The pomegranate is mentioned frequently in the Bible and figures prominently in many religious traditions. Here are some quotes mentioning pomegranates in the Bible.
"Thy lips are like a thread of scarlet, and thy speech is comely: thy temples are like a piece of a pomegranate within thy locks." - Song of Solomon 4:3
"I went down into the garden of nuts to see the fruits of the valley, and to see whether the vine flourished, and the pomegranates budded." - Song of Solomon 6:11
"Let us go early to the vineyards to see ... if the pomegranates are in bloom - there I will give you my love." - Song of Solomon 7:12
"I would lead thee, and bring thee into my mother's house, who would instruct me: I would cause thee to drink of spiced wine of the juice of my pomegranate." - Song of Solomon 8:2
"A land of wheat, and barley, and vines, and fig trees, and pomegranates; a land of oil olive, and honey." - Deuteronomy 8:8
"The vine is dried up, and the fig tree languisheth; the pomegranate tree, the palm tree also, and the apple tree, even all the trees of the field, are withered: because joy is withered away from the sons of men." - Joel 1:12
"And beneath upon the hem of it thou shalt make pomegranates of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, round about the hem thereof; and bells of gold between them round about: a golden bell and a pomegranate, a golden bell and a pomegranate, upon the hem of the robe round about." - Exodus 28:33-34