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The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Harding, Deborah
Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
Hulse, David Allen
From an early age, David Allen Hulse has made a diligent study of the alphabets of the ancient world. Even as a child, David possessed a great affinity for the alphabets of Egypt, Phoenicia, and Greece. In college, a reading of MacGregor Mathers' Kabbalah...
Real Interviews >> Authors

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Bengalis and Uttarakhandis — A cursory comparison
While in Bengal, my native State, for a few days I kept on thinking of the prominent characteristics of the people living there—of why they, particularly those who are leading the race, are different from others.
Tales of broken lands
During the 19th century, Kolkata had been broadly divided into the British 'White Town' and the Bengali 'Black Town'. The Jews, Chinese, Greeks, Parsis, Armenians and the Portuguese lived in pockets between these segregated spaces, peacefully ...
In A Language Reborn
It was a cultural renaissance that influenced the naming of children too. Nicknames and proper names are all Bangla, unheard of before 1952. February 21 has now mingled with Bengalis' blood.
Sunday and Monday's area sports calendar and upcoming area events
<p>Sunday, Feb. 28</p><p>HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL</p><p>H.L.
From the master of mystery and macabre
Satyajit Ray was truly one of the last of Bengal Renaissance men. We usually think of him as a filmmaker, but he had other talents too. He was a gifted artist, illustrator, musician, and popular writer of fiction.

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