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Norfolk Island Pine: Correspondences
Auricaria excelsa Folk Names: Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Deity: Power: Protection, Anti-Hunger...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary N
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
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
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 28
Chapter 28 28:1 And when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita. 28:2 And the barbarous people showed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold....
New Testament >> The Acts
Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Celtic Gods and Heroes: The Gods of Ancient Ireland
Celtic peoples established themselves in Ireland about 2,500 years ago. But humans had inhabited the island long before that, as evidenced by the monument site at Newgrange dating to 3000 B.C., as well as the prehistoric megaliths at Carrowmore in Sligo, and...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Police hunt for retired judge missing on Lantau Island
Retired Hong Kong judge John James Rhind, aged, 80, has reportedly disappeared from his home in Pui O, sparking a widespread search of Lantau Island's topography and surrounding waters. Rhind's wife Nancy says she realised he had gone missing at ...
'Challenging year': Lantau Island's Ngong Ping cable car visitor numbers fall
Lantau Island cable car operator Ngong Ping 360 saw an 11 per cent drop in visitors last year because there were fewer operating days, according to its management. The total number of visitors fell from 1.83 million in 2014 to 1.
Adventure playground: Outdoor enthusiasts on Hong Kong's Lantau island welcome
Environment alliance raises concerns over new Lantau driving scheme starting
Speaking to Apple Daily, Tse Sai-kit, spokesperson of the Save Lantau Alliance, said that stray cattle and buffalo are common in the southern parts of Lantau Island, and drivers unfamiliar with the roads may accidentally run the animals over.
Eyes on the road: Lantau traffic under scrutiny
I would like to clarify a few issues about the Transport Department's “Driving on Lantau Island Scheme”.

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