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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
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Her name means "giver". With a plough drawn by four sons whom she bore to a giant and changed into oxen for the purpose, she ploughed the island Zealand (the main island of Denmark) away from the Swedish mainland, later mothering the chief dynasty...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 In the mean time, when there were gathered together an innumerable multitude of people, insomuch that they trode one upon another, he began to say unto his disciples first of all, Beware ye of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy....
New Testament >> Luke
The Hesperides
Another trio of Goddesses, these maidens the guardians of the Golden Apples given Hera by Gaea on her marraige to Zeus: Aegle, Erytheia, Hesperis...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 2
Chapter 2 2:1 And there went a man of the house of Levi, and took to wife a daughter of Levi. 2:2 And the woman conceived, and bare a son: and when she saw him that he was a goodly child, she hid him three months. 2:3 And when she could not longer hide him,...
Old Testament >> Exodus

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Meet the Incredible Women of the Iron Maidens Weight Lifting Competition
It's one of the few female-only powerlifting competitions, and this year's iteration saw women from age 25 all the way up to 70 deadlift, back squat, and bench press hundreds of pounds at a time.
Black Maidens in Morocco for World Cup qualifier
Ghana's Under-17 Women's National team arrived in Morocco to face their Moroccan counterparts in the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Under-17 Women's World Cup qualifier. Coach Augustine Adotey's side departed Ghana on ...
SA 'maidens' rewarded with scholarships
The 18-year-old secured a bursary or grant that rewards “maidens” in an attempt to curb teenage pregnancies and the rampant spread of HIV and Aids in Uthukela district, about 200 kilometres north of the coastal city of Durban.
Power lift! Iron maidens raise money for college
Badass beauties strutted their sinewy selves and nerves of steel at a strength showcase in Gowanus, raising major moolah for financially-strapped women. Dozens of competitors squatted, bench pressed, dead-lifted, and pumped onward at the Iron Maidens ...
Pirates and maidens
The Pirate King (Jim Hobgood) and the rest of this pirate mateys grab Maybel's many sisters as they try to get away in this scene from The Center for the Arts' recent dress rehearsal of “Pirates of Penzance.

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