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Samhain - October 31st
The Celtic year is divided into halves, marked by the two great Fire Festivals of Samhain and Beltaine. The period from Samhain to Beltaine is called "an Ghrian beag" or the "lessor Sun", and the period from Beltaine to Samhain is called &q...
Holidays >> Samhain
Osiris, Wesir, Ausar, Usir, meaning "place of the eye". Also Wennefer which means "the eternally good being" or "the perfect one". He has been called "Lord of the Afterworld", "Judge of the Blessed Dead", "...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Meaning "the House of Horus". In early times seen as the sky-goddess and mother of Horus, in the New Kingdom she was merged with Isis to become the same deity. Already in the Old Kingdom her cult center seems to have been in Dendera. During the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The falcon, soaring with outstretched wings was already in Predynastic times seen as the sky-god, his eyes were called the sun and the moon. The sky, the sun and the falcon were at this time equaled with the king and out of this came the symbol of the winged...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
ISIS and ASET are really two different deities. When the worship of Isis rose, Aset had already been forgotten for hundreds of years, at this time only a small group of priests still knew how to read the hieroglyphs of the temple walls. Isis was more a Roman...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Sobek, Sebek, or (Gr:)Suchos, meaning crocodile. Lord of stretches of water and of fishes. There are several deities for water, Sobek being the most important. Son of Neith and Osiris or of Neith and Seth. His cult rose in the Twelfth Dynasty in the Fayum...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Julia Roberts
Born 28th of October, 1967 Smyrna - Georgia Julia Roberts was born on October 28th 1967 in Smyrna (Georgia). From early 90', when she appeared with "raven" hair, she has changed a lot. She is a versatile actress, and she's always in company of...
Astrology >> Horoscopes of Fameous People

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AAP Monthly StatShot, October 2016
Sales of adult e-books dropped 22% in October compared to October 2014, and sales of children's/YA e-books fell 44.7%, according to figures released by the Association of American Publishers through its StatShot program.
RCMP on hunt for man charged in October 2006 slaying
irtbag Kevin Edward Brown, a 33-year-old man from Calgary, is wanted on one count of first degree murder in relation to the death of Bradley Webber and one count kidnaping involving another person in Eckville, Alta.
Pirates sign St. Louis' Mr. October, David Freese
Cardinals' David Freese celebrates after hitting the game-winning solo home run in the 11th inning during Game 6 of the World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Texas Rangers Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at Busch Stadium in St.
Is Georgia Southern the 2016 Sun Belt favorite? An October gauntlet will
And with a win at Arkansas State on October 5, the Eagles would host Appalachian State as the Sun Belt favorite.
'Baahubali 2:' First teaser of Prabhas-starrer will be unveiled in October?
The release date of "Baahubali 2" (Baahubali: The Conclusion) seems far, but fans need not be disappointed, as they will be able to catch the first glimpse of the movie this October.

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