Our Anchors Away Cremation Urn is perfect for your favorite sailor or seaman who has passed on. The beautiful Mother of Pearl anchor on the midnight blue background isn’t only symbolic of the courage and strength your loved one possessed, but it also has a traditional healing property that heightens imagination and intuition.
From a Christian perspective, anchors symbolize stability, certainty and confidence. These three characteristics are found in Jesus Christ and can be experienced by those who follow Him. It is also said that because the world is a “tumultuous” place, Jesus is like an anchor for one’s soul.
For the non-secular, the nautical symbol of an anchor is symbolic of hope because it was often a sailor or seaman’s last resort when faced with stormy or perilous weather. Because of its structure, it is also associated with tranquility, faithfulness and firmness. Therefore, an anchor can help keep one steady during the most troublesome of times. In this case, it would be the death of a loved one that has a family member or friend on uneven ground.
Customers who have chosen this urn wanted to honor service in the Navy aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, another chose this to pay tribute to her father who loved spending time on his sail boat. Whether you are looking for a favorite color or symbolic meaning that will honor your loved one, we can help.