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A Glimpse Beyond the Veil

Nothing is by accident. I came across something I wrote a while back. It is timely as usual and a subject I have come to know very intimately. 845 more words


Diksha or Initiation

diksha or di – signifies the imparting of knowledge – diyate jnana sadbhavah and the second ksha – destruction of all obstacles towards progress kshiyate papa samchayaH.   159 more words


The De-Occultation of Witchcraft, Wicca and Paganism

Secret societies, underground witch-cult, hidden worship of pagan deities, clandestine initiations, ritual sex, skyclad covens, dark-magick, mystery religion, OCCULT – are these what you have been hearing all this while whenever you tried researching witchcraft and even Wicca? 1,755 more words


Xenon Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of XEN801 Phase 1 Clinical Trial - Nasdaq

Xenon Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of XEN801 Phase 1 Clinical TrialNasdaq24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:XENE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced the initiation of a Phase 1 clinical trial of its lead proprietary…

Rite of Dedication: Self Dedication

In the modern age, people have greater access to information via the internet and other international resources; this grants people a greater awareness of the faiths of elsewhere in the world, meaning that those who follow a religion outside of those commonly embrace in their native culture may find it difficult to meet with others of the same faith. 746 more words

Meditation & Ritual

More Doreen Valiente on Self-Initiation

Yesterday afternoon, I encountered an interview with Doreen Valiente from the 1980s in which she discussed initiation and secrecy of modern Witchcraft. Later, when I began reading… 491 more words

Wiccan Praxis

Doreen Valiente on Self-Initiation, Personal Power

Spend any time with Wiccan forums online, and you’ve probably come across discussion regarding initiation and the differences between self-initiated Witches and initiates into traditional Wicca. 699 more words

Wiccan Praxis