Why does it matter to have symbols in your spiritual life? Why does it matter to have altars? To maintain bowls of clear water and fresh flowers? Why doe sit matter to use incense and candles?
Because they focus your mind and your INTENTION.
Because they express beauty and beauty inspires us. Beauty raises our vibration and makes it easier to become One with the divine Love that creates us.
Symbols, rituals and altars concentrate the mind and focus our intention. They are great tools. How do you use them?