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Christ's Role, As He Might Have Meant It: a Discussion
It seems that organized religion has assumed the role of Christ in the dispensation of Truth, be it relating to the church itself or in the very Word of God. The Pope, when speaking in his official capacity, is considered to be the mouthpiece of God."...
Religions >> Christianity
Archetypal Astrology
Jungian Psychology | Archetypal Astrology | The Myths The Horoscope What is below is like what is above. And what is above is like what is below, so that the miracle of the One may be accomplished. -Tabula Smaragdina This is not an explanation of all the...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
Astrological Emphasis: Pisces, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Pisces: February, 21st - March, 20th. This article applies to Pisceans during 2001. General Pisces is the twelfth sign of the Zodiac, astrologically dominated by Jupiter and Neptune, exalted by the Moon and with Mercury in exile....
Astrology >> Pisces
Astrological Emphasis: Aries, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Pisces: March, 21st- April, 20th. This article applies to Arians during 2001. General Aries is the first sign of the zodiac; it is a sign of fire, and according to the archetype represents a seed, which is starting to sprout....
Astrology >> Ares
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
History of Magick
I. Early Magick One tradition holds that Witchcraft began more than 35 thousand years ago, when the last great sheets ice began their journey across Europe. Legend holds that small groups of hunters followed the free-running game and bison across the tundra....
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Mystic Sciences >> Magick

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Humour Theories and the Archetype of the Trickster in Folklore
archetype of the trickster in folklore may help us describe some common and different parts of the universal phenomenon of humour and the specific ethno-.
Awakening the Trickster - IIQI
May 5, 2005 Almost all mythologies in the world have trickster characters (Radin, 1956), ... archetype in the hope of awakening ideas for resisting attempts to ...
The Trickster: myth and magic in great ads - QRi consulting
god of movement. Not surprisingly,. Hermes is the uncrowned prince of modern advertising.
Archetypes - De Anza College
The concept of the archetype relies on the work of three men Carol Jung, Joseph ..... Behind the trickster's laughter and jokes is wisdom of the world (Indick).
The Old Testament Use of an Archetype: The Trickster
The trickster archetype is particularly prominent in primitive cultures. ... For the trickster and trickery, see “Deception,” “Trickster,” in Dictionary of Biblical Imagery .

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Classical: Allentown Symphony, dancers present 'Petrushka'
Its title character is a descendant of the trickster clown archetype — playful, quarrelsome, mercurial, naughty, and in the end, indestructible.
black indian, a tradition of masked resistance
Is the World Ready for an African Superhero?
Wale is also getting noticed in the United States, where superheroes tend to adhere to the comfortable, white, Anglo-Saxon, middle-class, hetero-male archetypes. Comic .... Instead, there are tricksters, witches, ancestors and rapacious outsiders.
Divine Tricksters
Jung said it's from this stew of unconscious impulses that our most ancient and ubiquitous mythic archetypes emerge: Gods and monsters without boundaries who yo-yo thru genres often comical (but never tragic: if trickster dies it's only to be born again).
Ultra-coordinated motherfuckery
Biella Coleman, an NYU professor and leading writer on Anonymous, compares the group to the mythological archetype of the Trickster.

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Trickster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Archetype[edit]. Further information: List of fictional tricksters. The Trickster or Clown is an example of a Jungian archetype.
Trickster - Crystalinks
The Trickster is an example of a Jungian Archetype. The Fool survives in modern playing cards as the Joker. In modern literature the trickster survivors as a ...
Tricksters. Tricksters are archetypal, almost always male, characters who appear in the myths of many different cultures. As their name suggests, tricksters love to ...
The Trickster - TV Tropes
In modern literature, the Trickster survives as a character archetype, ranging from the self-aware and purposeful, through the merely impulsive and mischievous, ...
Trickster -
The trickster is a recurrent figure or archetype in world mythologies, folklore, and literature. As a literary concept, the Trickster was a popular in late 20th-century ...

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