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The third rune of the third aett bears the reconstructed Common Germanic name Ehwaz. Later, its name became Aihws in Gothic (note how archaic Gothic is), and still later, Eh in Anglo-Saxon. If you remember that “k” in Indo-European changed to “h” in Germanic,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The Goddess Epona
Lately, it seems that Epona is coming back into Her own with the growing popularity of the internet. Most people identify with Her through Her connection with horses - She is the protector of them, after all - but most people don't seem to be aware of all Her...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King James Bible: Revelation, Chapter 9
Chapter 9 9:1 And the fifth angel sounded, and I saw a star fall from heaven unto the earth: and to him was given the key of the bottomless pit. 9:2 And he opened the bottomless pit; and there arose a smoke out of the pit, as the smoke of a great furnace; and...
New Testament >> Revelation
Raidho, the "r-rune", is the fifth rune of the first aett of the Elder Futhark. The Old English Rune Poem, Old Norse Rune Rhyme and Old Icelandic Rune Poem all refer to horses in their verses on Raidho. Horses are how people got around back then,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 14
Chapter 14 14:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 14:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that they turn and encamp before Pihahiroth, between Migdol and the sea, over against Baalzephon: before it shall ye encamp by the sea. 14:3 For Pharaoh will say of...
Old Testament >> Exodus
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 17
Chapter 17 17:1 Thou shalt not sacrifice unto the LORD thy God any bullock, or sheep, wherein is blemish, or any evilfavouredness: for that is an abomination unto the LORD thy God. 17:2 If there be found among you, within any of thy gates which the LORD thy...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
King James Bible: Revelation, Chapter 19
Chapter 19 19:1 And after these things I heard a great voice of much people in heaven, saying, Alleluia; Salvation, and glory, and honour, and power, unto the Lord our God: 19:2 For true and righteous are his judgments: for he hath judged the great whore,...
New Testament >> Revelation

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Praying Hands Ranch uses horses to help people
The power, warmth and movement of a horse can work wonders for humans. 7Everyday Heroes Shirley and Carl Hanson discovered that nearly 30 years ago. The couple founded and operates the non-profit called Praying Hands Ranch.
Rush to save Kaimanawa horses as muster brought forward
Rescuers are scrambling to save about 100 wild horses from slaughter after being given just weeks to organise a muster. Elder Jenks, Chairman of the Kaimanawa Heritage Horse organisation said the Department of Conservation called him yesterday to say ...
Maidstone riding centre bosses 'drugged sick horses to sell'
Two equestrian centre bosses drugged horses to cover up lameness and behaviour problems before selling them to novice riders, a court heard. Charlotte Johnson and Aniela Jurecka, both 28, allegedly paid vet David Smith to carry out 'cursory and ...
Talking Horses: Monday's best bets and latest Cheltenham Festival racing news
On that subject, here's an old piece I suddenly remembered from yonks ago about the worst Festival favourites since the millennium. These horses are fading from memory a bit but it's worth remembering some of the mistakes we've all made in the past in ...
Veterinarians check horses for travel after quarantine lifted
Dr. Paul Jenson from the Jenson equine hospital right in front of the racetrack has been examining horses, a requirement for them to travel. The horses need a travel certificate to cross state lines or to enter the racetrack.

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