The Living Goddesses

Author: Marija Gimbutas
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520229150
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Presents evidence to support the author's woman-centered interpretation of prehistoric civilizations, considering the prehistoric goddesses, gods and religion, and discussing the living goddesses--deities which have continued to be ...

The Living Goddess

Author: Linda Johnsen
Publisher: Yes International Publishers
ISBN: 9780936663289
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This beautiful book takes us to India today and shows us a Goddess who flourishes in temples, festivals, and in the hearts of millions.

The Living Goddess

Author: Leonard Woolf
ISBN: 9781780600468
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A compassionate and illuminating enquiry into the reclusive Himalayan country of Nepal and its famous Living Goddess. Written after twelve years of research, this book is emotionally engaging and deeply felt.

The Goddesses And Gods Of Old Europe 6500 3500 B C

Author: Marija Gimbutas
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520253988
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"A magnificent study."—Joseph Campbell "This splendidly illustrated book brings together an archeological documentation hardly to be found elsewhere."—Mircea Eliade

Urban Symbolism

Author: P. Nas
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004098558
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On the last day of Indra yatra, celebrated towards the end of the rainy season in
September, the king was given the customary mark of blessing (tika) on his
forehead by the living goddess Kumari. Due to excessive security measures,
which hampered people from approaching the scene, turmoil broke out on the
main approach to Hanuman Dhoka, the ancient royal palace in the centre of town
. In spite of that, Nepal Television was able to broadcast the auspicious blessing
half an hour ...

The Living Temple Of Witchcraft Volumn One

Author: Christopher Penczak
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738714259
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A guide for solitaries, eclectics, and non-traditional Witches. It features lessons that contain meditations based on the Underworld journey teachings, as well as an advanced discussion of some facet of magick or witchcraft.

Sacred Places Of Goddess

Author: Karen Tate
Publisher: CCC Publishing
ISBN: 9781888729177
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Hinduism and Buddhism combine to embrace aspects of Goddess resulting in
Devi being recognized in a multitude of aspects such as Durga, virginal Kumari,
maternal Lakshmi, and Mahakali as the crone. Scholar Keith Dowman describes
Goddess as the primordial collective anima of the valley where the Tantra shakta
cults conceived the Divine Feminine as a non- dual matrix of the universe. Shiva
in his form of Pashupati, Lord of Animals, dwells in the valley in his lingam form ...

American Goddess At The Rape Of Nanking

Author: Hualing Hu
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809323036
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The. Living. Goddess. in. the. Tragic. and. Dark. Days. On December 8, 1937,
Ginling began to receive the first group of refugees after being designated by the
International Committee for the Nanking Safety Zone as the shelter especially for
women and children. Three days later, because there were only 850 refugees on
the campus, Minnie Vautrin could not help feeling that her original estimate of
housing 2,750 women and children at Ginling was far more than the actual need.
1 But ...

Celebrate The Divine Feminine

Publisher: Bush Street Press
ISBN: 1937445194
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They buried their dead in pit graves covered with a cairn, or earthen mound (
Gimbutas, The Living Goddesses, p xv). Indo-Europeans migrated from north of
the Caucasus to the geographic area that includes much of Europe, Turkey, India
, Iran, and Chinese Turkistan. This migration occurred in successive waves from
4400 to 2800 BCE. Sometimes the migrations were more peaceful with a melding
of the two cultures. Other times large scale destruction and dislocation occurred ...

The Goddess In The Living Room

Author: Latha
Publisher: Epigram Books
ISBN: 9814615153
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Translated from Tamil to English, the book begins with the story of Alyssa, who is left with her grandparents on Pulau Ubin as a child and her experience with devastating loss as an adult.