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Mythic Animals

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Questions and Answers about Power Animals
Question : So, what does it mean to work with 'power' animals? Are we working with an individual animal, say the 'possum down the street or the wolf at the zoo? Answer : Well, sorry to say, no. When you work with a 'power' animal (I've got to find a better...
Symbology >> Animals
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Animal Magic
(Its More Familiar Than You Think!) A Circle fills the room with its special glow. Fragrant herbs perfume the air; candles light the night. And two small eyes glow up at you, knowing that they too are part of the magic. People and animals have worked magic...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
Noah's Ark
The story (or myth? ) of Noah and his ark full of animals is told from the accounts in the Hebraic Bible, from the Christian’s Book of Genesis in the Old Testament Bible and from the Muslim’s Qur’an.
Old Testament >> Genesis
Poetry & Fable >> Fables

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Edgy exhibition at Brown's Bell Gallery cuts to the heart
“Dead Animals, or the Curious Occurrence of Taxidermy in Contemporary Art” at Brown University's David Winton Bell Gallery is not for the faint of heart. ...
Shinto: Some Basics
Essentially a collection of folk traditions and beliefs, Shinto wasn't codified until the compilation of the Kojiki, an 8th century work chronicling Japan's mythic origins. Shinto's folk ...
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Lindsey Allen, executive director of Rainforest Action Network (RAN) has described it as “one of those almost mythic natural wonders that defies the imagination with its diversity and abundance of life.” Sadly ...

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