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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
All One People
Standing in their Circle, a group of people reverently turn to face and address the four directions. They call to their Great Mother and Great Father, giving thanks for their many gifts. The Circle is blessed with sweet smoke from sacred herbs and becomes a...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Archetypal Astrology
Jungian Psychology | Archetypal Astrology | The Myths The Horoscope What is below is like what is above. And what is above is like what is below, so that the miracle of the One may be accomplished. -Tabula Smaragdina This is not an explanation of all the...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish

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Some Common Misconceptions about Seasons
Some Common Misconceptions about Seasons. Some or even many students mistakenly believe: • That it is winter because it is cold or because of snow, or that ...
Sixteen common misconceptions about the evolution of cooperation
Sixteen common misconceptions about the evolution of cooperation in humans. Stuart A. West.
Common Misconceptions about Disasters: Panic, the - Agency for
Common Misconceptions about Disasters: Panic, the “Disaster Syndrome,” and Looting. 341. Community Resilience, Not Social Breakdown.
Common Misconceptions About Light Examples of Students Claims
Common Misconceptions About Light. Examples of Students Claims from Round Robin Journaling. • Only shiny objects that I can see myself in reflect light.
Common Misconceptions About Lyme Disease - American Lyme
Common Misconceptions About Lyme Disease. John J. Halperin, MD,a,b Phillip Baker, PhD,c Gary P.

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Myth vs. reality: Army pros dispel common marksmanship misconceptions
The experts at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit shared with Army Times some of the most common misconceptions they see or are asked about in the Army.
Depression: Top 7 Most Common Misconceptions
Depression is not a fun topic. Many people suffer from this devastating affliction each year, and there is a lot of misinformation out there about it. Here are some of the most common misconceptions about it.
Paleo Diet: Top 9 Most Common Misconceptions
Dairy products, potatoes, grains, legumes, refined salt and sugar and processed oils are avoided in this diet. Following this diet can prove to be very healthy for all sorts of people, but there are a lot of misconceptions about this diet.
6 Common Misconceptions About the MS13 Street Gang
One of the most common misconceptions is the idea that the Mara Salvatrucha is a universally homogeneous organization.
Four common money misconceptions about women
One of the most common misconceptions is that women are impulse shoppers. Data from the survey showed that often, the last-minute purchases referred to as impulse buys are made using funds already set aside within a budget. And the majority of ...

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