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The Skeptical Witch
The Choir finished the last notes of the worship service. I sit down in unison with 3000 other people preparing to hear the word of the Lord from Apostle Benjamin. The worship service does not touch me. The words of the Apostle are empty for me. My mind is in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Sun Fire Laughing
At the center of every creation Fire dances, laughing, conjuring, holding the chill of the void at bay. Like both the charmer and the snake, he warms the Earth to jump from its slumber, calling all life to stand and reach for him in the heavens, calling all...
The Elements >> Fire
The Rainmaker's Apprentice
Once a Rainmaker and her new apprentice were traveling through the forest. When they stopped at a stream to fill their canteens, the apprentice asked the Rainmaker if she could call the rain. "Well," said the Rainmaker, as she looked about them at...
Poetry & Fable >> Fables
All One People
Standing in their Circle, a group of people reverently turn to face and address the four directions. They call to their Great Mother and Great Father, giving thanks for their many gifts. The Circle is blessed with sweet smoke from sacred herbs and becomes a...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Pagan Musings
We're of the old religion, sired of Time, and born of our beloved Earth Mother. For too long the people have trodden a stony path that goes only onward beneath a sky that goes only upwards. The Horned God plays in a lonely glade for the people are scattered...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Chet Atkins - Mayan Dance
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The Meaning of the Maya Flapstaff Dance - Native American Studies
December 2003. The Meaning of the Maya Flapstaff Dance. MATTHEW G.
Powwow in the Schools: Hispanics' Indigenous Identity October 27
dance company, Mark Standing Eagle Baez, Grupo Pakal Mayan dance company, El Paso artist Gabriel. S. Gaytán, Carlos Aceves, M.
Noche de Cultura: Hispanics' Indigenous Identity Series October 29
The Trans Habitat Experience
In the evening diner enjoy a traditional Mayan Deer Dance preformed by a local Mayan dance Company. Overnight: Indian Creek Lodge (B, L, D).

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Two Family-Friendly Neighborhood Events This Weekend
The afternoon will feature “hands-on activities inspired by Central American ceramis, Mayan dance presentations, live music, storytelling and talks by archeologist Favio Amador about Central America's indigenous civilization.

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Maya dance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In pre-Columbian Maya civilization, ritual dance had great importance.
History and culture of the Mayas - Complete information about
The Maya maintain a strong link to the past through rituals, folklore and family.
Traditional Mayan Dance Guatemala April 2008‏ - YouTube
Apr 19, 2008 Our guide, Cristobal 3, demonstrates a traditional Mayan dance. Except, they would do it wearing nothing beneath the palm fronds.
Aztec and Maya Dance
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DANCE & MUSIC Mayan Kids::: Mexico Guides:::::
The dance goes on for hours because it is a long story. In the Maya area, there are the Hulmul Dancers-- as on the vases excavated at the site of Hulmul.

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