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Balm of Gilead: Correspondences
Commiphora opobalsamum Folk Names:Balessan, Balsam Tree, Balsumodendron Gileadensis, Bechan, Mecca Balsam Gender: Feminine Planet: Moon Element: Water Deity: Powers: Love, Manifestations, Protection, Healing Deity:...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 1
It is often said that all paths are like spokes on a wheel. We start at the rime and follow a spoke to the hub of central truth from which all paths arise and to which they all return. Those of you who've been following my articles should also know that to a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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Sacramento Kings build entertainment mecca downtown as team struggles
The Sacramento Kings often look a mess in the nightly grind of the NBA. As the team closes in on its 10th consecutive losing season, sports reporters portray it as an organization in chronic disarray.
Fears over Malaysia Mecca fund test Najib's biggest supporters
For Malaysia's 18 million Muslims, the ultimate in holy duty is to travel to Mecca, a pilgrimage that can require decades of saving. Now the fund that holds much of their money is under a cloud, a fresh challenge for a scandal-hit government.
Concern after Edinburgh man arrested on Mecca pilgrimage
Concerns have been raised at Holyrood about an Edinburgh man who was arrested during a pilgrimage to Mecca. Edinburgh Pentlands MSP Gordon MacDonald said Kausar Uddin, from Broomhouse, had tripped and grabbed hold of the nearest person for ...
Jaffa terrorist was in Mecca days before rampage
In a separate post, in which Massalha appears in front of the Mecca Royal Clock Tower wearing a keffiyah — a common symbol of Palestinian nationalism — he wrote, “I am Palestinian and proud of it.” ...
Me, My Phone and Mecca
This past winter break featured our visit to Saudi Arabia, completed in order to perform Umrah-the minor Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, often described as an abridged version of Hajj able to be completed any time of the year.

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