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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic
Origins of the Celts
Two new groups of people emerge in Central Europe during the late Neolithic (New Stone Age) period, one certainly immigrant. Each group may be distinguished archaeologically by characteristic artifacts found in their respective burial sites. One was a Bell...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Pagan Culture Never Died
Pagan culture never died. It changed, was hidden, became hushed -- but never died. We can look around and see that many of the Old ways are still part of everyday life. Here's a few examples. What others can you see in your own surroundings? A personal...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Religion & Philosophy >> Superstition
The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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Contemporary Minangkabau food culture in West Sumatra, Indonesia
West Sumatra: Cradle of Minangkabau Culture
A rumah gadang ('big house'), the traditional Minangkabau structure. West Sumatra: Cradle of.
Theater and Martial Arts in West Sumatra: Randai and Silek of the
information about the matrilineal Minangkabau culture, its customs, and its syncretic blend of Islam and animism.
The Pregnant Food Restriction and Avoidance (taboo) on Javanese
Minangkabau Culture Area, Indonesia. By Bambang Rudito.
Malaysia. As descendants from the Minangkabau people from West Sumatra, Indonesia, the Minang of.

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Islam's Secret Feminists
Yet in the highlands where the Minangkabau culture remains strongest, change seems further off.

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Minangkabau - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Minangkabau. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search.
Indonesia's matriarchal Minangkabau offer an alternative social
Travel to Minangkabau Culture Indonesia the Land of West Sumatra
Minangkabau Culture a Muslim land yet peacefull like their ancestors cultural heritages of spirit and culture.
The Minangkabau culture: Muslim, but different
ISFA - Minangkabau Culture
Feb 1, 2009 The Minangkabau ethnic group (also known as Minang or Padang) is indigenous to the highlands of West Sumatra, in Indonesia.

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