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The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic
The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Goddess of war and battles, consort of Ptah. Hathor took Sekhmet's shape when she made war on men. Sekhmet is usually portrayed as a woman with the head of a lioness, sometimes brandishing a knife in an upraised hand. Her name means the powerful. Sekhmet's...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian

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Mythological functions of Indus inscriptions
Indus inscriptions. Steve Farmer
The First Harappan Forgery: Indus Inscriptions in the Nineteenth
Oct 13, 2000 Indus Inscriptions in the Nineteenth Century1.
Five Cases of 'Dubious Writing' in Indus Inscriptions
Furthermore, evidence is presented that suggests that the language of the. Indus inscriptions was Indo-Aryan.
Entropic Evidence for Linguistic Structure in the Indus Script BREVIA
May 29, 2009 computer programming language Fortran).

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Linguistics: Indus Script Based on Sanskrit Language
Another major problem in reading the Indus inscriptions is that the direction from which the inscription should be read.

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Indus script - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It carried a photographic catalog of megalithic and chalcolithic pottery which Lal compares with the Ancient Indus script.
Mythological functions of Indus inscriptions
Indus inscriptions. Steve Farmer
The First Harappan Forgery: Indus Inscriptions in the Nineteenth
Oct 13, 2000 Indus Inscriptions in the Nineteenth Century1.
Nobel Prize for the Indus inscriptions? « Archaeological Haecceities
Dec 11, 2009 Nobel Prize for the Indus inscriptions? Yesterday it was the Nobel Prize day in Sweden.
The Straight Dope: How come we can't decipher the Indus script?
May 10, 2005 The sad truth is that the longest known Indus inscription is only 17 symbols long.

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