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Vulture : Facts, Pictures : Animal Planet vulture carass gnawing photo -- Declan McCullagh photograph turkey vulture Turkey Vulture (Cathartes Aura) | Species Research JHS Ecology 2011

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The Vulture
Many people wouldn't consider the vulture a power animal - who would want an animal that eats dead things for a living to be theirs? After all, they're nasty and ugly, right? Look again. Vultures have long been considered important power animals. The ancient...
Symbology >> Animals
From the beginning a local goddess in El Kab (Nekheb), later one of the two goddesses of Upper and Lower Egypt. She and the goddess Ouadjet represented the symbolical two halves of Egypt. Their forms showed Nekhbet as a vulture and Ouadjet as a snake....
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The great god of the Nile was called Hapi. In sacred art, he was depicted as a man, somewhat overweight to symbolize abundance, and with female breasts to symbolize the river’s fertile properties. He is an ancient god, to the Egyptians as well as modern man,...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Mut is the mother of Khonsu and wife of Amun at Thebes. She can be traced back to the Middle Kingdom, but was probably worshipped earlier. She was depicted as a woman with a vulture skin on her head, together with the crown of Upper Egypt. Mut became the Eye...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Uadjet, Wadjet, Uajyt or Edjo, goddess of Buto, "the papyrus-colored one", meaning "the green one", which was a general name for the cobra, the uraeus, her sacred animal. Later she was connected to the ichneumon. In one Pyramid Text it is...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Pleasant, beautiful. Irish. I. Third wife of Ler, the evil stepmother of Aedh, Conn, Fiachra, and Finnguala, who transforms them into talking swans in a heat of jealous spite (she being childless). Her deed discovered, she herself is transformed into a...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King James Bible: Leviticus, Chapter 11
Chapter 11 11:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and to Aaron, saying unto them, 11:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the beasts which ye shall eat among all the beasts that are on the earth. 11:3 Whatsoever parteth the hoof, and is...
Old Testament >> Leviticus

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Understanding Vulture Funds - Key Terms to Know
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Vulture Roost Problems?
Vultures roosting on or immediately above houses and buildings: The best way to discourage vultures is to create an inhospitable environment.
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Report: Paris Hilton's reality TV show cancelled
"The World According to Paris" will not be returning for a second season, New York Magazine's blog Vulture reports.
International Vulture Awareness Day
Next Saturday, the world observes International Vulture Awareness Day. Because they are the antithesis of cute and cuddly, vultures may seem an odd choice for their very own day. The reason is purely ecological.
Some Of Your Taxpayer Assets Will Be Sold Off To 'Vulture Funds,' In Case You
The federal government will be bulk-selling the massive portfolio of foreclosed homes now owned by HUD, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to private investors -- vulture funds.
Let's Talk About Birds: Misunderstood vulture plays big role in nature
There is perhaps no other category of bird that is more misunderstood than the vulture, a species whose slow spiraling flight has become synonymous with death.
Distressed-Asset Vultures Watch—and Wait—Over Europe

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