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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
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Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
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Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
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Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
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Linked Destiny: The Buffalo and the Plains Indians
Overview: Until the middle of the 19th century, the northern Plains Indian .. Research the use of buffalo symbolism in American Indian religion, art, and dance.
17 The Symbolic Role of Animals in the Plains Indian Sun Dance
For many tribes of Plains Indians whose bison-hunting culture flourished ...
The Persistence of Essential Values among North American Plains
The Persistence of Essential Values among. North American Plains Indians. By: Joseph Epes Brown.
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Crow Indians' Own Stories (New York: Crown, 1992), pp. 16-24. Howard L.
Whose Buffalo
Yet two major groups of hunters, the Plains Indians plains in huge numbers, the Indians and the commercial sacred, an important part of their religion.

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Plains Indians - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Plains Indians followed no single religion.
Religion - The Plain Indians
The Plains Indians' Relgion. Religion. The Plain Indians believed in many gods.
Apr 21, 1998 The Plains Indians believed in underwater spirits who controlled all animals and plants.
The process of linking these discoveries directly to the Plains Indians, . The Sioux religion was a moral one which declared that good outweighed evil.
Renewing the World: Plains Indian Religion and Morality
Plains Indian Religion and Morality Howard L. Harrod 213 pp. / 6.

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