Pagan/Wiccan Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Belladonna of SadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Translated literally, "belladonna" means "beautiful woman." The word rolls off your tongue, implying something dangerous, seductive, delicious.


  2. Burn The Witch: The Gender Politics of Being an AuteurRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire" is a tragedy about loneliness and erotomania, told about two solitary people who have nothing else in common.


  3. Shlissel (Key) Challah: The Loaf of Idolatry?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Jewish Press

    The post was originally published in 2011, but as this is the week some might bake shlissel challah, we are republishing the article. - Every year Jewish women, young and old, partake in the Ashkenazi custom to place a key , inside the dough of a loaf of bread that they bake.


  4. Parshat Kedoshim: Yes, it is harmfulRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Editor's note: This year the eighth day of Passover, kept only in the Diaspora, fell on the Sabbath, so while Jews in Israel read Parshat Acharei Mot, the Sabbath Torah portion, Jews in the Diaspora were still celebrating Passover and read the Passover holiday reading. The result is that Jews outside Israel are reading Acharei Mot this week, but Jews in Israel are up to the next portion, Parashat Kedoshim.


  5. This country has changed, now Ugandans fight over prayersRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    So, basically, the government has banned the Opposition from praying. It sealed off the Forum for Democratic Change headquarters in Najjanankumbi yesterday, so that FDC could not assemble to pray.


  6. Radiohead release Burn The Witch music video from rumoured ninth...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Daily Mail

    They sent social media into meltdown when they appeared to 'erase' their presence from the internet - prompting rumours of an imminent release of music. And it seems that fans of Radiohead were right to work themselves up into a frenzy, as the band released a surprise track, Burn The Witch, on Tuesday.


  7. Rewriting Art History and the Bible on Stage with Botticelli in the Fire and Sunday in SodomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Torontoist

    Christopher Morris, left, as Lorenzo de' Medici and Salvatore Antonio as Sandro Botticelli in Jordan Tannahill's Botticelli in the Fire at Canadian Stage. Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann.


  8. PDN Photo of the Day: Comparative Religion, New Orleans-StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Photo District News

    In her series " Spiritual YaYa ," New Orleans photographer Mary Lou Uttermohlen explores the diverse religious practices of the city, documenting ceremonies and celebrations that are mainstream and public or obscure and private, from Mardi Gras parades and Christmas Eve bonfires to Pagan maypole dances and Voodoo rituals. Writes Uttermohlen in a statement about the project, "Some preach that New Orleans is a portal where the veil between the realms is easier to cross.


  9. I Became A Witch Because Of The CraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Refinery 29

    On May 3, 1996, The Craft was released in theaters, introducing a generation of teen girls to the idea of a coven. Forming a powerful group of witches didn't work out so well for the young women depicted in the film, but that doesn't mean the idea of practicing Wicca wasn't intriguing to its audience.


  10. Dear French President Hollande, don't support UNESCO decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    Naturally, I consider Jerusalem, which has been the capital city of the Jewish people for 3,000 years, as the eternal and indivisible capital of Israel. Mr. President of the Republic, On April 16, France voted in favor of a UNESCO resolution, proposed by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Uman, Qatar and Sudan, denying any historical link between the Jewish people and its two holiest sites in Jerusalem: the Western Wall and the Temple Mount.


  11. Radiohead Releases Stop-Motion Music Clip for - Burn The...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | SFGate

    Thom Yorke and company's latest video repackages one of the most famous British horror films ever into a children's cartoon Over the weekend, Radiohead made waves in the rock world by suddenly erasing their entire Internet presence . Their Facebook page went blank.


  12. King Arthur leads protest against proposed changes to summer solsticeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Salisbury Journal

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  13. Radiohead share short video teasersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    Radiohead continues their obscure rollout of something new , today on Instagram. The band's newly refreshed account now has two posts, both short video clips that seem to be from the same source: perhaps a stop-motion animated new video.


  14. Why Am I So Into The Paranormal When I Know It's Utter Nonsense?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Refinery 29

    I have two messages from a psychic on my phone. It's been a couple of weeks now, and I haven't responded to her call back to me to schedule an appointment.


  15. Common Misconceptions About Modern WitchcraftRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Teen Vogue

    How do you define "witch," when there are a variety of witches, each with their own rituals and traditions? Some, such as Wiccan, Alexandrian, Dianic, and Druidic witches, are relatively recent additions to the constellation of witchcraft. They may draw on specific aspects of history or embrace solely feminist ideology, like a divine goddess rather than a single god.


  16. London DiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Outlook

    British prisons could soon see some strange sights like witches waving wands or others in ceremonial robes reading tarot cards Royal Boost for Indian Designers The glossies are obsessed with what Kate Middleton wears but it's also doing a lot for the designers who create the outfits. On her India trip, the endless shots of her at various functions were accompanied by write-ups or captions on the designer behind that particular dress, and they are now reaping the rewards.


  17. Reporting: ScienceEINSTEIN, Newton, and the Nature of the Universe: a Boomerang BounceRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | American Reporter

    The question most likely to follow the name of the University of California at Berkeley physicist responsible for ruffling collars and generating tremendous banter amongst the physics community due to his new theory of gravity: A theory that may potentially re-champion the enlightenment absolutism of Newton. Interesting stuff considering that if the theory holds true it drastically restructures the conceptual understanding of the universe as we know it.


  18. May Day! May Day! And MaydayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Daily Star

    May Day 1: Our most common understanding of May 1 being a holiday is that it represents a movement for the establishment of the rights of workers. Very few of us may know that the turmoil during the first few days of May in 1886 took place in far away Chicago, and that more police officers were killed than civilians in the culminating incident that came to be known as the Haymarket Affair.


  19. Why You Need to Watch Occupied on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | CDR Salamander

    I've recommended the Norwegian mini-series, Occupied , a few times to those who follow me on twitter, but I wanted to bring it over here for discussion. By reading some of the descriptions, including this one from Netflix, I could see where some in the natsec chatterati might give it a pass, but let me outline why you should give it a watch.


  20. Pictures from 'Obby 'Oss in Padstow as sun shines on annual... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The 'Obby 'Oss festival started under grey skies and morning rain, but after lunch the sun came out and nothing could restrain the spirits of the Red and Blue "'Osses" and their followers. Townsfolk dressed in traditional white costume, with ribbons to indicate which 'Oss they followed, as they danced through the streets to the accompaniment of accordions and drums.