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Pegasus: A Mythical Divine Horse in Greek Mythology

November 26th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

Pegasus is a mythical winged divine horse, and one of the most recognized creatures in Greek mythology. Usually depicted as pure white, Pegasus is the offspring of the Olympian god Poseidon. He was foaled by the Gorgon Medusa upon her death when the hero Perseus decapitated her. Pegasus is the brother of Chrysaor and the uncle of Geryon. Pegasus was caught by the Greek hero [...]

Top 14 Dion Fortune Quotes

November 26th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Dion Fortune was a British occultist, ceremonial magician, novelist, and author. A prolific writer, Dion Fortune produced a large number of articles and books on her occult ideas and also authored seven novels, several of which expound occult themes. Fortune was born Violet Mary Firth on 6 December 1890 at her family home on Bryn-y-Bia Road in Llandudno, North Wales. During the First World War, [...]

Bastet: Egyptian Goddess of Cats, Love and Healing

November 25th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

Bastet or Bast was a goddess of ancient Egyptian religion, worshiped as early as the Second Dynasty (2890 BCE).  Her name also is rendered as B'sst, Baast, Ubaste, and Baset. In ancient Greek religion, she was known as Ailuros. Bastet was worshiped in Bubastis in Lower Egypt, originally as a lioness goddess, a role shared by other deities such as Sekhmet. Eventually, Bastet and Sekhmet [...]

Orion’s Belt: An Asterism in the Constellation of Orion

November 24th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , |

Orion's Belt or the Belt of Orion, also known as the Three Kings or Three Sisters, is an asterism in the constellation Orion. It consists of the three bright stars Alnitak, Alnilam and Mintaka. Looking for Orion's Belt in the night sky is the easiest way to locate Orion in the sky. The stars are more or less evenly spaced in a straight line, and [...]

6 Relaxation Techniques That Help You to Increase Your Productivity

November 23rd, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Relaxation techniques can really help you with your everyday stress. Our schedules have become a series of running from one task or activity to the next. Demands on our time are really quite outrageous, so it makes sense why we have time neither for relaxation techniques nor any other self-soothing activities! We do not get enough sleep; we are inhaling caffeine and energy drinks to [...]

Reflexology – Claimed Mechanism, Regulation and History

November 21st, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , |

Reflexology, also known as zone therapy, is an alternative medicine involving the application of pressure to the feet and hands with specific thumb, finger, and hand techniques without the use of oil or lotion. It is based on a pseudoscientific system of zones and reflex areas that purportedly reflect an image of the body on the feet and hands, with the premise that such work [...]

A Brief History of Tarot Card Reading

November 20th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , |

Tarot card reading is the practice of using tarot cards to gain insight into the past, present or future by formulating a question, then drawing and interpreting cards. One of the earliest references to tarot triumphs, and probably the first reference to tarot as the devil's picture book, is given by a Dominican preacher in a fiery sermon against the evils of the devil's instrument. [...]

Melusine: A Spirit of Freshwater in European Folklore

November 18th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , |

Melusine or Melusina is a figure of European folklore and mythology, a female spirit of freshwater in a sacred spring or river. She is usually depicted as a woman who is a serpent or fish from the waist down (much like a mermaid). She is also sometimes illustrated with wings, two tails, or both. Her legends are especially connected with the northern and western areas [...]

What is Unconscious Communication?

November 17th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , |

Unconscious communication is the subtle, unintentional, unconscious cues that provide information to another individual. It can be verbal (speech patterns, physical activity while speaking, or the tone of voice of an individual) or it can be nonverbal (facial expressions and body language). Some psychologists instead use the term honest signals because such cues are involuntary behaviors that often convey emotion whereas body language can be [...]