What does finding a single feather mean?
Because of their connection to the Divine, finding feathers was often a sign of good luck or a connection with the spirit world (hence ancient peoples use of feathers in their garments), and while each color of feather represented something different, each one was taken as a sign from God (or Gods), that a Divine
What does finding a feather mean spiritually?
Feathers often symbolize protection, love, the presence of guardian angels, the wind, your creator, and even your connection to your god.
Should you keep a feather you find?
Let’s just get this out of the way up front: Yes, it’s illegal to collect the feathers of native birds, even if you just found them on the ground. The law says that you are not allowed to collect feathers. The technical reason is that native birds and their parts are covered under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.