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History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Egyptian Temples, part IV: The Temple Building
Model of the Universe From at least the New Kingdom on the Egyptian cult temple building was a symbolic model of the universe. It was built along an east-west axis, following the sun´s course through the day and surrounded by a brick wall built in alternating...
Religions >> Egyptian
Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Welcome to the Rune-of-the-Month Club! Ingwaz is the sixth rune of the third aett, and the twenty-second rune of the Elder Futhark as a whole. Its sound is that of the English “ng.” Like Thurisaz, it represents a sound written by two letters in the Roman...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Mounds: A Septic System Alternative - National Environmental
for the new mounds, however, is slightly different: they contain an above-ground wastewater treatment method known as a “mound septic system.” Why a mound ...
Mound Systems - National Environmental Services Center - West
A septic tank mound system is a technology used for treating and disposing of domestic wastewater in areas unsuitable for conventional septic tank soil ...
15.24 wisconsin mound soil absorption system - Soil Science at UW
The Wisconsin mound wastewater soil treatment system was developed in the 1970s to overcome ... effluent uniformly over the absorption area of the mound.
Mound City Group - MCG - National Park Service
A National Treasure. Hopewell Culture. National Park Service.
Technical Guide for Pressure Mound Systems
Pressure Mound Systems. Technical Guidance for Site Suitability, Design, Construction and Operation and Maintenance. Michigan Department of Environmental ...

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Jake Arrieta back on the mound and mowing down hitters
MESA, Ariz. -- There are few athletes as confident as Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta. So when he took the mound Wednesday for the first time since Game 2 of last year's National League Championship Series in which the New York Mets beat him 4-1 ...
Mound Visit: Yankees righty Nathan Eovaldi
TAMPA, Fla. --- New York Yankees starter Nathan Eovaldi grew up in Alvin, Texas, which is the home of the all-time strikeout king, Nolan Ryan.
Mets reliever Erik Goeddel nearing return to mound
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- New York Mets reliever Erik Goeddel is nearing a return to the mound after dealing with a lat strain for much of camp.
Blue Jays knuckleballer RA Dickey is 41, but not over the mound yet
At 41 and heading into his 14th major-league season, R.A. Dickey has a scruffy beard, gently streaked with flecks of grey.
Aroldis Chapman will step on mound, trying not to look back
TAMPA, Fla. -- When Aroldis Chapman pitches on Thursday for the first time as a New York Yankee, he will attempt to put his domestic violence suspension behind him, even though -- technically speaking -- it is still in front of him.

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Mound - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A mound is an artificial heaped pile of earth, gravel, sand, rocks, or debris. The most common use is in reference to natural earthen formation such as hills and ...
Mound | Define Mound at
a natural elevation of earth; a hillock or knoll. 2. an artificial elevation of earth, as for a defense work or a dam or barrier; an embankment.
Mound | Definition of Mound by Merriam-Webster
Define mound: to make a pile with or of (something)—mound in a sentence.
City of Mound, MN
While each candidate had their own strong points, we all felt Mr. Hoversten was the best fit for the City of Mound. Mr.
Urban Dictionary: mound
mound. on a woman, the soft pad of fat over the pubic bone, just above the vulva. at the last moment, I pulled it out and ejaculated onto her mound.

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