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King Pentheus and his fateful encounter with the god Dionysus
The story of king Pentheus and his fateful encounter with the god Dionysus is both horrifying and carries a certain warning. There arrived one day in Thebes a dancing god of great beauty and magnetism. So strong was his pull that all the women in that town...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Pisces
Renewal, Worship, Cocoa and Home
from the valley floor i watch as the first green-gold rays a hint of glory to come burst victoriously from behind blue mountains capped with blinding white in the distance dim and barely heard the crow of a rooster lowing of cattle snowbirds begin their daily...
Poetry & Fable >> Poetry
Worshipping a god or goddess in fact is paying homage to the great shining light at the core of your being. You acknowledge that there is more than everyday reality and honor it. The various godheads are different 'gestalts', energy beings, or facets of the...
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros
King James Bible: John, Chapter 4
Chapter 4 4:1 When therefore the Lord knew how the Pharisees had heard that Jesus made and baptized more disciples than John, 4:2 (Though Jesus himself baptized not, but his disciples,) 4:3 He left Judaea, and departed again into Galilee. 4:4 And he must...
New Testament >> John
Wicca: It's Traditions and Concepts
What is Wicca? | Wiccan Traditions | Wiccan Concepts What is Wicca? 'An it Harm None, Do what Thou Will' shall be the whole of the law. It's the rede that most Wiccan witches around the world bind themselves to. What exactly is Wicca? It's a religion based on...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Jezebel was a Phoenician princess and the daughter of Ethbaal, the king of Baal-worshipping Sidonians. Jezebel literally means
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian

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The origin of our epics
In pre-Hellenic Greece, Demeter was associated not with Dionysus but a young Goddess. The story of Sita, an incarnation of Laxmi or the Goddess of wealth, reflects a connection with Demeter. ...
MODERN TO ITS ROOTS: 'The Burial at Thebes' opens at UNCW
Masks were a way to worship Dionysus. The chorus will congregate at the Greek theatre's entrance, known as “parodos,” which has been constructed by set designer Randall Enlow. Enlow created a palace, throne area, burial vault, and cave.
The Horned God: Not As Old As You Think
The deities I worship are centuries old, existing before Christianity, and my ritual system has its origins in at least the Medieval Period (and I'm of the opinion that it's even older than that).
What the Devil? Paganism & Satanism
Lately I found myself reasserting my opinion that there is nothing of much (any…) spiritual or occult value in 'Satanism', or the worship of the various beings known as Satan, Lucifer or the Devil, or in the occultism derived from self-labelled Satanism.
“Gods and Mortals at Olympus” exhibition at Onassis New York Center

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