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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
- History of Magick
- I. Early Magick One tradition holds that Witchcraft began more than 35 thousand years ago, when the last great sheets ice began their journey across Europe. Legend holds that small groups of hunters followed the free-running game and bison across the tundra....
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
- The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
- (Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
- Hey! Isn't That Christmas Star a Pentacle?
- Isn't that Star of Bethlehem a Pentagram? Well, of course it is. Just as the Saxon Eostra (or whatever spelling catches your fancy) lent her rabbit and name in English to Pasch. Also, the day of Christ's Mass is actually the festival of the birthday of Mithra;...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
- Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
- This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
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- Santa Monica & W estw ood. B. Santa Monica & San Vicente.
- Santa by Steven Casey
- Copyright c 1996 by Steven Casey. All rights reserved. Santa by Steven Casey.
- City Of Santa Maria Street Map
- VIA SANTA MARIA. RAIN TREE. AL.
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- Rio in mourning after worst tram accident
- The tram, which had a maximum capacity of 44, derailed as it went into a turn in the booming Santa Teresa tourist district on Saturday. Among the injured are five foreigners - three French nationals, a Portuguese woman and an Englishman.
- David G. Sills dies at 73; presiding appellate judge in Santa Ana
- Judge David G. Sills, of California's 4th District Court of Appeal in Santa Ana, made significant rulings regarding surrogate parents. David G.
- Councilwoman apologizes for comparing Jewish property owner to Hitler
- A Santa Ana city councilwoman apologized Thursday evening for comments she made at a meeting a day earlier in which she compared a downtown property owner to Hitler.
- Caracortado up in time in Del Mar Mile
- After losing the Grade 1 Frank Kilroe Mile by a head at Santa Anita in March and the Grade 1 Shoemaker Mile by a neck at Hollywood Park on July 2, Caracortado edged the upstart 3-year-old Mr. Commons by a nose to win the Grade 2 Del Mar Mile.
Suggested Web Resources
- Santa Claus and Christmas at the Northpole
- Enjoy Christmas with Santa Claus at the North pole, an award-winning Christmas web site. Send a letter to Santa Clause or a Christmas card to a friend.
- Official NORAD Santa Tracker
- Follow Santa as he makes his magical journey! Welcome to NORAD Tracks Santa. Santa has completed his flight this year.
- SANTA CLAUS AT CLAUS.COM
- Award-winning Santa Claus site for parents and kids. Check your naughty or nice rating. Play games in Elf School.