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Astro: kukkē : Where the son of śiva married the daughter of indra. (astronomical significance).

I have already shared the story of kārtikēyasya janmam on this site. Briefly, the dēvā: needed a leader who would kill tārakāsuram. The son of śiva: , raised by the kŕttikā: (pleaides) was destined to do this, but his birth was thousands of years in coming. 179 more words

Ancient Indians

The Drowning of Marzanna

The Drowning of Marzanna. Original 8″ x 10″ acrylic painting on acid-free paper by Julie Kwiatkowski Schuler.

The pagan-originated spring equinox folk custom of Poland called The Drowning of Marzanna. 63 more words

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The Drowning of Marzanna

The pagan-originated spring equinox folk custom of Poland called The Drowning of Marzanna. Marzanna is the Polish incarnation of the old Slavic goddess of winter, plague and death. 48 more words

Art

Spring Equinox 2016

Last week our Grove celebrated Alban Eilir/Spring Equinox. As a Grove we have done public ritual before at Stonehenge Aotearoa, and we don’t exactly make a secret of our Grove’s existence, with only 4 of our 8 seasonal festivals being open to Grove members only. 496 more words

Grove Celebrations

OUR DAILY GRATEFUL POST!

TODAY I AM GRATEFUL FOR POLAR OPPOSITES!! 

HAPPY WEEKEND !

what are you grateful for ~ please share…

Thank you!

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Spring Equinox / Spring Pancakes

When I first tried a spring onion pancake at a Chinese New Year festival, I almost wept in happiness. The moment I bit into the crunchy, flaky pastry and tasted the warm spring onions I had a memory of a similar taste sensation from my childhood – leek zelnick. 508 more words

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