Obelisks are found all throughout the world, most notably in Egypt. Often found in pairs in front of temples. The word obelisk is Greek for pointed pillar. It symbolizes the ancient Egyptian sun god Ra and serve a practical purpose as a sundial tracking the suns movement during the day. The obelisk also symbolizes masculine energy, creation, rebirth, harmony, and strength. This geometry embodies a ray of sunlight that amplifies and focuses energy up through the apex.