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The Lady of the Lake
This is simply a conflation of all the multitudinous lake, river, and water spirits so prevalent in Celtic mythology. Nevertheless, common threads do appear; one of the best documented is that of relic-guardian, holder of the sacred sword Excalibur, who gives...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Thoughts on the Soul and Reincarnation
Life is an effort to re-member one's connections to the all-knowing soul, which we have chosen to forget so that we may fully appriciate that knowlege by experiencing what it is like to not have that knowlege. We do not remember our choosing this...
Spirits >> The Soul
Everyday Water
When you think of "Water" what comes to mind? A tranquil lake, gentle rain, or raging sea? Whether magical element or just a simple cup of tea, water can be a very special part of your life. Water Spirits Every body of water is an entity. Each lake,...
The Elements >> Water
King James Bible: Revelation, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 And I saw an angel come down from heaven, having the key of the bottomless pit and a great chain in his hand. 20:2 And he laid hold on the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and bound him a thousand years, 20:3 And cast...
New Testament >> Revelation
Egyptian Temples, part IV: The Temple Building
Model of the Universe From at least the New Kingdom on the Egyptian cult temple building was a symbolic model of the universe. It was built along an east-west axis, following the sunĀ“s course through the day and surrounded by a brick wall built in alternating...
Religions >> Egyptian
A Treatise on Astral Projection, Part 3: The Rope Techniques
A key ingredient to the new projection techniques is an invisible, imaginary ROPE hanging from your ceiling. This ROPE will be used to exert dynamic pressure at a single point on your astral body to force its separation from the physical. The ROPE technique...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret, 5:2 And saw two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets. 5:3 And he...
New Testament >> Luke

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Junction City New & Selected Poems Eamonn Wall
As the years pass, so friends and family pass and Wall's most recent collection, Sailing Lake Mareotis (2011) includes The Monastery Bell, a very fine poem composed in memory of the poet's father.
Octadrachm, reverse: jugate portrait of Ptolemy I and Berenice I, Alexandria
To the south, nearly cut off by the vast marshes of Lake Mareotis, lived most of their Egyptian subjects. Some scholars have reckoned the country's ratio of Egyptians to Greco-Macedonians at ten to one.
The Mystery of the Tomb of Alexander the Great
Alexandria lies between the Nile delta, the Mediterranean Sea and Lake Mariout (Mareotis in ancient times). Near the eastern seaport there is an area known as Brucheum.
Hello Goodbye Alexandria: A Five-Day Whirlwind Tour of Cavafy's City
Ah, but there was Lake Mareotis, and that was all I needed.
Philoxenite: the forgotten dream of pilgrims
Mostly, these faithful pilgrims arrived in boats (Lake Mareotis was very different from present-day Lake Maryut), landing on the very same jetties used by the fishermen today, some 45 kilometres southwest of Alexandria (and 30 kilometres away from Abu ...

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