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Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
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
Pagan Musings
We're of the old religion, sired of Time, and born of our beloved Earth Mother. For too long the people have trodden a stony path that goes only onward beneath a sky that goes only upwards. The Horned God plays in a lonely glade for the people are scattered...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
King Pentheus and his fateful encounter with the god Dionysus
The story of king Pentheus and his fateful encounter with the god Dionysus is both horrifying and carries a certain warning. There arrived one day in Thebes a dancing god of great beauty and magnetism. So strong was his pull that all the women in that town...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Pisces

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RITES OF PASSAGE. From Shakespeare's Comic Rites , by Edward Berry ( Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1984).
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Wilderness Rites Of Passage: Initiation, Growth, and Healing
and rituals, rites of passage at the most difficult stages.
Rites of Passage Council

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By Jed Gottlieb Drug busts and band breakups are rock 'n' roll rites of passage. But nobody expected Barenaked Ladies frontman Steven Page to make these kinds of headlines.
Funny Dad | Raised by Google
By Christopher Garlington There are vital rites of passage fathers and sons must go through, the most important milestones of a father's journey. I have experienced exactly none of them.
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Rite of passage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A rite of passage is a ritual event that marks a person's progress from one status to another.
Rites of Passage: Vision Quest, Wilderness Quest, Wilderness
2011 Art Theme: Rites of Passage
Lesson Plan - Rituals and Rites of Passage
Process of Socialization: Rites of Passage
Jan 8, 2007 Rites of passage in many cultures are used to mark the socially recognized transition to sexual maturity.

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