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Calcium carbonicum (Oyster Shell)
This remedy is made of the shell of the oyster. Let's have a look at an oyster: Inside a thick hard calcium-made shell lies a soft and quite formless animal. When the oyster feels at ease it opens its shell and passively lets through the sea water and...
Remedies >> Remedies C
Litha, The Summer Solstice
Litha is also known as the summer solstice, Midsummer, All Couples Day, and Saint John's Day. Litha is one of the fire festivals and occurs on the longest day of the year. This is the time of year when the sun reaches its highest apex, at the Tropic of Cancer....
Holidays >> Mid Summer
An Overview of Different Types of Scrying
Scrying is a method of divination. It consists of gazing into a crystal, a mirror or some water for example, anything shiny really, in order to enter altered mind states...A good cliché that best describes scrying is the gypsy fortune-teller and her large...
Divination >> Scrying
Samhain, The Celtic New Year
Samhain (pronounced Sowain, Sah-uin, or Sahm-hayn) is also called the Celtic New Year, The Third harvest, All Hollows Eve, the Day of the Dead, and of course Halloween. There are many more names for Samhain, but rather then having a different meaning, they...
Holidays >> Samhain
Clairvoyant Observations of Reiki
The last twenty years the healing form named Reiki has been spreading rapidly. There are good reasons for its popularity: during some short courses you’ll get the initiations, symbols and simple instructions that are necessary to practice this gentle form of...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
Mother of Pearl
Receptive. Element: Water & Akasha. Beads/decor made of glossy pearly inside of pearl oyster shell. (Isn't a stone.) Carries the gentle, peaceful healing energy of the sea. Relaxes, soothes emotions, sensitivity, stress....
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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Fibonacci structure in conch shell
Blowing the Conch Shell: a baseline survey of churches
Blowing the Conch Shell: a baseline survey of churches engagement in service provision and governance in the Solomon Islands.
Acoustics of Conch Shell (Experimental Studies)
Research & Entrepreneurship Day. 2010. Acoustics of Conch Shell.
Queen Conch Strombus gigas
Fracture mechanisms of the Strombus gigas conch shell: II
of the aragonitic shell of the giant Queen conch, Strombus gigas, are presented. The crossed . (a) Schematic drawing of the microstructure of the conch shell.

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Clever Dolphins Use Shells to Catch Fish
Honoring Haiti
The concrete man is perched on one knee with his lips pursed to a conch shell. The statue is regarded as symbol of the resistance of the Haitian people.
Hindus celebrate the birth of Lord Krishna
Hanumanth Rao chanted holy hymns and bathed the idol of Lord Krishna in water, yogurt, milk, ghee (clarified butter), sugar and honey from a conch shell.
CARLSBAD: Barrio Fiesta promotes peace, youth center
Jon Fernandez of the Calpulli Omeyocan traditional Aztec dancers blows a conch shell during a blessing during the Carlsbad Barrio Fiesta 2011 celebrating the 20th anniversary of Join Hands Save A Life with a Peace Sunday event.
Beirut's album 'The Rip Tide' just released
Their music is rich in its sound, filling a song with the trumpet, an accordion, and a conch shell. Yep, you heard me right. A conch shell.

Suggested Web Resources

Conch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Conch shells can be used as wind instruments.
Cleaning conch shells
We just returned from the beach with seven conch shells. The conch has already been removed, but we would like to know how to clean the shell (i.e.
Conch Shells |
Family: Strombidae. The conch is the common name applied to many species of mollusks, which are members of the Strombidae family.
Hawaiian Conch Shells | Aloha Hawaii
Pu, a Hawaiian conch shell, is a large seashell played like a ceremonial fanfare trumpet.
Queen Conch (Strombus gigas) - Office of Protected Resources
The queen conch's shell continues to thicken throughout its life.

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