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Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Yule, the Winter Solstice
ABOUT YULE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT YULE Yule, pronounced "you all", or jol is the Winter Solstice, the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Yule, in Old Norse means, Wheel. As the Wheel of the Year is significant in pagan...
Holidays >> Yule
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. 20:2 And it shall be,...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
The Green Man
Who is this mysterious face in the leaves, commonly known as the Green Man? He is the personification of the spirit of nature itself in its vegetation form; the living heartbeat in every cell of a plant, shrub or tree, and the divine essence of the seasons....
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros
The Legend of Stonehenge
Stonehenge has fascinated thousands of people throughout the ages, even today people are still wondering about the origins of the mysterious Stonehenge. Today's scientists and historians are still unable to come to a solid theory of when, why, by whom, and...
Earth Mysteries >> Mystic Places
Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 2
Now the point of any study of how much we share in our search for the Deity must be in what shared behaviors should we expect? For the purposes of the community of A Mystical Grove, this must be in how we revere and cherish Nature in all its manifold...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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HOW to Prune Trees
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How to Tap Maple Trees and Make Maple Syrup
Includes information on yield, tree physiology, step by step instructions, where to go for help, additional reading, and references.
Self-Adjusting Binary Search Trees
The splay tree, a self-adjusting form of binary search tree, is developed and analyzed.

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Flooding, down trees forces police to close roads
Numerous roads in Litchfield County and Greater Waterbury areas are closed due to down trees and flooding. Winsted Police have banned all vehicular travel in the town until further notice. Town Manager Dale L.
Irene Snaps Trees During Pass Through Massachusetts
28 (Bloomberg) -- Trees in Dover, Massachusetts, lay broken in the wake of Irene, now downgraded to a tropical storm.
Fallen trees from Hurricane Irene kill four in Virginia
All four deaths were connected with falling trees in the powerful storm, including an 11-year-old boy who died after being pinned under a tree that fell on his apartment home in Newport News.
Irene downs beloved 80-year-old tree in Brooklyn
But the much-loved and hotly debated tree couldn't stand up to Tropical Storm Irene, whose winds tore it out of the ground and sent it crashing across a quiet street in Brooklyn Heights at about 4 am Sunday.
Outages, fallen trees persist after Hurricane Irene
Hurricane Irene left hundreds of thousands of Washington-area residents without power, with the storm felling trees that downed power lines, crushed cars, damaged houses and blocked roadways.

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Tree - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A tree is a perennial woody plant.
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