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Pagan Sexuality and Sexual Freedom
Old Traditions Live Today! Pagans like me who believe in, talk about and practice sexual freedom are protected by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. As individuals, and as Americans, we pagans have the freedom to choose the manner in which we...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
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

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330 - Faheran Melody, Broken Moon, Catherines Lady, Cloonturk Cilla, Cloonderry Tiger, Briardene Sheila. 330 - Tir Na Croi, Cloonturk Monty, Revenue Rosie, Malandra, Corrakelly Storm, Black Mariah.
How the FolkloreThursday hashtag on Twitter has become a global event
If you go down to the tweets tomorrow, you're sure of a big surprise… for here lurk goblins and werewolves and Sheela Na Gigs, and all manner of strange beasties and stories lost to the mists of time, legend and myth.
B. Board: Ewe on the lam — or: A funny thing happened when Carmen met
An annual festival honored fertility Goddess Sheela-na-gig. Nude figures appeared in Irish churches constructed before the 16th century. Most were defaced/destroyed during the prudish Victorian age.
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1960 – Sheela-na-Gig paintings, by Barrie Cooke
The Sheela-na-Gig paintings are a direct statement about the deep connection between human sexuality and other natural phenomena, and should be seen as part of Cooke's bigger world view: he viewed earth, air, fire and water as mutually and sometimes ...
These Chaotic Illustrations Aren't Trying to Be Charming (But Still Are)
Sheela Na Gig (2015) by Tom O'Hern exhibited in the show Dregs, Bogans and Third Generation Morons at Bett Gallery last year. All images courtesy of the artist. Known to travel armed with a pack of homemade stickers to make his mark on defaceable ...

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