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Myth And Ritual

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Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
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
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 6
AS THE WORM TURNS Health and well being are part of the natural birthright of the human being. With all of its organs intact, the right diet, exercise and mental focus, a human body can overcome any disease. Even so, the effects of living in this...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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In a world full of zombie new operas, Philip Glass's Akhnaten stands out
Ritual is its motor, as it is in so many operas. What makes it so much more enjoyable than Glass's previous ritualistic epic, Satyagraha, is its lack of didacticism. Ritual is also all that's readily available to us of the ancient Egyptians.
Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World review – disbelief has been
It is an academic commonplace to distinguish between the “orthopraxy” of Graeco-Roman religion – the focus on collective rituals, sacrifices and festivals – and the “orthodoxy” of modern monotheistic religions.
Myth Trivia: The Panama Canal, Canada and off with their heads
1 – France and the guillotine: Everyone is aware of the beheadings that have become so commonplace with ISIS these days, but the practice as a means of execution is an ancient ritual.
6 doubts about pooping that you were too embarrassed to ask
Each one of us follows a specific routine or ritual when it comes to pooping, however, not many of us realize that there are many myths surrounding pooping that desperately need to be debunked for our own well-being. We spoke to Dr Prabha Sawant, Head ...
Blood Ties
Some have painted their bodies, in black or white or red; some are adorned with nose rings or ear and lip plugs; some have tied ritual stone carvings around their necks or their arms.

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