About this artwork
The most popular calla lily meaning these days is that of purity, faithfulness, and holiness, says artist Jo Galang. The flower is often depicted in images of the Virgin Mary. For millions of Christians all over the world, calla lilies are a symbol of rebirth and resurrection. This ties into the resurrection of Jesus Christ. These precious flowers are long associated with natural beauty and are symbolic of a wide assortment of things, many of which date back to Greek, Roman, and Egyptian legends.