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Everyday Water
When you think of "Water" what comes to mind? A tranquil lake, gentle rain, or raging sea? Whether magical element or just a simple cup of tea, water can be a very special part of your life. Water Spirits Every body of water is an entity. Each lake,...
The Elements >> Water
Psychic Protection - Barriers
Introduction: The countermeasures given in these short articles are extremely basic. They only contain the bare bones of what is necessary to use them. To understand the principles behind these countermeasures, please get a copy of 'Practical Psychic Self-Defe...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
King James Bible: Leviticus, Chapter 15
Chapter 15 15:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and to Aaron, saying, 15:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When any man hath a running issue out of his flesh, because of his issue he is unclean. 15:3 And this shall be his uncleanness in...
Old Testament >> Leviticus
A Simple Cleansing Meditation
Make sure that you have a comfortable chair where you can sit with your feet firmly flat on the ground. Loosen any tight clothing and rest your hands in your lap. Relax and breathe deeply and rhythmically. In. Out. Each time you breathe in, envision yourself...
Mind >> Meditation
Water Wisdon
If you are lucky enough to live near mineral springs that naturally flow from the EarthMother's body, then you are lucky enough. If you do not live near mineral springs, locate some somewhere and make a pilgrimage there (weekly, monthly, annually, as often...
The Elements >> Water
An Overview of Different Types of Scrying
Scrying is a method of divination. It consists of gazing into a crystal, a mirror or some water for example, anything shiny really, in order to enter altered mind states...A good cliché that best describes scrying is the gypsy fortune-teller and her large...
Divination >> Scrying
This rune, the fifth rune of the third aett and twenty-first of the Elder Futhark, has two names. Kenaz/Kaunaz is the other rune with two names. Laguz is the best-known name of today’s rune. It means “lake.” Laukaz is the alternative name and means “leek,” a...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Mathematical Models of Water Clocks
Water clocks were important practical timekeeping devices in the ancient world. ... The simplest type of water clock, called an outflow clepsydra, measured time ...
Water Clocks - the NAWCC!
6. Time Before Clocks: Water Clocks. Background: Although sundials were very useful for telling time during a bright sunny day, people needed a way to ...
Additional Activities: Making a Sand Clock and a Water Clock The
Additional Activities: Making a Sand Clock and a Water Clock. The Sand Clock. Materials: Two small, plastic bottles (e.
The Engineering of Purpose: From Water Clocks to Cybernetics
5. The Engineering of Purpose: From Water Clocks to Cybernetics. He devoted himself to alchemy, in which he claims to have uncovered miraculous things, and  ...
Giant Water Clock - The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

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Louisiana, Mississippi flooding: Thousands of homes damaged, 2 fishermen missing
Widespread flooding in Louisiana and Mississippi has damaged thousands of homes, and the risk of rising water prompted additional evacuations Sunday.
Weather Forecast: Lingering Showers to start off the Work Week
That's where we expect to see showers become much more scattered and isolated allowing water levels along local streams and creeks to slowly subside. While moisture continues to push on through snow levels will once again drop to ...
Maharashtra drought: Can't go to Marathwada, I'll be beaten up, former CM
I went and met him at 9 o'clock and resigned. He asked me what ... The point is they have just not understood the gravity of water crisis in Maharashtra and why they have not done that is something I don't know," the former chief minister said.
Man pulled from the water in Ocean Beach dies
SAN DIEGO - A 46-year-old man has died after lifeguards pulled him from the water in Ocean Beach Saturday. The incident happened around 6 p.m.
Al Ain storm clean-up complete
The underpasses in the city were equipped with sensors to indicate water levels and were monitored around the clock by security cameras, said Mr Al Kaabi. As a result, the situation was closely monitored and roads were temporarily closed when needed.

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Water clock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A water clock or clepsydra (Greek κλεψύδρα from κλέπτειν kleptein, 'to steal'; ὕδωρ hydor, 'water') is any timepiece in which time is measured by the regulated  ...
Water Clocks - Fact Monster
Water clocks were among the earliest timekeepers that didn't depend on the observation of celestial bodies. One of the oldest was found in the tomb of ...
The Ancient Invention of the Water Clock | Ancient Origins
Jul 3, 2014 Around 325 BC, water clocks began to be used by the Greeks, who called this device the clepsydra ('water thief'). One of the uses of the water ...
NIST: A Walk Through Time - Early Clocks
Aug 12, 2009 Early water clock a means of keeping track of the increments of time and displaying the result. Our ways of keeping track of the passage of time ...
Water-clocks - University of St Andrews
The second part of this article discusses Water Clocks. The first part of the article discusses Sundials. For this first part see Sundials ...

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