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Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
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
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
An Overview of Greek Gods and Goddesses
The Twelve Olympians were the main gods and goddesses in Greek mythology. They resided in Mount Olympus and actually totals to fourteen Olympians but never more than twelve in a time.
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros

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Studying the Crane
Cranes in myth, legend and tradition In Asia. • In Japan the crane was known as ' the bird of happiness' and was often referred to as. 'Honorable Lord Crane'.
ITC Cranes
crane and reminds her of the old Japanese myth that claims a person who folds 1000 paper cranes will be granted a wish. Hopeful,.
Myth and Metaphor workshop
Teaching through Myth and Metaphor.
Itajime was used extensively to decorate Japanese women's underkimono (juban ). The .. auspicious qualities through religion and mythology, endowed with medicinal properties ..
SEIWA-EN The Japanese Garden Seiwa-en, “garden of pure, clear
Tortoise Island and Crane Island, both symbols of longevity in. Japanese lore, are inaccessible to the public. No bridges reach them.

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Thousand origami cranes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thousand origami cranes (千羽鶴, Senbazuru) is a group of one thousand origami paper cranes (鶴 tsuru) held together by strings.
Crane (bird) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Legend of the Crane
Japanese Crane
Many Japanese people believe in the myth that the Japanese crane can live up to a thousand years. They also believe that seeing them are fine fortune.
Thousand Cranes Peace Network - Crane Lore
Sep 27, 2006 Cranes in myth, legend and tradition. Cranes . The Japanese crane was once widespread over much of Japan and mainland Asia.

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