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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic
Spider: Grandmother of Creation
At the dawn of summer, in the warmth of springtime, Spider peeks her head out and begins again to spin her tale. Her tale, like her web is spiral, each year bringing greater more elaborate worlds and possibilities into manifestation. Her story, her web is the...
Symbology >> Animals
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
Irish Myth Cycles
The myths and legends of a people are central to it's religion. It is from these stories that we derive our attitudes towards people and nature, and understand our deities. The famous and infamous deeds of a people's past, human and divine, provide a sense of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian

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DR. CUMMINGS: The myth of creation
All of us love a good myth: Santa Claus; the Tooth Fairy, Venus and Mars, and yes, let me respectfully add in spite of some disagreement: Adam and Eve, too. We find our naked couple in the second creation myth in Genesis 2:2. The first creation myth ...
Creation myth and the ANC cremating our democracy
The discovery at the beginning of the 20th century of a "sub-conscious" wish that finds itself in speech was one of the amazing wonders of how the human brain functions.
Creation Myths: Sunflower Bean Interviewed
Julia Cumming is talking about a song her band, psych-rock three piece Sunflower Bean, have just finished demoing. The constant drone of building work underway in her Manhattan home has no chance of competing with her enthusiasm. She's so excited ...
Eschewing Pop Ideology: An Interview With Grimes
“It sounds ridiculous, but we weren't planning to make a music video,” she explains, apparently wary that it sounds like she's weaving her own set of Grimes creation myths. “My brother came with me on tour and we were going to make a kind of a tour diary.
Seal Meat and Caribou Offer a Taste of Canada's Inuit Identity
“Every culture has its creation myth. The story of Sedna is ours. She gives us animals.

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