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Basics of Magick: The Use of Color in Magick
White | Silver | Grey | Pink | Red | Purple | Brown | Blue | Green | Yellow | Gold | Black In magick, colors represent certain energies, goals, people and non-physical beings, such as deities or spiritual forces. For this reason, you should include candles,...
Symbology >> Colorology
Aviary at the Gates of Heaven: Examining the Bird Symbolism in the Thoth Empress Card
"This card, summed up, may be called the Gate of Heaven." Book of Thoth, p. 77. Eight birds adorn the fourth card of the Thoth Deck Major Arcana, The Empress. These eight birds, their variant symbology united, point at one overarching meaning -- as...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Fire god, Irish A son of Ler. He is a Lord of fire, and may thus be considered as a male aspect of the Brigit. He is one of the children of Ler transformed into a swan by a wicked stepmother, see Conn for fuller details....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Weyland the Smith
Not British as such, he was imported by the Anglo-Saxons from the continent. He is known in Teutonic sources, Frankish sources, and in Scandinavia, where he is called Volund. The gist of his tale is that he loved a swan-maiden who lived with him for seven...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
What are the elements, and how many of them are there?
In the context of magick and ritual, you will find that the four elements of Air, Fire, Water, and Earth are often used. These are powerful representations of natural magick. On the pentacle, our sacred symbol, each point of the star represents one element....
Magick >> The Elements
Sign Characteristics: Cancer
Quadruplicity Cardinal Day of the week Monday Birthstones Pearl Emerald Opal Colours Gray Silver White Flowers Lily Jasmine Gardenia Metals Silver Essences Mint Lilac Animals Swan Cat Hare GENERAL FEATURES Water sign ruled by the Moon. It is the Moon which...
Astrology >> Cancer
Sign Characteristics: Sagittarius
Quadruplicity Mutable Day of the week Thursday Birthstones Brilliant Lapis-lazuli Turquoise Sapphire Colours Blue Purple Yellow Green Flowers Carnation Daisy Iris Metals Tin Essences Musk Violet Animals Horse Deer Peacock Swan GENERAL FEATURES Fire sign ruled...
Astrology >> Saggitarius

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WHAT?! Again! Woman Kills Swan After Pulling the Bird Out of Water for Selfie
Macedonia Online reported, ”According to witnesses, the swan itself didn't react to the Bulgarian woman's approach, as they are very peaceful and used to no one bothering them.” This is absolutely sickening, and it must come to an end.
Swan Lake ballet
WPMI — This weekend, Mobile Ballet is bringing to life one of the all-time classics, Swan Lake. Swan Lake is a classic that the Mobile Ballet only performs about every four to five years.
#FlashbackFriday: Can We Please Talk About Swan's Crossing?
The soap took place in the fictional New England town of Swan's Crossing–ostensibly not too far from Salem and Harmony–and starred a pre-Buffy Sarah Michelle Gellar as Sydney Rutledge, a scheming Blair Waldorf-esque rich-girl in the midst of a mystery ...
News in a Nutshell: Swan selfies, porn star professors, naked rowers and more
It's Friday afternoon and you're probably fantasizing so much about your post-work pint you can practically taste the hops. This week we've seen claims that Her Majesty is a Brexiteer and the Adam Johnson news train continue to roll on.
Swan Song Debate Blogging #2
9:26 PM: Good Lord. No Dana, Social Security won't "run out of money" in twenty years. Simply wrong.

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