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Summer is at its end and the last harvest is taken in. The cold season returns, all of nature seems to die and the nights become long. It is the beginning of Samon, the dark half of the year. The veil between the land of the living and the land of the dead...
Holidays >> Samhain
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Lughnasadh (pronounced Loo-nas-ah), August 1st, is the first harvest festival in the Celtic and Neo-Pagan Year. Like all Celtic Fire Festivals, it begins on the eve of the actual day. Although it later became known as Christian Lammas, it still survives in...
Holidays >> Lammas
Beltane was a day representing many things to the Celtic people. It was the second of the four fire festivals. To most it celebrated the sun God, Baal(British)/ Bel(Irish)/ Beli(Welsh)/ Belanos(Pan-Celtic), although the sun appears to have been originally...
Holidays >> Beltaine
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
Who Were the Celts?
The Celts were a group of people that occupied lands stretching from the British Isles to Galatia. The Celts had many dealings with other cultures that bordered the lands occupied by these people, and even though there is no written record of the Celts...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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Middle Kingdom Scribes' Handbook
Latin Paleography
Feb 9, 2011 New Roman cursive (cursiva romana moderna). 16. Half-uncial or Semi-uncial ( semiuncialis).
half uncial and Roman cursive, is the first truly minuscule alphabet. Its beauti- ful letters can be written straight or at an angle.
The Esoteric Alphabet
when they introduced the Roman half uncial to Britain. These were modified and used as the Irish half uncial to write the.
Silentium Pro
was disseminated throughout Western Europe. e roots of the Carolingian minuscule include Roman half-uncial, insular writing, and regional cursive sles.

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Uncial script - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Like uncial, half-uncial derived from Roman cursive, but now of a later, evolved type.
The Evolution of Handwriting & Gutenberg's Attempt to Copy It
1st—8th C. | Uncials and Half Unicals - Anticipating Lowercase Letters, The Uncial's Stylistic Wanderings. roman uncials.
half-uncial (calligraphy) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Uncial and half-uncial — Scripts — Palaeography — Research
Thus uncial originated as a calligraphic representation of the Roman cursive capital.
The Script from the Book of Kells
to produce a formal book script which resembled Roman Half-Uncial, but lacked its formality...s

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