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The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
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
A Goddess of pastoral concerns, She is Guardian and Nurturer of the flocks and herds....
Deities & Heros >> Roman
Celtic Gods and Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Angelic Correspondences: Numerology and Major Arcana
"An angel can illumine the thought and mind of man by strengthening the power of vision, and by bringing within his reach some truth which the angel himself contemplates." St. Thomas Aquinas "Music is well said to be the speech of angels."...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
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

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The Well-Lived Pastoral Life: Summary of Results from the Initial
Although pastors reported a number of financial concerns, the concerns ... Financial concerns have a significant, negative impact on pastors' well-being.
Pastoral Relations Committee Member - United Church of Christ
Being alert to the pastor's concerns between meetings. • Participating in an annual evaluation of the work of the pastor and assisting the pastor in sharing.
Issues, Challenges and Pastoral Strategies in - Jonathan Y. Tan
tinctive socio-cultural issues that affect Asian. American marriages. Finally, it considers the pastoral responses to the challenges of doing.
Pastoral Care - St John's College School
June 2015. Pastoral Care. Our aim as a school is to meet the individual needs, foster the aptitudes and nurture the growth of each child.
Towards a New Model of Pastoral Care of the - Diocese of Joliet
Before proposing concrete models for the pastoral care of people seeking the sacraments, this paper will attempt to address several theological concerns before.

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