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Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
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Norse God of Mischief, Trickery. Divine Catalyst, Breaker of Stagnation, Force for change. Giant brother of Odin. Loki wavers between a weal-bringing culture-hero/trickster and a woe-bringing destroyer. He is responsible for getting the gods most of their...
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Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
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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
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...
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Last year I wrote the Hagalaz article while snowed in. Later in the year I somehow managed to get the Nauthiz article written. (Library School is going well, got 3 A's and a B, should be finished by the end of 99, and in the spirit of Wunjo, a moderate "h...
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The Ace of Swords: Seizing the Power of Discernment
"For the word of God is quick and powerful and sharper than any two edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart." Hebrews 4:12 KJV I have...
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Sanskrit Etymology
Ananta (Vishnu's snake): divine light in pituitary; white (milk), gold (ananta) and blue (Vishnu); vayu añjali: comes from anj, to get illumination.
Vishnu Sahasra Naamam-Vol I and
Introduction. It is interesting to contemplate on the circumstances under which Sri Vishnu ..
Part 1 - Srihayagrivan
fruits of reciting the entire SrI VishNu sahasra nAma stotram. Lord Siva revealed . Please see Appendix - The etymology of the name “rAma”.
Origin lost in antiquity. 3. The precise origin of Hinduism is unknown--what is known: A.
The Origins of Christianity and the Quest for the Historical Jesus Christ
Etymology Tells the Story. 21. The Book of ...

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Vishnu - Online Etymology Dictionary
The Online Etymology Dictionary name of a principal Hindu deity, 1630s, from Skt. Vishnu, probably from root vish- and meaning "all-pervader" or "worker.
Vishnu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Lord Vishnu - a knol by Bhanu Pratap
Etymology. A 13th century Cambodian statue of Vishnu.

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