower of the snow. Perhaps earlier, even from the Age of Neolithic, the poppy was discovered and the man became acquainted with the qualities and the hidden power in the seed of the flower. The macaques were found in Egyptian tombs dating back 3000 years ago. There is also a recipe prepared by him that stops children crying.
As many countries and peoples around the world, the legends of the poppy are so different. For the Eastern peoples he has been known since ancient times when they used it as a sleeping remedy. The legend of his origins is creeping. When Venus lost her beloved Adonis, she wept fretfully, shedding rivers of tears. Wherever they fell, poppies blossomed there. Therefore, even today, their petals are easy to tear off, like tears.
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