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Pendulum Divination
The Pendulum is a divination tool made of a piece of string and a weight. The weight can be almost anything: a metal washer, a gold or silver ring, even a paper clip. Pendulum divination has survived through the centuries. The two most common pendulum models...
Divination >> Pendulums
Popular Oracles and Omens
I think it would be correct to assume that man has always been anxious to lift a corner of the veil of the future. In this section I’ve included several popular oracles, omens and superstitions. Some of these might seem a bit ridiculous, but why not consider...
Psychic Abilities >> Divination
Imbolc - Midwinter
ABOUT IMBOLC | RITUAL | FOODS ABOUT IMBOLC Imbolg/Imbolc is pronounced EM-Bowl-ig or ic, it also known as Midwinter, Candlemass, Oimelc, Lupercus, Lupecal, Disting, Brigatia (Brigid's Day), Lady Day and Groundhog Day. Imbolg translates, according to McCoy, to...
Holidays >> Imbolg
The Perpetual Raising: Part 5
(Part 5 of 5) The description of the seven specialists for group mind formation continues… 3) THE MOTIVATOR; The psychic specialist known as the Motivator, represents and embodies the will to evolve. Their contribution to group mind effort is a...
Mind >> World Mind
Magick and Science
Many people wonder how magick works. To the non-believer, they say that there is no proof that spells work. And those abilities such as telekinesis are illusionary or product of imagination. They ask us to use scientific means to explain how exactly these...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
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Pagan Culture Never Died
Pagan culture never died. It changed, was hidden, became hushed -- but never died. We can look around and see that many of the Old ways are still part of everyday life. Here's a few examples. What others can you see in your own surroundings? A personal...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology

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The Economist explains
INVISIBILITY is a well-worn narrative device. Plato wondered if the mythical Ring of Gyges, which made its wearer disappear, would disturb a just man's morality as much as his visibility. A couple of millennia later, similar themes appeared in J.
Platonic Morality in JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit
Glaucon recites the story of an unnamed shepherd who, after an earthquake, stumbled upon a golden ring in the midst of a tomb. According to Glaucon, this unnamed shepherd pocketed the 'Ring of Gyges' and went about his daily duties. One would imagine ...
Invisible: The Dangerous Allure of the Unseen by Philip Ball, book review
Gyges was a shepherd who chanced upon a magic ring; once liberated, the ring is revealed as having the power of invisibility. Soon this bucolic swain has killed the king and ravished the queen, all done with the aid of invisibility.
The Invisible Man by HG Wells (1897)
“[Gyges] eventually found that turning the bezel inwards made him invisible and turning it outwards made him visible. As soon as he realized this, he arranged to be one of the delegates ...
The Freeloader's Culture
This is why Socrates tells the story of the Ring of Gyges in the Republic, and it's why Kant phrases the Categorical Imperative the way he does.

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