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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...
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Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
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Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
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Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
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Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
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AirAsia Crash Puts Spotlight on Indonesian Town
While the city is 90% Muslim, belief in magic remains widespread and the traditional religion of Kaharingan, a form of animism, still has followers among the indigenous Dayak people, who make up much of the population. The Dayaks once were legendary ...
Borneo Tribe Practices Its Own Kind of Hinduism
What exists in Tumbang Saan is a strange compromise, born of the Indonesian religious system, where government functionaries play a key role in allocating funding and guiding religious doctrine.
Religious law and the problematic marriage law
A ritual hat from the hands of Dayak Ngaju women
The hats are not just aimed at humans but also for divinities or gods in their Kaharingan native religion,” said anthropologist Junita Arneld during Kalimantan's Plaited Arts Festival in Jakarta recently.
Kalimantan's icon on the brink of extinction
The position of enggang gading is illustrated in Dayak carving and art, particularly that of Dayak Iban, Ngaju and Kayaan Kenyah sub-groups. Kaharingan (Dayak religion) which places the birds atop the pyramid of being, in the realm of gods, with other ...

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