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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
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 Sacred Wheel: The Sabbats
The Wheel of the Year honors the never ending cycle of life, death, and rebirth. It expresses the belief which Pagan religions hold that time is circular, not linear. The Sabbats are derived from the rich traditions of seasonal festivals as celebrated by...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
In Nomine Babalon: Sacred Whoredom in a Thelemic Context
Naked and trembling, pressed against my bare body, he whispered into my hair, "can I kiss you?" Instead of answering with words, I turned my face up to him. When our lips met, it felt as if some part of him opened up around me like a cocoon. I...
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality

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Sacred” or “sensitive” objects
The Acquisition and Stewardship of Sacred Objects
Aug 9, 2006 works – including sacred objects of contemporary cultures.
What about Sacred Objects?
Sacred objects in museum spaces
to reflect on the relationship of the sacred to concrete objects.
Pesticides:Section 1
Decontaminating Sacred Objects of the Haudenosaunee. Richard W.

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Forget Dagon, Baal, and Asherah: smartphones are the new idols
It is a sacred object to be held and caressed and constantly attended to. Previous generations fell in love with their cars or became addicted to TV, but this one elevates devotion to material objects to an altogether different level.
President addressed the people on National Flag Day
Ukrainian people, regardless of nationality, language, or faith," Yanukovych said. The presdient called to protect and respect the National Flag of Ukraine as a national sacred object. "It is our constitutional and civic duty," the president summed up.
Why splash out on waterproof books?
Our cultural reverence for the book – a sacred object that must not be defaced, damaged or thrown away – is a lovely thing, but increasingly crazy. Presumably it harks back to the time when books really were rare and precious things.
Jewish community celebrates Torah's completion
5 of the island's oldest Buddhist temples
The father of the boy dreamt that the reason his son had died was for the sin of tying the buffalo to a sacred object, that what the boy thought was a post was in reality the golden peak of the Buddha's conical cap.

Suggested Web Resources

ceremonial object (religion) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
A Sacred Object as Text: Reclaiming the Sacred Pole of the Omaha
Omahas today call their Sacred Pole Umoⁿ'hoⁿ'ti, the "Real Omaha." He is a physical object, a cottonwood pole—but he is also a person with a life of his own.
NAGPRA Glossary
Sacred Objects: trees, lotus, cows
Sacred Objects: Trees, Lotuses, Cows. Why are certain trees and plants as sacred?
Sacred Places: Introduction

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