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About Alchemy
"The science of alchemy I like very well, and indeed, 'tis the philosophy of the ancients. I like it not only for the profits it brings in melting metals, in decocting, preparing, extracting and distilling herbs, roots; I like it also for the sake of the...
Mystic Sciences >> Alchemy
Ever Seen an Aura?
Of course you have, or at least a picture of one! Although aura reading has become stock in trade for some psychics, everyone has seen pictures of what aura readers visualize with their "third" eye. Consider the paintings of the birth of Christ that...
Body Mysteries >> Auras
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Astrological Emphasis: Taurus, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Taurus: April, 21st- May, 20th. This article applies to Taurans during 2001. General Taurus is the first Earth sign; it is characterised by the fact that people born under this sign love having solidity they can count on -such...
Astrology >> Taurus
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Art during the Age of Faith
The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology

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He was one of the greatest of all Venetian artists, but who was Giorgione?
Giorgio da Castelfranco, or Giorgione (“Big George”) was one of the great inventive painters of the Italian Renaissance.
Walter Pomeroy Is San Diego's Everyman Art Collector
Pomeroy has 44 pieces by Morris, who is considered one of San Diego's most prominent artists. It's not just two walls. Every inch of Pomeroy's wall space is covered in art.
Phipps' Spring Flower Show brings art to life
The flower show's theme, “Masterpieces in Bloom,” celebrates the works of Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Gustav Klimt and other famous painters of various art movements and historical periods.
How a Rembrandt Masterpiece Evolved
The show will also include self-portraits of a young Rembrandt, along with etchings and drawings of scenes from the life of Jesus that illustrate the development of Rembrandt's style, and those of his friend and colleague Jan Lievens.
Van Valkenberg known for her creative spirit
Sometimes, the work in progress underwent several transformations before she found a balance between background and foreground, as was the case with her “fabric painting” of Georgia O'Keefe, the famous painter from Wisconsin. She began with a ...

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