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- People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
- At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
- Buddha, the enlightened one, is primarily referred to Siddhartha Sakyamuni Gautama, the historical founder of Buddhism. He was a prince of a small kingdom in Kalinga (now Orissa), Northern India.
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
- Norse God of Mischief, Trickery. Divine Catalyst, Breaker of Stagnation, Force for change. Giant brother of Odin. Loki wavers between a weal-bringing culture-hero/trickster and a woe-bringing destroyer. He is responsible for getting the gods most of their...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
- Am I Damned?: Part 2
- CAVEAT: It is impossible to answer a "theological" question simply and correctly at the same time. The reason for this is the fact that the theological arena involves reality not only beyond our capacity to adequately express, but even beyond that,...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
- Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
- The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
- This month's rune, Kenaz, is the sixth rune of the first aett of the Elder Futhark. Thus, we are now one-quarter of the way through our journey into the runes! The phonetic value of Kenaz is the hard "k" sound. One basic meaning of "Kenaz"...
Divination >> Rune Stones
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- ASCESIS. Introduction, etymology and bibliography 1989. -Ivan Illich
- I want to explore the demise of intellectual asceticism as a characteristic of western learning . The etymology of the greek word askéo remains obscure.
- 10 Madras 375 held as under: “The origin of these associations
- then, the term “Mutt” signified the residence of an ascetic or Sanniyasi or Paradesi.
- The Early History of Greed
- 3 Ascetic transformations II: soaring eagles or safety in the. 47 herd ą from anchoritic to .
- SUPPORTING INFORMATION FOR: An aberrant island-dwelling
- that the origin of the “balaur” is traced back to a snake that enters ascetic seclusion for seven years.
- Asceticism and the Consumer Society
- Asceticism and the Consumer Society. Consumerism .
Suggested Web Resources
- ascetic (adj.) - Online Etymology Dictionary
- The Online Etymology Dictionary. Search: Search Mode, Natural Language, Find Look up ascetic at Dictionary.com: 1640s, from Gk.
- Online Etymology Dictionary
- The Online Etymology Dictionary.
- Asceticism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Etymology. The adjective "ascetic" derives from the ancient Greek term askēsis ( practice, training or exercise).
- ascetic - Definition of ascetic at YourDictionary.com
- Definition of ascetic from Webster's New World College Dictionary. Meaning of ascetic. Pronunciation of ascetic.
- Baby Boy Names: Z at Baby Names Pedia - Page 3
- Zahav, gold ... origin, as well as its use, is in the Hebrew ... not popular as a baby boy Zahed, self-denying, ascetic ...
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