"The Golem" by Philippe Semeria
The most famous story of a Golem takes place in the 16th century. The Jews of Prague experienced tremendous examples of anti-Semitism. This was not merely insults or anti-Jewish symbols scrawled on the side of synagogues. It included direct physical attacks known as pogroms. The Holy Roman Emperor, Rudolf II, demanded that the Jews of Prague should either leave the city or die. The Jews called on the chief rabbi of the city, Judah Lowe ben Bezalel, for help.
Rabbi Lowe created a man from mud and used Kabalistic magick to bring the giant figure to life. At first, the Golem just protected the Jews from attack. As time went on, the Golem become more
This Full Moon in Scorpio will occur on Tuesday, May 17 at 7:09 am Eastern (11:09 am GMT) at 26 degrees. Full Moons represent the culmination of those things that were begun with the New Moon (in this case the New Moon in Taurus of May 3). The Scorpio Moon will be opposite the Sun in Taurus, so there will be a push and pull between the stubbornness of the Bull (and its need for stability and peace) versus the Scorpion's need to get rid of those things (material or behavioral) that no longer work for us. Mars, Mercury, and Venus are all in Taurus, however, so there will be some added stability to this fight.
This is a time when we will need to decide which feelings, which portions of our
Jodi Livon, author of The Happy Medium, joined Kare11 News on May 4 to share some intuition tips for grads.
Some tips she provided for new grads to use their intuition to guide them in making the best job and life decisions:
1. Use your reasoning mind. Do you have a solid option? Are there facts and figures to support this choice?
2. Keep your heart open. Are you passionate about your choice of a job?
3. Finally, trust your instincts. Cut out the "noise" of others. Your decision is right when you feel drawn to your choice. If you feel a sense of calm, your intuition is serving you wisely.
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