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Date: 2002-05-01 By: Raymond Buckland
Today, with the many books available and with more and more movie and television shows providing more-or-less accurate portrayals of Wicca, a tremendous interest in the Old Religion has developed, with many, many people seeking to come into it. Yet ...
Date: 2005-09-01 By: Jennifer Spees
Our modern celebration of Halloween, with its spooky decorations and candy-munching kids, is a long way from the ancient Celtic holiday known as Samhain. Generally agreed by historians to be the origin of our Halloween tradition, Samhain marked the ...
Date: 2013-11-11 By: Alexandra Chauran
Elementals are a rich source of magical wisdom, easily accessible through daily activities. But what exactly are these beings of Earth, Air, Fire, and Water, and how can we tap into their energy and power? Alexandra Chauran, author of Faeries & Elementals for Beginners, explains their history and their magic.
Date: 2005-09-01 By: Aaron Leitch
Today, many students are familiar with the so-called Holy Inquisitions (also known among Neopagans as the “Burning Times”) conducted by medieval religious authorities. It brings to mind images of Pagan midwives and healers (or “witches”) suffering ...
Date: 2007-11-19 By: Isabelle Ghaneh
Sun Sign information comprises the majority of astrological information available in newspapers and online. However, the simple symbology of astrology (once even employed by Carl Jung!) can help you understand the power the planets have on you.
Date: 2016-04-13 By: David Pond
The sign your Moon was in at your birth describes your habits, comfort zones, the way you respond to your emotional needs, and how you express yourself emotionally. Knowing the Moon sign of others will give you clues as to how to better understand and relate to their emotional needs. In this excerpt from Astrology & Relationships, author David Pond explains the emotional needs of each Moon sign.
Date: 2006-05-22 By: Ember Grant
The unicorn is one of the most famous and endearing of mystical creatures associated with fantasy, mythology, and magic. Images of the unicorn have fascinated people all over the world for centuries. Such a powerful and easily recognized symbol can ...
Date: 2004-11-01 By: Carl Llewellyn Weschke
The out-of-body experience is at the core of most religious, shamanic and magical practices. Many of the techniques for inducing the “OBE” have long been kept secret by priests and magicians for political and personal power. The ability to project ...
Date: 2011-06-24 By: JD Hortwort
Many of us, especially city-dwellers, don't have access to large plots of land for gardening. But that shouldn't stop us! Most herbs are tolerant of harsh growing conditions—even those found in our urban centers, which are man-made heat wells. With a little direction and some perseverance, urban gardeners can grow plenty of herbs for the kitchen, bath, or cupboard.
Date: 2015-01-19 By: Jessica Shepherd
The New Year, and its promise of starting over, dangles the carrot of a clean slate in front of us. It's so important to take our desire to be happier seriously, yet sadly far too many resolutions don't pan out. How can we ensure that our resolutions are made? Jessica Shepherd, author of Venus Signs, explains just how Venus can help us.