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How Odin Became Santa Claus: Symbolism and Pagan Origins of a Gift-Giving Saint
The story begins in the northern regions of Europe where the supreme god Odin, also known as Wodan among the German tribes, reigned. (He still lives among us in Wednesday, which is Wodan’s day). Odin/Wodan was the god of wisdom, magick and occult knowledge,...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
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
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Am I Damned?: Part 1
(Excerpted from a planned website, much of this material has already appeared in answer to various questions on the boards, especially in General Earth Spirituality. I will attempt to redact it for this forum, as much of the arguments contained here are basic...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L

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Why history is all around us in Glasgow
"Glasgow's origins as a city can be traced back as far as the 6th century with the arrival of St Mungo, the patron saint of Glasgow.
Glasgow: St Mungo's Festival
Sunday 10 January sees Glasgow Churches Together mark St Mungo's Day with the Celebrating St Mungo Service, honouring the city's patron in dance and song. Dr Irene O'Brien, Senior Archivist at The Mitchell, will be the speaker. On Wednesday 13 ...
You don't have to be a saint to walk here
I met a dozen other ramblers who were walking the Molendinar as part of Glasgow's St Mungo Festival. You may simply know St Mungo as Glasgow's patron saint, but delve deeper and you realise that without Mungo, Glasgow may not have existed.
Voices sing out in praise of St Mungo
Archbishop Mario Conti of Glasgow joined the community of St Mungo's Church in Glasgow to celebrate the feast day of its patron saint last Friday. The feast day Mass was celebrated on the penultimate day of the St Mungo Festival, a seven-day series of ...
St Mungo Festival celebrates Glasgow's medieval religious roots and civic
The St Mungo Festival 2015 links Glasgow's medieval religious roots with civic society today.

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