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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
Poetry & Fable >> Short Stories
14 - Art
The word Art refers to the alchemist art of transforming matter through purification from an imperfect state into a perfect one. This was done by first analysing and transforming the different elements and then mingling opposites in the right proportions. But...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Our Mother Who Art In Heaven
(First some Excerpts from an article by Richard Owen in The Times, London September 10, 1999 ) THE Pope, who this year said that God was not "an old man with a white beard", went a step further yesterday and referred to "God the Mother"....
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Candle Magick: A Basic Guide to the Art
Research your spell– colours, herbs, gems, moon and astrological phases. Create a visualisation for your intent, a symbol, maybe a rune? Light incense and cast your sacred circle. Invoke the deities needed for your work. Relax, ground and centre. Now you need...
Spells >> Charms

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Artistes call it a nightmarish experience
She performed along with the 8,500 artistes at the opening ceremony of the festival organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living Foundation, and was to perform again for the grand finale on Sunday.
Ancient Jain, Hindu art saved from going under hammer
In a major embarrassment for Christie's, two ancient Jain and Hindu statues estimated to be worth $450,000 (`30,137,625) were seized just four days before auction, by US officials who swooped on the international art auction house, according to the ...
Several world leaders skip Art of Living event
While AOL officials contacted by The Hindu did not return calls and messages on the Zimbabwean statement, a senior MEA official denied that there was any issue regarding official protocol. “As head of state on a private visit, Mr.
Army officers find it demeaning
There is widespread anger in military circles against the government's decision to deploy the Army for building two pontoon bridges for the World Cultural Festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living foundation.
Santa Barbara Museum of Art Exhibit to Showcase Hindu Deities
The Santa Barbara Museum of Art in California will showcase images of Hindu deities in an upcoming exhibition, “Puja and Piety,” which will run from April 17 to Aug. 28, 2016. It includes a 12th-century volcanic stone sculpture of Shiva, 11th-century ...

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