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Home Brew Interview: Joe Fellers - Part 3

The second part of this interview with local home brewer Joe Fellers can be discovered here. Therein he talked about local ingredients, legalities and beer trends. 2,503 more words

Beer Culture

Nephilim, Giants and Rephaim - WHO ARE THEY AND WHERE DID THEY COME FROM?

The very first Appearance of the Nephilim in the Torah is Genesis 6.1 And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, … 1,025 more words

Nephilim

The Humanized God

Artist’s rendition of the construction of Gobekli Tepe (c. 12,500 to 10,000 B.C.E)
By Fernando G. Baptista/National Geographic Creative
Photo Credit: National Geographic Magazine

The second of my three-part series covers “Part Two: The Humanized God” of Reza Aslan’s book, … 573 more words

Religion

3000-1500 BCE

Urbanization first started at near the great rivers such as Nile, Tigris and Euphrates and etc. Rivers are the main element that affected the form of the cities, social life and political and religious explanations. 142 more words

Architecture

The Moon God

It is no coincidence that the Moon has been used so often as an image in many spiritual traditions, which keep the truthful knowledge. The combination of key features of the Moon god from the times of Ancient Sumer to today are very important to the practitioner. 237 more words

Metaphors

Kur - The mountain of Ancient Sumer

The Abrahamic religions make a full use of the mountain methaphor in their religious texts, but I would like to go back to the sumerian artefacts and texts to gather glimpses of their interesting vision on this seemingly ordinary part of the landscape. 960 more words

Metaphors

What's Really the "GREAT BOOK" Origin's?

“You can’t convince a believer of anything; for their belief is not based on evidence, it’s based on a deep seated need to believe.”    – Carl Sagan…

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