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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
Rituals, invocations and sacred space
"There is a single main definition of the object of all magickal Ritual. It is the uniting of the Microcosm with the Macrocosm. The Supreme and Complete Ritual is therefore the Invocation of the Holy Guardian Angel; or, in the language of the Mysticism,...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Magick >> Rituals
Everyday is Sacred
Throughout history, people of nature religions found something sacred everywhere they looked. There was no clear-cut boundary between what was religious and what was not, what was magical and what was not. Examples of this can be found all over Europe, where...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Software of the Mind #1: In The Beginning There Was Thought
In the twilight before the dawn of civilization, the connection between humanity and Nature was still strong. Hunter-gatherers seeking food and self protection in the wilds, lived the wisdom of Nature because they never left its influence. Mind and body...
Mystic Sciences >> Mind
Sacred Space: Circles and Altars
The magic circle or sphere is a well-defined, non-physical temple. There are two main types -- those used by ceremonial magicians are designed to protect the magician from the forces he or she raises. Our circles are used to create sacred space to commune...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
The Symbolic Language of Dreams
In dreams we are carried away to a wonderland of imagination - pleasures and fears blend themselves into a magical universe. When awake we have forgotten that this wonderland exists in our own souls. A Language According to Jung, dreams as well as daydreaming,...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology

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Review of Niloofar Haeri's Sacred Language, Ordinary People
Sacred Language, Ordinary People: Dilemmas of Culture and Politics in Egypt ... One of the strengths of Haeri's book is its focus on language ideology.
Essays on the sacred language, writings, and religion of the Parsis
This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the ...
Lingua Dei, lingua hominis: Sacred Language and Medieval Texts
there were especially (bree sacred languages: Hebrew, Greek, and Latin- ... sophical problems the notion of a sacred language might raise for medieval (and.
A Grammar of the Sacred Language on the system disclosed by
Assignment #17 Topic: Sacred Language Reflect and write: Your
Topic: Sacred Language. Reflect and write: Your main task for this assignment is to imagine that you had to tell a story about yourself in the language of the ...

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Measures That Matter — But To Whom?
'Embrace of the Serpent' review: Worlds collide in Colombia's Amazonian jungle
Set in Colombia's Amazonian jungle and a foreign language Oscar finalist, it's simultaneously a lament, a warning and a celebration of the lost and destroyed tribes of that region, "all the people we will never know.
Parshat Pekudei – Who am I and how do I look?
We learn about the importance of the ark from the fact that it was placed in the inner and most sacred part of the Mishkan, in the Holy of Holies, and it was covered with a “parochet,” a curtain.
Concert review: St. Mary Schola's 'Gothic Lord's Prayer' intense and delightful
With one notable exception, St. Mary Schola, the superb early music choir, built its Tuesday evening program at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception around Italian sacred music of the 16th through 18th centuries.
A nature-based program provides a powerful First Nations metaphor for lessons
And that knowledge leads to using language like 'my body is mine.'” For Whyte, it's about instilling teachings about permission and ... Outside of the lodge, a sacred fire is lit and kept ablaze by a youth.

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Sacred language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A sacred language, "holy language" (in religious context) or liturgical language is a language that is cultivated for religious reasons by people who speak ...
Sacred Languages - Bible Studies for Growth in God
Sacred Languages. Every religion has one! For the Muslims it's Arabic.
What is the sacred language of Christianity? - Quora
Christianity has no sacred language, contrary to what some have written here. The use of a language in liturgy does not make it a sacred language; that makes.. .
Sacred Language - TV Tropes
The Sacred Language trope as used in popular culture.
Sacred Language of Ascension - Alice Coltrane
Sacred Language of Ascension A CD project by Alice Coltrane and Dr. J.J.

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