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Iroquois Beliefs

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Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
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
The Seven Shaman Principles
The World is What You Think It Is Positive thoughts attract positive people and events, and negative thoughts attract negative people and events. Corollary: Everything is a dream Dreams are real and reality is a dream. The only test we use for a reality check...
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
History of Voodoo
The notoriously perceived notion of Voodoo as practiced in the western world is that of grotesquely molded wax dolls with pins sticking out of them. Let's look deeper than that!
Parapsychology >> Spirits
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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American Indians, Witchcraft, and Witch-Hunting
“A Confirmation of the Voice of the People”: Christianity and the
immortal soul are as fundamental to Iroquois beliefs as they are to Christianity.
Iroquois The Five Nations (Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida and
The Iroquois, however, are perhaps best-known for their matrilineal social ..
Indigenous Perspectives on Death and Dying
dispossession of lands and beliefs.

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"Through the Voices of Beads" on exhibit at The Gibson Gallery
Bead workers have played a vital role in preserving Iroquois beliefs over the centuries. One of the goals of this exhibit is to reveal the meaning expressed in Iroquois beadwork, meanings that remain embedded in Iroquois culture to this day.

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Iroquois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Religion and expressive culture - Iroquois
Iroquois - Religion and Expressive Culture. Religious Beliefs.
The Iroquois
The Iroquois believed in many spirit forces created by a supreme being.
The teachings of Handsome Lake are based in part on traditional beliefs, but also incorporate a number of Christian concepts.
The masks looked like strange and scary monsters that the men had seen in their dreams. The False Face Society was an important part of the Iroquois beliefs.

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