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Art during the Age of Faith
The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Poetry & Fable >> Short Stories
14 - Art
The word Art refers to the alchemist art of transforming matter through purification from an imperfect state into a perfect one. This was done by first analysing and transforming the different elements and then mingling opposites in the right proportions. But...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Our Mother Who Art In Heaven
(First some Excerpts from an article by Richard Owen in The Times, London September 10, 1999 ) THE Pope, who this year said that God was not "an old man with a white beard", went a step further yesterday and referred to "God the Mother"....
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Candle Magick: A Basic Guide to the Art
Research your spell– colours, herbs, gems, moon and astrological phases. Create a visualisation for your intent, a symbol, maybe a rune? Light incense and cast your sacred circle. Invoke the deities needed for your work. Relax, ground and centre. Now you need...
Spells >> Charms
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Ritual - Expression of Will, Art and Creativity
Most of our lives involve traditions, regular observances. These might relate to annual or seasonal holiday, it might just be meeting a friend every year at a particular time to go shopping, or have a beer and catch up. The main thing these informal...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual

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'Masterpieces of Chinese Painting From the Metropolitan Collection' Review
We are in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Chinese galleries, where assistant curator Joseph Scheier-Dolberg has displayed some 50 paintings, the first of two rotations of “Masterpieces of Chinese Painting from the Metropolitan Collection.
The double-edged beauty of The Assassin
Let's say it straight out: we do not understand much about the dramatic and political intricacies of this mural, which first goes to the thousand and one details of daily life in the IX th century, at the age of gold Tang dynasty.
The story of Hong Kong identity 1841-2017, told through physical theatre
The year was 411 AD: Guangzhou-based official Lu Xun led a 100,000-strong rebellion against the Eastern Jin dynasty. He managed to reach as far north as the Yangtze River, but was eventually defeated, and fled southwards towards the Chinese and ...
Where China Goes to Chill
Chinese Art Main Drawing Card for Chinese Buyers During Asia Week

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