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How Odin Became Santa Claus: Symbolism and Pagan Origins of a Gift-Giving Saint
The story begins in the northern regions of Europe where the supreme god Odin, also known as Wodan among the German tribes, reigned. (He still lives among us in Wednesday, which is Wodan’s day). Odin/Wodan was the god of wisdom, magick and occult knowledge,...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
"Thunder", son of Odin and Earth. The most beloved god of the Viking Age, perhaps seen as the chief god at that time, and often known now as "god of the common man", Thor is best-known for his ceaseless battle against the giants. He is not...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Of Master and Discipline
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Commentary Part 1 The following is a fictional account of a spiritual awakening with a factual basis. This five part series is offered to promote and encourage the practices of the World Mind Society, making the...
Mind >> World Mind
Our Mother Who Art In Heaven
(First some Excerpts from an article by Richard Owen in The Times, London September 10, 1999 ) THE Pope, who this year said that God was not "an old man with a white beard", went a step further yesterday and referred to "God the Mother"....
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu

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James Beard 2016 Finalists Announced: Miami Out of Running
Back in February 2016, Bradley Kilgore showed the most promise to take a Beard back to the Sunshine State. The chef was named a semifinalist in the Rising Star Chef of the Year category and his Wynwood restaurant, Alter, was a semifinalist in the Best ...
Beard transforms Little Rock basketball one win at a time
He replaced the Trojans' all-time winningest coach, Steve Shields, with a little-known Division II coach from Angelo State, Chris Beard. It's safe to say the gamble paid off.
LA is Dead Last in The Country in James Beard Nominations Per Capita
In recent years that has started to abate, as national magazines and roving critics call L.A. the best dining city in America.
Expert Explains Why A Beard Is Technically Pubic Hair On Your Face
The follicles of beard hair are composed similarly to the hair on a man's groin and armpits, according to Dr. Bobby Buka, founder of Greenwich Village Dermatology and section chief at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. "The concentration of sebaceous ...
Japan tube drivers seek damages after bonuses trimmed in beard row
“Growing a beard is an individual freedom, just like choosing clothes or hairstyles,” the suit says, according to the Kyodo News. “The city's grooming standards violate this freedom, which is guaranteed by the constitution.

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