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Female Deity

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Views of Deity
Robin and I leaned against the rock. The moon shone full on the rippling waters of the lake behind us, and the night was redolent with the drums and songs of our people. What a night! As the night enfolded us, we quietly discussed the ritual we had just come...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Search for Wholeness: Male-Female Twin Souls
"The worlds are just a playground of the you and I, the colorful mask of the two-in-one, I am in you like you are in me, oh love." Sri Aurobindo wrote these beautiful words, describing the twin soul relationship. Twin souls or twin flames are the...
Spirits >> The Soul
Divinity: Thought We are Many, Are We One?
Dear Questioner, You asked if there was such a thing as Christian Wicca. The simple answer is, of course there is! The tradition of communing with all the lovely fellow spirits in this cosmos goes way back beyond apostolic times. Didn't the Magi (plural for...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Hey! Isn't That Christmas Star a Pentacle?
Isn't that Star of Bethlehem a Pentagram? Well, of course it is. Just as the Saxon Eostra (or whatever spelling catches your fancy) lent her rabbit and name in English to Pasch. Also, the day of Christ's Mass is actually the festival of the birthday of Mithra;...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Am I Damned?: Part 2
CAVEAT: It is impossible to answer a "theological" question simply and correctly at the same time. The reason for this is the fact that the theological arena involves reality not only beyond our capacity to adequately express, but even beyond that,...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
God The Mother
IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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Vestige of ancient cult
Mayurapuri Gramadevatha… these are some of the names by which the deity is addressed. Kolavizhi Amman temple reflects the ancient Tamil culture, footprints of which can be seen across the State. Worship of female power as Sakti/Durga (Kotravai), dates ...
The Ballad of Serena and Maria
Despite not having won a match against Serena Williams since 2004, she has been the highest-paid female athlete in the world for a decade. A decade during which she was taking a metabolic modulator known as Meldonium, which is ...
Infallibility — Hans Küng appeals to Pope Francis
In the Celtic religion, triplism is a recurrent theme representing different aspects of a deity. This recurring motif found in Celtic art and iconography, can still be seen in Romano-British and Gallo-Roman areas.
The hypocrisy of religion
Worship the image of the goddess of learning, but give short shrift to the value of learning itself. Religion teaches us to worship Durga, embodiment of Shakti, the power of femininity.
Queering Difference, Correcting Coakley
As the title of the book suggests, Tonstad is keenly interested in thinking about difference and how, if at all, the Christian concept of Trinity is usable as a way to see difference as inherent in deity itself. In short, gender gets in the way.

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