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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
Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
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

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Mythical Green Man comes to Liverpool's World Museum
The Green Man is a mythical creature made from leaves dating from a time when Britons believed in nature spirits and sacred trees.
Sarayaku's Fight for the Survival of Their Culture
The company forged trails, introduced 1400 kilograms of explosives in an area covering 16000 hectares (39537 acres) and deforested large areas, including sacred trees and plants of high cultural value for the Sarayaku community.
Osun grove: More than annual festival
Traditionally, sacred trees and stones and metal objects, along with mud and wood sculptures, defined the deities in the grove.

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Category:Sacred trees - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pages in category "Sacred trees". The following 28 pages are in this category, out of 28 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).
Celtic Sacred Trees and Woods
Information about ancient Celtic knowledge and spirituality. Sacred Trees and Woods.
Sacred Places: Trees and the Sacred
In Egypt, the evergreen date palm was a sacred tree, and a palm branch was the symbol of the god Heh, the personification of eternity. Sacred Trees (9780871564702): Nathaniel Altman Sacred Trees (9780871564702): Nathaniel Altman: Books.
The Celtic Tree of Life

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