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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
Sun Fire Laughing
At the center of every creation Fire dances, laughing, conjuring, holding the chill of the void at bay. Like both the charmer and the snake, he warms the Earth to jump from its slumber, calling all life to stand and reach for him in the heavens, calling all...
The Elements >> Fire
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
The Rainmaker's Apprentice
Once a Rainmaker and her new apprentice were traveling through the forest. When they stopped at a stream to fill their canteens, the apprentice asked the Rainmaker if she could call the rain. "Well," said the Rainmaker, as she looked about them at...
Poetry & Fable >> Fables
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
Pagan Musings
We're of the old religion, sired of Time, and born of our beloved Earth Mother. For too long the people have trodden a stony path that goes only onward beneath a sky that goes only upwards. The Horned God plays in a lonely glade for the people are scattered...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Doodling Google the Odia way
The following word G is from the Odissi dance with the posture of a shringara nayika in the darpani mudra.
Sony pushes for a happy India in IPL campaign
The campaign, created by DDB Mudra Group's Mumbai office, kicked off with an anthem early last week. ... “We had already been through a gamut of emotions (through our advertising campaigns each year) with the whole fun, dance and song routine.
BJP asks MPs to take budget to the people
They have scripted their fate
Multitasking comes naturally to a bunch of women in Bhubaneswar who are using their skills in arts, crafts, designing and even marketing to set up enterprises. These lady entrepreneurs had gathered today at the Udaan Exhibition, which was held at World ...
Mudra dance festival begins tomorrow
The 12th edition of the Mudra National Dance Festival will begin on Wednesday. The five-day festival will blend workshops and performances of various Indian dance forms including Mohiniyattam, Bharatanatyam, Odissi, Kuchipudi, Manipuri, and courtesan ...

Suggested Web Resources

List of mudras (dance) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
One of the most striking features of Hindu dance is the use of hand gestures. Speaking in dance via gestures, rather than orally, in order to visually convey outer ...
52 Dance Mudras « Shakti Bhakti
Listing of all 52 dance mudras, with Sanskrit and English names.
Mudra Dance Studio
Dance classes for all ages, levels and ethnicities in a fun filled atmosphere. We are ... Mudra Dance Studio's Performing Group is a blend of diverse dancers and  ...
learn asamyuta hasta mudras - bharatanatyam - laya bhava dance
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Bharatanatyam Mudras or Hastas (Single Hand) | Online
Jan 3, 2008 Page describes the single hand Bharatanatyam Mudras or Hastas. ... I was having a lot of trouble for preparing for my dance test but after ...

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