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Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
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
Beltane - The Lover's Holiday
ABOUT BELTANE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT BELTANE Beltane is celebrated on May 1st and is one of the original Celtic festivals, Samhain being the other one. Beltane or May Day is also known as the Lover's holiday. Beltane is pronounced bel-tene, "...
Holidays >> Beltaine
I am Pagan
I am Pagan. I am a part of the whole of Nature. The Rocks, the Animals, the Plants, the Elements, and Stars are my relatives. Other humans are my sisters and brothers, whatever their races, colors, genders, sexual orientations, ages, nationalities, religions,...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
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
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

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Check out the National Gardens, Aristotle's Lyceum, Antonis Tritsis Park, Syntagma Square, Hadrian's Arch, Temple of Olympian Zeus and the Panathenaic Stadium. Best views: Getting the best views of Athens takes a little walking.
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Начался этот конфликт со смерти сына Миноса Андрогея (Androgeus); по одной из версий, Андрогей был убит афинянами-завистниками после особо удачных выступлений на Панафинейских играх (Panathenaic festival), по другой версии, убил ...
Athens is the grandest open-air university in the world
Walking the cobblestone pathway of Europe's largest archaeological park in Athens is a rewarding history lesson in the world's grandest open-air university. There are no fees. No professors.
50 Reasons To Get Excited For The Winter Youth Olympic Games
The Youth Olympic Games torch relay began with a ceremonial flame lighting on Dec. 1 at Panathenaic Stadium in Athens, Greece, the same venue that hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. The flame will travel across all 19 Norwegian provinces ...
First Modern Olympic Marathon Winner Will Appear on Greek Coin
Louis won the historic race in 1896 by running from Marathon, Greece, to the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens in 2:58:50. The roughly 40K course was designed to follow the route believed to have been taken by Greek messenger Pheidippides in 490 B.C.

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