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A History Of Dreaming - From Ancient Egypt To Modern Day
Dreams have been an important part of the human experince since time immemorial. Fragments of the earliest books come from Egypt, where dreams were considered to be the messages sent from the gods. The Egyptians divided their dreams into three categories: 1....
Parapsychology >> Dreams
The Elements of Color Magick
"Color is the place where our mind and the universe meet each other." Paul Cezanne In magick colors represent a certain energy, goal, person (someone you're working for) or a non-physical being (deity, spiritual force). The magickal color meanings...
Symbology >> Colorology
Celtic Gods and Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
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

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Popular Deities of Chinese Buddhism (Illustrated)
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The Principal Olympian Deities The First Six
An Overview of Classical. Greek Myth. • The First Six Olympian Deities.
Titans and the Elder Deities That Existed Before The Roman
Gaea. Titans and the Elder Deities. That Existed Before The Roman Olympic Gods.

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Diamond Deities: Problems with Pitching Predictors
Last week we took a look at BABIP and how a hitter's patience at the plate can affect it. For today's sermon, we hope to expose some problems with advanced pitching metrics, such as FIP, xFIP, SIERA, and tERA.
Testimonials of divinity
In his 12 paintings that adorn the walls at Sarala's Art World Gallery, even if you can't clearly make out the faces of the deities, you can still understand which god is depicted in each painting.
Religion News in Brief
The American Civil Liberties Union filed the lawsuit, saying the case hinges on not on prayer itself but mentioning specific deities in what is supposed to be a neutral government atmosphere.
The misery of plenty
Why do we seek to cover our gods and deities with the costliest and the most alluring of metal while we condemn a vast majority of the followers to worship their gods with starving stomachs and tattered clothes?
Auctions: Philadelphia auction features Far Eastern art
They include some fine images of Hindu and Buddhist deities, generally at moderate prices. An Indian copper grouping of the popular deity Ganesha dating to around 1300 AD, for instance, has a presale estimate of $500 to $800.

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Deity - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of deities - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Deity | Define Deity at
divine character or nature, especially that of the Supreme Being; divinity. 3. the estate or rank of a god: The king attained deity after his death.
Hindu Deities
A Hindu deity (god or goddess; note small g) represents a particular aspect of the Supreme Being.
deities - definition of deities by the Free Online Dictionary
de·i·ty (d -t , d -). n. pl.

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