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Kibela

“The mighty choirs who extol Kybele on the mountain tops.” ~ Aristophanes By chance I discovered Kibela while I was away. The last quiet village on the Black Sea sounded like the very place I wanted to go, and when

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Shakti

The Aghora Vimalananda explains to Robert Svoboda about Shakti….and Maya ~ You must try to understand that Maya can exist only where there is duality. The universe is full of pairs of basic principles: male and female, positive and negative, active

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Durga

DURGA An archetype, according to CG Jung is ‘’an irrepresentable, unconscious, pre-existent form that seems to be part of the inherited structure of the psyche and can therefore manifest itself spontaneously anywhere, at any time’. Durga is a major form

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Boann

Bóann is a River Goddess of the Tuatha de Danann from Irish Mythology. Her mother was told to be Danú, the great Mother Goddess; her father, or Grandfather, was the Sea God, Manannan Mac Lír. Her story mirrors that of the

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Chinnamasta

Chinnamasta   One of the 10 Mahavidyas, which are aspects of Shakti. Mahavidya means great knowledge. The 10 Mahavidyas are central to the Shakta aspect of Tantra. Their names are Kali (Time); Tara (Star);  Tripura Sundari (beauty of the 3

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Prana Shakti

Hands down my favourite form of the Goddess – full description available at http://www.scribd.com/doc/53835690/Tattwa-Shuddhi from where I take the above screen shot and the  following extracts……. ”In tattwa shuddhi, kundalini as prana shakti is symbolised as a beautiful goddess. This system

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Archetypal Saraswati

Saraswati Archetypal Goddess   May Goddess Saraswati,  who is fair like the jasmine-colored moon,  and whose pure white garland is like frosty dew drops;  who is adorned in radiant white attire,  on whose beautiful arm rests the veena,  and whose

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