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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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1st 3D printer commercialized in Tabriz Islamic Art University
TABRIZ, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Director of Software Technology Development Center of Tabriz Islamic Art University announced the commercialization of first three-dimensional printer in the university. Speaking among media reporters on Saturday, Ibrahim Imani ...
LACMA's Islamic Art Now Exhibition Features Contemporary Artworks of the
In 2015, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) has redesigned its Islamic art galleries located at the 4th floor of the Ahmanson Building to accommodate a fresher and more modern art exhibition entitled Islamic Art Now: Contemporary Art of the ...
Indian museum dedicates new space to Persian, Islamic art
Indian museum dedicates new space to Persian, Islamic art. Tehran Times Art Desk. TEHRAN – The Salar Jung Museum in Indian city of Hyderabad has recently dedicated a new space to showcase Persian and Islamic artworks.
Diverse Islamic art spans centuries in 'Pearls'
Teens try Islamic art as part of diversity project
High Wycombe teens tried their hand at Islamic art last week and created a collage to be displayed at a special exhibition run by the town's mayor. Members of the Milton Keynes Islamic Arts and Culture Organisation (MKIAC) visited The Highcrest Academy ...

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