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I can't believe I'm now starting on the Second Aett of the Elder Futhark. Time is indeed flying by! Looks like this is a highly auspicious, or at least a very fitting time for me to write this article! While Hagalaz literally means "hail" as in ice...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Shapeshifting in Celtic Myth
The theme of shapeshifting is found in Celtic myth regardless of the specific country one invesigates. Thoughout my studies of Celtic lore I have found that there were very specific reasons or circumstances for shapeshifting. These reasons fall into at least...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 7
MAKING FRIENDS WITH NATURE AND NATURAL LAW The fall of human society has not occurred overnight. It has taken many centuries, many millennia in fact, for the Divine potentials and inherent genius of the human being to degrade into the modern...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Thurisaz is the third rune of the first aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark, and has the phonetic value of "TH." Thurisaz is reconstructed Common Germanic for a creature later called Thurs or Jotun. These are the Giants of Norse Mythology....
Divination >> Rune Stones
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology

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Ruapehu Lahar Residual Risk Assessment
led to the Tangiwai rail disaster. Some scenarios involve lower, less damaging flows.
Jan 3, 2011 1953 and the railway disaster at Tangiwai, which claimed the life of the fiancée of the NZ player Bob Blair.
Slice of Heaven exhibition credits - What's the time
At the scene of the railway disaster at Tangiwai, December 1953.
to visit the site of the Tangiwai rail disaster,. • to consider the condition of four of the existing IPENZ heritage plaques,.
Whangaehu River west of Tangiwai, near Waiouru.

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On This Day: New Zealand rail bridge collapses and kills 151 in Christmas Eve
The train, which was travelling at 40mph, could not come to a halt in time to avert the disaster at Tangiwai, which means “weeping waters” in the Mauri language.

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Tangiwai disaster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Tangiwai disaster on 24 December 1953 was the worst rail accident in New Zealand history.
Tangiwai Railway Disaster 1953 - New Zealand Disasters - Kids
At the time, Tangiwai was the eighth biggest railway disaster the world had seen. It is still the fifth worst disaster in New Zealand's recorded history.
Tangiwai railway disaster |, New Zealand history
Lippy Pictures - Tangiwai: A Love Story
Tangiwai: A Love Story. Picture. Lippy Pictures is a New Zealand-based screen many, were shattered by the train disaster at Tangiwai on Christmas Eve 1953.
Tangiwai Historic Reserve

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