The Pentacle is a schematic map of the Cosmos. The pentacle represents the Spirit in balance and harmony with the four elements. Earth, Air, Fire, Water. It also represents the 5 virtues; love, wisdom, truth, kindness, justice. They also stand for the four directions, and the centre, the place where you are. It is a symbol of protection. The Pentacle is one of the oldest symbols in the Western world. It is still revered as a sign of witchcraft, the first of all healing arts.