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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
The Fundamentalist's Problem
One of the most frustrating things for a person who does not subscribe to a fundamentalist way of thinking is that having an open and expansive conversation about spirituality and God with a fundamentalist personality is virtually impossible, if possible at...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Wards 101
Anyone who is around Pagan or metaphysical people for long will inevitably hear about warding. Circles and other sacred spaces are warded during worship to protect participants. So what are wards? Wards are magick raised and set into place to protect a space,...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
Mutual Psychic Augmentation (GM8)
The science of physics is delving ever nearer to Cause in nature, and away from a fascination with the mechanics of effect. In a technical way, wisdom is thus being approached by the Western mind. Scientific statements are becoming more like those of the...
Mind >> Telepathy and Group Mind
Mind >> Meditation
Berkano, the second rune in the third aett, is the rune for the sound of the letter “B.” In the Younger Futhark, it sometimes stood for the sound of “P” as well, since Perthro did not carry over into that Futhark. Its meaning is “birch tree.” The beautiful,...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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objectives and achievements of Prime Meridian Resources Corp.
Chapter 3 Geographic Location Systems
For example, the reference points for latitude and longitude are the prime meridian and equator.
The first contract to survey for the prime meridian went to. Benjamin Clements of Tennessee, a surveyor of vast experience, on the 16th of November 1824.
The Prime Meridian of Mars and the Longitudes of the Viking
suredfrom the vernal equinox to the prime meridian (areocentric right ascension) of.

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Lil' Ben Enjoys First Saltwater Fishing Trip
Sammie Dixon, President and CEO of Prime Meridian Bank contacted his good friend, Major Alan Lamarche of Plantation Security, Inc. and told Alan that he had a very special little boy that wanted to go fishing on Friday.
$300M downtown Tampa office, hotel complex proposed
The proposal revives and expands the Prime Meridian Center that Abberger proposed in 2008 on property closer to the city's Channel District.
Spectacular space pictures
The Royal Observatory, founded in 1675, is home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and the Prime Meridian line or longitude 0º -- every place on Earth is measured in terms of its distance east or west from this line.
Diving into Jersey shipwreck history
"You needed the time at prime meridian and local time," Nesley says. "Dead reckoning" used the course, speed and time to figure out the position. Clocks were unreliable and behemoth.
Night skies lit by giant Makkah Clock
Formerly and still widely called GMT, UTC nominally reflects the mean solar time along the Earth's prime meridian. UTC is expressed using a 24-hour clock but can be converted into a 12-hour clock--AM and PM.

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Prime Meridian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Prime Meridian is the meridian (line of longitude) at which the longitude is defined to be 0°.
Greenwich Meridian: Prime Meridian of the World - Zero degrees
Jun 9, 2011 Surf the meridian line, the Prime Meridian of the World, zero degrees longitude, the Greenwich Meridian, the Prime Meridian of the World.
Prime Meridian
Jun 6, 2011 And it was the Prime Meridian, which was the first to be discussed.
Atlanta Fine Dining at Prime Meridian Restaurant - Omni Hotel at
on the menu at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center. Prime Meridian restaurant offers a unique dining space and lounge that overlooks Centennial Olympic Park.
Equator Map, Tropic of Cancer Map, Tropic of Capricorn Map, Prime
A global map showing the equator, the prime meridian, tropic of cancer, and tropic of Capricorn. Great world maps, flags, and geography facts. Worldatlas.

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