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King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 15
Chapter 15 15:1 Then drew near unto him all the publicans and sinners for to hear him. 15:2 And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them. 15:3 And he spake this parable unto them, saying, 15:4 What man of...
New Testament >> Luke
Ritual and Ritual Preparation
Avoid interruptions during a religious or magical rite -- take the phone off the hook, lock the doors, post a "do not disturb" notice. Depending on how your animals and/or children react to ritual, you may have to make other arrangements for them...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Casting and Closing a Cricle
Casting the Circle | Closing the Circle | Casting the Celtic Circle There are many, many ways of casting and closing the Circle. Here is one that I find very complete. Make sure you choose the deity/angel/spirit you invoke carefully. You don't want to call an...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
The Wiccan Rede
Bide the Wiccan Laws we must In perfect love and perfect trust. Live and let live, Fairly take and fairly give, Cast the Circle thrice about To keep the evil spirits out. To bind the spell every time, Let the spell be spake in rhyme. Soft of eye and light of...
Paganism & Wicca >> The Wiccan Rede
Yule, the Winter Solstice
ABOUT YULE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT YULE Yule, pronounced "you all", or jol is the Winter Solstice, the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Yule, in Old Norse means, Wheel. As the Wheel of the Year is significant in pagan...
Holidays >> Yule
Samhain, The Celtic New Year
Samhain (pronounced Sowain, Sah-uin, or Sahm-hayn) is also called the Celtic New Year, The Third harvest, All Hollows Eve, the Day of the Dead, and of course Halloween. There are many more names for Samhain, but rather then having a different meaning, they...
Holidays >> Samhain

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Making Contact: Maps, Identity, and Travel (review)
the old Merry Pranksters' motto, 'on the bus.
05/ Interferencia Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, Watts / The Merry
The Merry Pranksters [1966]. Coche 1966: Thunderbird descapotable. Población: Los Ángeles 6.
Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome to the P+S TECHNIK
Alumni Share Merry Prankstersʼ Celebrated Story
The Merry Pranksters Theatrical Troupe and the heart-warming documentary, “ Laugh at.
From Ken's Pen:

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Documenting Pranksters shines new light
Not the merry pranksters
By Kathleen Parker Here the country is reeling from depression, recession and oppression, and the president decides to take a heartland tour in the visual equivalent of an armored hearse?
Stoned Archive: Wild Ride Of the Merry Pranksters
This distillation of home movies shot by the author Ken Kesey and his friends, known as the Merry Pranksters, chronicles their acid-fueled cross-country bus trip in 1964 from California to New York to visit the World's Fair.
Shroomfest keynote speaker Paul Stamets on mycelium and Merry Pranksters
By Matt Miner Thu., Aug. 18 2011 at 10:23 AM ​The author of six books on mushroom identification, cultivation and their many incredible uses, renowned mycologist Paul Stamets has studied fungi for over thirty years.
EW Movie Review: “Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search For A Kool Place”
A new documentary showcases practically unheard of footage of the Merry Pranksters, a group that was made famous in "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test." Owen Gleiberman of Entertainment Weekly magazine filed the following review.

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Merry Pranksters - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Psychedelic 60s: Ken Kesey & the Merry Pranksters
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Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters
Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters.
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