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Nice video, nice song from a band called Faun

I really like this band and its concept. They aren’t threatening to dethrone the reigning Offspring from the throne of my favorite bands; but I’m still really enjoying their music. 85 more words

Everyday Stuff

Albert Welti (1862-1912)

Walpurgis Night (Walpurgisnacht), 1897

Painting

Update

I really think I’m starting to lose my touch at this.  I’ve started two posts this week, and had both wither on the vine.

So anyway – the news: 116 more words

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The Pagan Experience: "C" is for Cleaning

This post is inspired by a prompt from The Pagan Experience which reads: “Any writing for the letters C or D – I am keeping this familiar format on week 4 for those who have joined me from the Pagan Blog Project.” 530 more words

Urglaawe

Walpurgisnacht: Why it has nothing to do with Anglo-Saxon Benedictine nun Walburga but everything with Paganism


written and copyrighted by Týra Alrune Sahsnotasvriunt

Surprisingly the misinformation that Anglo-Saxon Benedictine nun Walburga (710-779), who proselytized in Germany (ironically in Heidheim, “Heathen Home”) is the originator of Walpurgis’ Night and that it is a Catholic holiday is a wide-spread one. 1,048 more words

Indo-European Religions