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Yule, the Winter Solstice
ABOUT YULE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT YULE Yule, pronounced "you all", or jol is the Winter Solstice, the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Yule, in Old Norse means, Wheel. As the Wheel of the Year is significant in pagan...
Holidays >> Yule
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Shapeshifting in Celtic Myth
The theme of shapeshifting is found in Celtic myth regardless of the specific country one invesigates. Thoughout my studies of Celtic lore I have found that there were very specific reasons or circumstances for shapeshifting. These reasons fall into at least...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Hey! Isn't That Christmas Star a Pentacle?
Isn't that Star of Bethlehem a Pentagram? Well, of course it is. Just as the Saxon Eostra (or whatever spelling catches your fancy) lent her rabbit and name in English to Pasch. Also, the day of Christ's Mass is actually the festival of the birthday of Mithra;...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
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
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic

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Birth Certificate Request
BIRTH. Application for Certified Copy of Maryland Birth Record. BIRTH.
long-form birth certificate - The White House
ADH: Birth Records
Arkansas Vital Records has birth records dating from February 1, 1914 through the present. There are a limited number of birth records available prior to 1914.
HD1105F REV 08//07. BIRTH. Application for Certified Copy of Birth Record.

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FIRST ON 3: Memorable day for women who gave birth during Hurricane Irene
We've heard reports that two other mothers who gave birth during the storm are considering using Irene as a middle name for their newborn daughters.
Sylvania Twp. family welcomes twins
The couple, who made national news in 2009 when Mrs. Savage was implanted with the wrong embryos at a fertility clinic and later gave birth, have welcomed home newborn twin daughters. The girls, Reagan Linda and Isabella Jennifer, were born on Aug.
Jessica Alba Makes Post-baby Appearance in Just Two Weeks
By IBTimes Staff Reporter | August 28, 2011 6:33 AM EDT Jessica Alba, 30, gets back to the normal schedule and was looking in remarkable shape, just two weeks after giving birth to the second daughter.
New mothers choose "tied tubes" over IUDs: study
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Very few women choose to get an intrauterine device (IUD) inserted soon after giving birth, even though it's one of the most effective methods of long-term contraception, according to a new study.
Does birth order impact your life?
Do you think birth order affects how one behaves in later life? Share your comments below. Does birth order impact your life?

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Birth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Birth (calving in livestock and some other animals, whelping in carnivorous mammals) is the act or process of bearing or bringing forth offspring.
Birth (2004) - IMDb
Directed by Jonathan Glazer. With Nicole Kidman, Cameron Bright, Lauren Bacall, Danny Huston.
Birth Story Diaries
A large collection of birth experiences photographed as they happen.
Birth Certificates - Oklahoma State Department of Health
Certified copies of Oklahoma birth certificates are available at the Oklahoma State Department of Health Vital Records Service.
Video: Live birth: Water birth | BabyCenter
As a labor and delivery nurse, she's seen the best and worst of birth. For her, warm water is the ultimate pain reliever during labor.

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