As one of the symbols of the goddess Ishtar (Astarte), queen of the heavens, Venus is the light bringer. Ishtar star symbolises the gateway to heaven, a life enchanted through love and beauty. She brightens all darkness.
Eight is the number of new beginnings. It represents a radiating person, a self-luminous consciousness in pure darkness.
New beginnings, hope, inspiration, rebirth, love, beauty, wealth, tenderness, attraction, intimacy, direction, and guidance.