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- God The Mother
- IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
- Dionysos – A Gift of Abundance and Divine Inspiration
- At the end of the summer the four elements have worked their alchemy; a good balance between fertile earth, air of the right temperature, the fire of the sun and gentle rain showers will now have resulted in an abundant harvest. Flowers proudly open up to the...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- Truth, Lies and the Holocaust
- Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well. -Samuel Butler Over the years, I have heard many tales of tragedy and persecution committed against Neo-Pagans around the country. From folks losing jobs, losing...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
- Kissing Under the Mistletoe
- The Druids considered the mistletoe to be a sacred plant and believed it had miraculous properties which could cure illnesses, serve as an antidote against poisons, ensure fertility and protect against the ill effects of witchcraft. Moreover, whenever enemies...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary M
- King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 41
- Chapter 41 41:1 And it came to pass at the end of two full years, that Pharaoh dreamed: and, behold, he stood by the river. 41:2 And, behold, there came up out of the river seven well favoured kine and fatfleshed; and they fed in a meadow. 41:3 And, behold,...
Old Testament >> Genesis
- Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
- There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
- Angelica: The Herb of Angels
- Angelica, from seed your beauty weaves, Strong stems and healing leaves. I ask your blessings to bestow, As I nurse and watch you grow. From morning's dew through afternoon, To ray of stars and midnight's moon. Michael comes upon this day, To watch you grow...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary A
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- Telecommunication markets in the Nordic countries
- between the Nordic countries. ● A dynamic database that will change and grow with developments in the telecom markets.
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- Such a criminal phenomenon
- While until recently, the Nordic countries were ranked the happiest and most peaceful on the Global Peace Index, one cannot ignore that more people are killed in the crime fiction that comes out of their country than in the region itself.
- Which country has the smallest gender gap?
- Four Nordic countries rank at the top of the Global Gender Gap Index released last year by the World Economic Forum.
- German, Nordic Buyers Take Majority Of UniCredit Covered Bond
- German investors picked up 41% of the 10-year bonds, while investors from the Nordic countries bought 20% of the bonds. Italian investors purchased 18%, French 12%, Austrian and Swiss 4%, UK and Irish 3%.
- Windows Phone 7 "Mango" Done, Says Microsoft
- Peter Wissinger, Microsoft's director of Mobile Business in the Nordic countries, reportedly released an official update on Friday in regards to the status of Mango, the massive update for Windows Phone 7.
Suggested Web Resources
- Scandinavian or Nordic? Difference Between Scandinavian vs Nordic
- What is the difference between Scandinavia and the Nordic Countries? And why do some say Nordic Countries and others call it Scandinavia?
- Nordic countries | Economist - World News, Politics, Economics
- Topics Index › Nordic countries Britain and the Nordic world: The strongest girls in the world.
- The Nordic Pages
- Internet the Nordic way: Selected links to Internet resources at the Nordic Countries. BOOKS.