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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
I am Pagan
I am Pagan. I am a part of the whole of Nature. The Rocks, the Animals, the Plants, the Elements, and Stars are my relatives. Other humans are my sisters and brothers, whatever their races, colors, genders, sexual orientations, ages, nationalities, religions,...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
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

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Sacred Places Europe: 108 Destinations
“Many sacred places are now bustling tourist and pilgrimage desti- nations.
Native American Sacred Sites
CONFLICTS WITH CORPORATIONS OvER SACRED SITES 17. Introduction to C ase Appendix Four: U.S.
Sacred sites: Biodiversity and Andean spirituality
1. Sacred sites: Biodiversity and Andean spirituality. Yachay Wasi Conference in Acopia, Dept of Cuzco, Peru - April 2009.
Survey to Identify and Evaluate Indian Sacred Sites and Traditional

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Report: Archbishop to leave Baltimore for Rome
Pope Benedict XVI is set to name Archbishop Edwin F. O'Brien to a Rome-based order of knights charged with protecting the Christian community and sacred sites of the Holy Land, a prominent Catholic blogger is reporting.
We're proud to be 'holier than thou!'
The accolade comes in a new book on sacred sites and the town's Minster features strongly – thanks to a wealth of ancient holy treasures.
U.S. Forest Service Opens Sacred Sites Report for Public Comment
The US Forest Service has opened for public comment through the Federal Register a draft report that outlines its policies and procedures on Indian Sacred Sites.
Solidarity Demonstration at Forest Service Office to Save the San Francisco Peaks
Pechanga: No Need to Delay Quarry Vote
The legislation would prohibit activities, such as mining, near Indian sacred sites.

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