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Spider: Grandmother of Creation
At the dawn of summer, in the warmth of springtime, Spider peeks her head out and begins again to spin her tale. Her tale, like her web is spiral, each year bringing greater more elaborate worlds and possibilities into manifestation. Her story, her web is the...
Symbology >> Animals
The Legend of the Dreamcatcher
Long ago when the world was young, an old Lakota spiritual leader was on a high mountain and had a vision. In his vision, Iktomi, the great trickster and teacher of wisdom, appeared in the form of a spider. Iktomi spoke to him in a sacred language. As he...
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Serveral Simple But Useful Meditations
MEDITATIONS Before you start any kind of meditation, here are a few tips: Pick a place where you will not be disturbed. If you want, you may put on some relaxing music or nature sounds to keep you from possible distractions. Get into an upright position...
Mind >> Meditation
Religious Tolerance In Springfield and the Greenleaf Coven
Religious intolerance is alive and well in Springfield Missouri. The question is, to what degree, and in the terminology of "The Burning Times", how high are the flames? In 1999, the court case of Jean Webb vs. The City of Republic was a headliner...
Paganism & Wicca >> True Stories
Jesus Christ! You’re acting like one of those Christians
"He drew a circle that shut me out— Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout. But Love and I had the wit to win; We drew a circle that took him in!" – Edwin Markham The room was filled with Pagans, Witches and a few Asatru. The discussion had flowed from &qu...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
The Internet as a Magical Tool
Ever consider the internet as a magical tool? Often the most magical of tools are not the ones we keep on our altar, but the ones that surround us every day, in places we never thought to look. The internet is one of the fastest growing "entities"...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life

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Live funnel-web spiders needed for antivenene
“However, year-on-year we have seen supplies reduce in peak periods over January, February and March, from on average 40 spiders per week down to 20 per week and of those only five may be the male Sydney funnel-web, which is required for milking,” ...
Meet 'Big Boy' the funnel-web spider
AUSTRALIA'S ONLY PROVIDER of funnel-web spider venom has received its biggest spider, a male Sydney funnel-web – the deadliest in Australia – dubbed 'Big Boy'. A member of the public handed Big Boy into a Newcastle hospital so his venom could be ...
Australian Man Finds Deadly Spider In Son's Shoe (Video)
There are at least 40 different species of funnel web spiders in the world. Several species of funnel-web spider have been known to be highly venomous. The male Sydney Funnel-Web Spider, for instance, has caused 13 recorded deaths before an antivenom ...
NSW reminded to help catch funnel web spiders to help with anti-venom stocks
The number of funnel webs caught to produce vital anti-venom has been declining over the past few years, prompting specialists to remind everyday Australians to lend a hand. Since 1981 the anti-venom program at the Australian Reptile Park has been ...
Massive funnel-web's spider venom to be milked in Australia
Big Boy is a male Sydney funnel-web spider, which is the deadliest spider in Australia and one of the most venomous in the world. The average leg span of a funnel-web is between 6cm and 7cm. Mr Collett said earlier reports that Big Boy's size was 7.

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