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Origins of the Celts
Two new groups of people emerge in Central Europe during the late Neolithic (New Stone Age) period, one certainly immigrant. Each group may be distinguished archaeologically by characteristic artifacts found in their respective burial sites. One was a Bell...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
How Odin Became Santa Claus: Symbolism and Pagan Origins of a Gift-Giving Saint
The story begins in the northern regions of Europe where the supreme god Odin, also known as Wodan among the German tribes, reigned. (He still lives among us in Wednesday, which is Wodan’s day). Odin/Wodan was the god of wisdom, magick and occult knowledge,...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
What is the History of Reiki?
Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Usui System of Natural Healing Ancient Origins The Development of Usui Reiki Dr. Mikao Usui Dr. Chujiro Hayashi Hawayo Takata Mrs. Takata Talks about Reiki (transcript) Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Usui System of Natural Healing Reiki In Japan...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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The New Old Masters
To them, he's a radical artist in the true meaning of the word—“going to the origins.” On one of my ... You get some hippie teaching the class and she's stressing that you need to loosen up, be free, express yourself, like therapy,” St.
Woman of Judea, or Wife-Stealing Pimp? The Secret History of the Name Jody.
Ideal's Jody belonged to that cultural moment when post-Watergate malaise and post-hippie back-to-the-land idealism combined to flood American culture with pastoral nostalgia—the period that gave us such artifacts as the Little House on the Prairie ...
How Meditation Went Mainstream
The idea of meditation seems simple: Sit still, focus on breath, reflect.
The Remarkable Persistence of the Green Man
She, too, investigated the supposed mythic-ritualistic origins underlying popular cultural motifs, but her object of study was the foliate head design seen everywhere in European medieval church decoration of the eleventh to sixteenth centuries.
Homemade granola bars have moved far beyond hippie origins to become a
What began as hippie fodder gradually morphed into bourgeois decadence, with bars including chocolate chips and macadamia nuts, corn syrup and marshmallows. There still are good bars out there, but why not make your own? It's easy, thriftier and the ...

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