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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 sun´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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paleolimnology of lake texcoco, mexico. evidence from diatoms
and limnologic history of ancient Lake Texcoco. Diatoms were found in nearly every 20-cm sample interval, and several major zones were established.
Current Threats to the Lake Texcoco Globally Important Bird Area
Historical and recent changes in Lake Texcoco, a saline - Springer
Historical and recent changes in the nature of Lake Texcoco, a saline lake in Mexico, are described. These changes are particularly important since they ...
Bird‐nets of Lake Texcoco, Mexico Valley
Bird-nets of Lake Texcoco,. Mexico Valley. S.
The primitive salt production of Lake Texcoco, Mexico
The primitive salt production of Lake. Texcoco, Mexico. OLA APENES†.

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Mexico City's New Airport on a Lake
One of Diego Rivera's most famous murals in Mexico City's National Palace depicts an Aztec marketplace with an imposing background: the great city of Tenochtitlan as an island in the middle of Lake Texcoco, crossed by canals and causeways.
What it's like inside the doomsday vault that stores every known crop on the
On a remote island situated between mainland Norway and the North Pole, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault is designed to come to our rescue if that happens.
Cuban revolution: Cuba embraces pro soccer after years out in the cold
In front of 300 fans in the city of Texcoco, the 22-year-old became the first Cuban professional in more than half a century to play football with the backing of his government.
New Mexico City airport: much needed but still controversial
Barring the obvious geological issues, there is no more obvious place to build a massive new airport than in the vast emptiness of what was once Lake Texcoco in the Estado de México, the state that borders Mexico City.
5 facts about Tenochtitlán
Here are 5 facts about the Aztec mega-city of Tenochtitlán… 1) AWE OF THE AZTECS Despite being on a small, muddy island in Lake Texcoco, Mexico, an immense complex of temples, bustling marketplaces and sophisticated infrastructure was born.

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Lake Texcoco - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lake Texcoco (Spanish: Lago de Texcoco) was a natural lake within the Valley of Mexico. The Aztecs built the city of Tenochtitlan on an island in the lake.
Lake Texcoco | lake, Mexico |
Lake in central Mexico. Originally one of the five lakes contained in Anáhuac, or the Valley of Mexico, Texcoco has been drained via channels and a tunnel to ...
Texcoco - Ancient History Encyclopedia
Nov 15, 2013 Texcoco (aka Tezcoco or Tetzcoco), located near the eastern shores of Lake Texcoco in the Valley of Mexico, was the capital of the Acolhua ...
Once built on a lake, Mexico City now runs dry - The New York Times
Mar 16, 2006 Once built on a lake, Mexico City now runs dry ... project that restored a small section of the largest of the Aztec lakes, Lake Texcoco.
Mexico City and the Lake - Images | Trevor Snapp Photography
Jun 6, 2011 Over the last decade Lake Texcoco has become a kind of geographical Rorschach blot whose significance shifts dramatically, sometimes ...

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