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Samhain - October 31st
The Celtic year is divided into halves, marked by the two great Fire Festivals of Samhain and Beltaine. The period from Samhain to Beltaine is called "an Ghrian beag" or the "lessor Sun", and the period from Beltaine to Samhain is called &q...
Holidays >> Samhain
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
A Ritual for Samhain
Samhain is a when the Spirit world is at it's closest to our world. One of the many ways to honor this fact is: to leave and offering by your back door. Leave and empty place setting for a departed loved one and your dinner table. Samhain is one the favored...
Holidays >> Samhain
Summer is at its end and the last harvest is taken in. The cold season returns, all of nature seems to die and the nights become long. It is the beginning of Samon, the dark half of the year. The veil between the land of the living and the land of the dead...
Holidays >> Samhain
Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
The Skeptical Witch
The Choir finished the last notes of the worship service. I sit down in unison with 3000 other people preparing to hear the word of the Lord from Apostle Benjamin. The worship service does not touch me. The words of the Apostle are empty for me. My mind is in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Morrighan (the), Morrigan, Morrigu
("Great Queen", "Specter Queen", "Supreme War Goddess" or "Queen of Phantoms or Demons") Irish/Celtic. The Dark aspect of the Celtic Triple Goddess. Crone aspect of the Goddess. Great Mother. Moon Goddess. Great White...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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How Did the Quranic Pagans Make a Living? - School of Historical
Author(s): Patricia Crone. Reviewed work(s): Source: Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Vol. 68,.
Crone Magazine #5 (Reprint Excerpt)
Crones!” went out to that list, fifteen women subscribed, and our journey began. What happened next?
Crone Magazine #4 (Table of Contents Only)
from a Midlife Goddess by Lady Willow. Healing our own emotional pain is often left for last until we are poised on the brink of becoming crones. I like to think of ...

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Alan Crone's Weather Blog: Fog North, Rain South
The sky temporarily cleared out late last night and this allowed dense fog to develop this morning across part of eastern OK.
Alan Crone's Weather Blog: More Rain On The Way
Another round of showers and thunderstorms will arrive today. Some could be strong to severe, even this morning, across part of southeastern and east-central OK.
Why I am a Queen and Not (Yet) a Crone
I am not a Crone. I was not a Crone on my 50th birthday. I was not a Crone when my periods were officially declared over after thirteen months of no shows.
Alan Crone's Weather Blog: Nice Weekend, But Active Next Week
The temperatures are cool this morning with most locations in the mid-30s. The first day of the Bassmaster Classic will have great weather with south winds and sunshine at Grand Lake.
Alan Crone's Weather Blog: Another Windy Day
A few showers and storms did form last night as a fast moving short-wave moved across the area. A few severe storms were also noted with some hail across part of Pontotoc, Pittsburg, and Pushmataha Counties. A few lingering showers may occur early this ...

Suggested Web Resources

Crone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The crone is a stock character in folklore and fairy tale, an old woman. In some stories, she is disagreeable, malicious, or sinister in manner, often with magical or ...
Crone Middle School :: Home
Includes news, staff profiles, PTA, curriculum, and contact information. District # 204.
Crone | Definition of Crone by Merriam-Webster
The old crone lived alone. <a run-down house that was inhabited by a cantankerous crone who kept to herself>. Origin of crone.
Crone Magazine - Women Coming of Age Home
Crone Magazine - Women Coming of Age explores the gifts and concerns of women who seek to fully embrace Earth's cycles of life, death, transformation and  ...
Crone | Define Crone at
1350-1400; Middle English < Middle Dutch croonie old ewe < Old North French caronie carrion. Related forms. Expand.

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