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Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
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
Uva Ursa: Correspondences
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Poison Folk Names: Arberry, Bearberry, Bear's Grape, Kinnikinnick, Mealberry, Mountain Box, Mountain Cranberry, Red Bearberry, Sagackhomi, Sandberry Gender: Planet: Element: Deity: Power: Psychic Workings...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary U
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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The Ursas
jor and Ursa Minor; the big and little bear. In the 350 B.C.
The Constellations
Hesperides. Wow!! Ursa Major and Ursa Minor (Big and Little Dippers) According to Greek legend, Calisto, a maiden hunter, was raped by.
A Collection of Curricula for the STARLAB Greek Mythology Cylinder
Ursa Minor, the Little Bear ................................14. Virgo, the Virgin ..............................
Study Guide - Above and Beyond
Big Bear and Little Bear – Italy (Roman Myth) A story of how the Ursa Major and Ursa Minor constellations were formed.
The myths & legends of the bright constellation
peoples to portray characters in their myths and legends.

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The Mythology of the Constellations: Ursa Minor
Ursa Minor. The Lesser Bear. Arcas was the son of Callisto, who was transformed by Juno into a bear.
In other myths, the constellation is not a bear at all, but is in fact a dog.
Ursa Minor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ursa Minor and Ursa Major were related by the Greeks to the myth of Callisto and Arcas.
Ursa Minor
Ursa Minor. Mythology. Often known as either the "little dipper" or "little bear" there are many legends connected with this constellation and the pole star, Polaris.
Ursa Minor (Little Bear)
In other myths, the constellation is not a bear at all, but is in fact a dog.

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