Rites Of Passage
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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
- 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
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Suggested Pdf Resources
- RITES OF PASSAGE
- RITES OF PASSAGE. From Shakespeare's Comic Rites , by Edward Berry ( Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1984).
- NEPAL'S POLITICAL RITES OF PASSAGE
- NEPAL'S POLITICAL RITES OF PASSAGE. Asia Report N°194 – 29 September .. NEPAL'S POLITICAL RITES OF PASSAGE.
- Rites of Passage
- Rites of Passage.
- Wilderness Rites Of Passage: Initiation, Growth, and Healing
- and rituals, rites of passage at the most difficult stages.
Suggested News Resources
- CERCA CALENDAR
- This year's art theme is "Rites of Passage." www.burningman.
- Ex-Barenaked singer Steven Page is his own man
- 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.
Suggested Web Resources
- 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.
- 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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