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The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic
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
Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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Shiva Is A God Who Likes Marijuana — And So Do Many Of His Followers
Shiva is one chill deity. He's one of the three major gods in the Hindu religion. And he has a penchant for pot.
Why Hindus Around The World Honor Lord Shiva On Maha Shivaratri
Maha Shivaratri (also Shivratri) is celebrated on the evening of March 7, by Hindus all over the world. This festival glorifies the Hindu god Shiva, believed to be the lord of cosmic destruction and dance.
Questions Over Trials After Shiva Blow
CHENNAI: It was supposed to be a routine trial for boxer Shiva Thapa ahead of the Asian Olympic Qualifiers in China. The World Championship bronze medallist has had a splendid run in recent times. He was looking to build on the same and get himself a ...
What on earth is 'ecofeminist' Vandana Shiva doing at Sri Sri's event?
Mumbai-born email copyright holder Shiva Ayyadurai is legitimate father of
The world has been talking about email this week, after the death of American programmer, Ray Tomlinson, on March 5. Tomlinson has been variously called email's godfather, father and inventor, for having created a message transfer system between two ...

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