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Norfolk Island Pine: Correspondences
Auricaria excelsa Folk Names: Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Deity: Power: Protection, Anti-Hunger...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary N
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 28
Chapter 28 28:1 And when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita. 28:2 And the barbarous people showed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold....
New Testament >> The Acts
Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Celtic Gods and Heroes: The Gods of Ancient Ireland
Celtic peoples established themselves in Ireland about 2,500 years ago. But humans had inhabited the island long before that, as evidenced by the monument site at Newgrange dating to 3000 B.C., as well as the prehistoric megaliths at Carrowmore in Sligo, and...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Family hit with double tragedy
He was closely involved in Maori fishing quota negotiations, and on behalf of his ancestor he signed the Treaty of Waitangi in a re-enactment at Ruapuke Island. Teone has followed his father's footsteps and is a fisherman, as are his two sons.
Star Spangled Kiwi: The first Waitangi Day
There were about two dozen of us there, from locals including the mayor to regular marae visitors and even a kaumatua (elder) whose tupuna (ancestor) Tuhawaiki had signed a copy of the Treaty of Waitangi in June 1840 at Ruapuke Island. Hearing the ...
NZ POLITICS DAILY: The new critics of Waitangi
In 1840 after all, the Treaty was carried around the country for eight months after the Waitangi event, with meetings and signings taking place in over 50 places, from the Far North to Ruapuke Island in Foveaux Strait.
Bluff shipwrecks book details rocky history
Bluff History Group chair Jan Mitchell said Shipwrecks Bluff Area 1845-1920 was a book about 33 shipwrecks which happened in Bluff Harbour, around Dog Island and Ruapuke Island, and in part of Foveaux Strait. READ MORE: New Bluff Coastguard boat ...
Family of boy who died after Blue Lake incident will be 'broken forever'
The body of international student Pawan Kumar Khadka, 22, was found in the surf south-east of Moturiki Island, Mount Maunganui at 6.30am Monday. The Nepalese student, originally from Kathmandu, had been living in New Zealand for 18 months.

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