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Saints and Spirits: Santa Muerte

An article by Edmund Standing about Santa Muerte, a Latin American folk saint.

“And when we introduce an intention in the fertile ground of pure potentiality, we put this infinite organizing power to work for us.” - Deepak Chopra We are all familiar with the ancient practice of witchcraft; either through the history books of folk religion and paganism, or through the nega

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Chinese folk religion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Nordic Yggdrasil Tree… For all you Norwegians out there with Viking ancestors.

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Jeff Nishinaka’s paper dragons. I often feel that Chinese "dragons" are overrepresented -- that the long does not get mentioned in Chinese folk religion and lore anywhere near as often as it does in western projections of Chinese lore -- but this papercraft image is just so damn cool.

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獓因 (ao yin). An ancient humanoid monster with a very long tongue. It likes to eat human brains. Its hands are like claws. It dresses in rags and burnt clothing; it kills people by dropping rocks on them from a height.

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Give it up for Moses folks. Scripture study. LDS no more. Quotes. Memes. Not funny.

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Monk in Lalibela, Ethiopia by Trevor Cole on 500px

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