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Turtle is a symbol of wisdom, longevity and steady progress.
Do you know, how appeared turtles by Chinese, or rather, even an Indian (that's because the culture of ancient China is characterized by infiltration of her many mythological images from India). There was a legend tells of the great battle that took place in antiquity. Mighty giants rebelled against the gods and defeated. And their boards, abandoned on the battlefield, according to the will of the gods spread to the world, grew legs, heads and tails. Thus, according to legend, appeared turtles.