The Five Pillars
The five pillars design of A.Roma’s logo is inspired by classical Roman architecture. The number 5 not only represents humanity’s five senses of sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste, but also represents the 5 most important aspects of a hotel experience. The number 5 symbolizes balance in western culture whereas the Chinese believe there are five basic elements, namely: water, metal, earth, fire and wood, that make up the universe. Five is also an important number for the different religions of the world. In Christianity, the number 5 represents the five books of Moses, the Pentateuch, as well as representing the Five Graces of God. In Islam, the Five Pillars of Islam are the foundations of everyday Muslim life. In Buddhism the number 5 represents the Five Precepts or Five Virtues, which constitute the basic code of ethics followed by its believers.