Within the celtic knot work are the elements, the seasons and the universe. Everything is in cycle. The horse is deeply connected to the earth, this is refelcted within the knotwork. The spirit of freedom as well as the connection of a good friend. Within the horse is also the water element symbolic of emotion, horses love deeply and connect through that place. Horses were always important to the Celtic people through many famous stories that spoke of the horse as a sacred animal.