In medieval legend, the cup used by Jesus at the Last Supper, and in which Joseph of Arimathea received Christ's blood at the Cross. Quests for it undertaken by medieval knights are described in versions of the Arthurian legends written from the early 13th century onward. Some researchers have concluded that the legendary Holy Grail is simultaneously the womb of Mary Magdalene and the sacred royal bloodline she gave birth to.
Water is the symbolic element of emotion and the unconscious, the color Blue, the Moon or Venus, the Zodiac Signs: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces, the fall season, the sunset, and the cup or grail.
Robert Sepehr is an author, producer and anthropologist.
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