The shrine of knowledge.


A selection of articles related to islands.

The Corn Islands - Hotels - Fishing - Diving Beach Vacations | Travel + Leisure 10 Largest Islands In The World | Tip Top Tens 10 Dreamy Islands

Original articles from our library related to the Islands. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Islands.

God The Mother
IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Pagan Musings
We're of the old religion, sired of Time, and born of our beloved Earth Mother. For too long the people have trodden a stony path that goes only onward beneath a sky that goes only upwards. The Horned God plays in a lonely glade for the people are scattered...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
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
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Satis, "The Lady of Elephantine" and "She of Sehel (the island)" the giver of water for purification of the deceased, and associated with the inundation. Together with Anuket she was the protectress of the waters of the Nile in the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish

Islands is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Islands books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Marble. Point. Oak Point.
Vancouver Island
Park. Garibaldi. Park.
island at the lower end of Nagasaki Bay. Nagasaki, an important .
Solomon Islands
B2/1752666 16:55 212-551-8925 SOLOMON ISLANDS UN PAGE 92.
Reducing Urban Heat Islands: Compendium of Strategies - Urban
causes and impacts of summertime urban heat islands and promotes .

Suggested News Resources

Tropical Storm Irene Makes Landfall in Coney Island
NEW YORK -- Hurricane Irene was downgraded to a tropical storm Sunday morning as it made landfall over New York's Coney Island with winds clocking at 65 mph.
No Evacuation for Rikers Island
Look at the city's official hurricane evacuation map and you'll see that pretty much every island and coastal zone is classified as either a Zone A, B, or C. All except one, really. The sort of big one right next to LaGuardia Airport.
Richard Branson lost his memoirs in blaze
Richard Branson's Caribbean holiday retreat in this photograph taken and released August 22, 2011 by Virgin Management Ltd.
Battened Down Bay State Awaiting Irene
Scores of coastal residents spent part of the weekend racing to protect their properties, and hundreds of tourists and vacationers launched an exodus off Cape Cod beaches and Massachusetts islands.
Local beaches take a beating
Irene ate away dunes, gnawed at houses on the typically erosional ends of islands, and swallowed sea turtle nests just days or weeks from hatching.

Suggested Web Resources

Islands Restaurants
Islands Restaurants was founded in 1982 with a basic philosophy – serve great, fresh food with friendly service in a fun atmosphere.
Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An island play /ˈaɪlənd/ or isle /ˈaɪl/ is any piece of sub-continental land that is surrounded by water.
Islands for Sale, Private Islands, Luxury Real Estate
Browse hundreds of islands available for sale and rent worldwide.
Islands | Free Music, Tour Dates, Photos, Videos
Islands's official profile including the latest music, albums, songs, music videos and more updates.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Nullarbor Plain Climate
Place for your opinion