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A History Of Dreaming - From Ancient Egypt To Modern Day
Dreams have been an important part of the human experince since time immemorial. Fragments of the earliest books come from Egypt, where dreams were considered to be the messages sent from the gods. The Egyptians divided their dreams into three categories: 1....
Parapsychology >> Dreams
Pagan Roots of the Bible
"The Bible is the innerrent word of the living God. It is absolutely infallible, without error in all matters pertaining to faith and practice, as well as in areas such as geography, science, history, etc. Jerry Falwell I have heard this assertion...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Christianity >> The Bible
Apis
Originally a fertility symbol, he became the sacred bull, or the 'Ba' of the creator god Ptah at the cult center of Memphis. The Apis was linked to Pharaoh as the divine manifestation of a god and the bulls became important enough to have a grand burial at...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
An Overview of Different Types of Scrying
Scrying is a method of divination. It consists of gazing into a crystal, a mirror or some water for example, anything shiny really, in order to enter altered mind states...A good cliché that best describes scrying is the gypsy fortune-teller and her large...
Divination >> Scrying

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Serapis: God of Fertility and the Afterlife that United Greeks and Egyptians
Serapis (also called Sarapis) was a deity invented by the Ptolemies, and was meant to bridge the gap between their Egyptian and Greek subjects. The Ptolemies were one of the successors of Alexander the Great, and ruled over Egypt until it was conquered ...
Sculptural transformations: destruction and reuse in Roman London
Eastern cults like those of Cybele and Attis, her consort, seem to have suffered iconoclastic attacks elsewhere in the Empire, such as at Sarsina in northern Italy where marble statues of Serapis and Cybele were found broken into hundreds of pieces.
Commentary: Consider other international incidents at sea over the years
Something must have happened in the years since the Pueblo incident or when John Paul Jones and his crew sprang from the deck of their sinking, burning garbage barge, captured the British ship Serapis and changed history. The British captain called on ...
The Gods of Egypt
The Egyptians worshiped the god Serapis, defender of the land against locusts. Another major god of the Egyptians was Rah, the sun god. But Plague number nine saw darkness come over the land, even during the day.
ARCHAEOLOGY >Temple of Serapis in Ephesus undergoes restoration
The temple of Serapis, which was discovered in İzmir's ancient city of Ephesus and is estimated to have collapsed in an earthquake, will be restored to its original condition.

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