These wonderfully detailed tree of life earrings hang gracefully from the ear. The tree of life carries powerful symbols across many cultures. It symbolizes a connection to the world, people and all things. Like a family tree, it represents family and a connection to your ancestors.The tree of life represents our inner strength and our ability to endure; Although trees weather storms, their roots are strong and deep, and the tree grows back and recovers from adversity. Trees also symbolize rebirth as they lose their leaves in fall and winter, but sprout new buds and life each spring, thereby being born again.