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Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 6
AS THE WORM TURNS Health and well being are part of the natural birthright of the human being. With all of its organs intact, the right diet, exercise and mental focus, a human body can overcome any disease. Even so, the effects of living in this...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology

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How North Carolina Explains Trump's Rise
The state has been pounded by job loss in manufacturing over the last two decades, especially in industries like textiles and furniture, both of which have a long history in the state.
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Syria is known for its strict secularism and respect for religious minority rights; the Saudi monarchy, on the other hand, greatly discriminates against religious minority groups, and enforces an extreme interpretation of Sharia (Islamic law). ....
Alabama Muslims contend with post-Paris/San Bernardino climate
Birmingham's history during the civil rights [era],” Taufique said. “We are a whole lot more sensitive ... Gerald Allen, R-Tuscaloosa, had proposed an amendment to stop courts from using Islamic Sharia law in their rulings.
What's behind the Indonesian president's troubling silence on LGBT persecution?
Indonesia has no history of criminalising same-sex relations or of widespread abuse of the rights of LGBT people. But that tradition of tolerance appears to be waning. The root of this change started in Indonesia's northern province of Aceh.
Does Islam prescribe death for blasphemy?
When the Sharia law does not preach death sentence for a crime as serious as idolatry, how can it do so for blasphemy, which is a relatively lesser misdeed in Islam? There is usually a ...

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The Origins of Islamic Law - Constitutional Rights Foundation
Since the Sharia originated with Allah, Muslims consider it sacred. Between the seventh century when Muhammad died and the 10th century, many Islamic legal  ...
Sharia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Islam, the origin of sharia is the Qu'ran, and traditions gathered ... main features of sharia were definitively established and sharia was ...
History of Shariah - Islam Awareness Homepage
The historical origin of the shariah lies in the revelation that Muslims believe was ..... The oldest of the classical Sunni schools is the Maliki, which originated in ...
Sharia History: A Timeline of 1,400 Years of Islamic Jurisprudence
Jun 1, 2012 At a time when efforts to ban sharia law have been tabled in some two dozen states, it would be interesting to know what precisely their ...
Sharia law: A brief introduction - Religious tolerance
Mar 19, 2007 Sharia law within Sunni Islam: A brief introduction. horizontal rule ... Anas established the Maliki school of jurisprudence.

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