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Isis: Goddess of Life, Ruler of Fate and Destiny

By |2019-04-19T16:20:30+03:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Isis was a major goddess in ancient Egyptian religion whose worship spread throughout the Greco-Roman world. Isis was first mentioned in the Old Kingdom (c. 2686–2181 BCE) as one of the main characters of the Osiris myth, in which she resurrects her slain husband, the [...]

Orion Constellation Myths

By |2019-11-20T15:20:15+03:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |

Orion is perhaps the most recognizable of all constellations. It's containing two of the night sky’s brightest stars, Rigel and Betelgeuse, it also straddles the celestial equator, meaning that it can be seen throughout most of the world, except near to the planet’s polar extremities. [...]

Strange Beliefs About The Afterlife From Around The World

By |2018-04-04T12:58:12+03:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , |

Wanting to believe in the afterlife is one of the most common reasons people flock to religion. Facing death is frightening and people need to feel as though the end is not truly the end. There are the basic afterlife scenarios: heaven and hell, purgatory, [...]