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By Sharon Paice MacLeod

This publication is an exploration of the religious traditions of historic Europe, targeting the numinous presence of the divine female in Russia, important Europe, France, Britain, eire and the northern areas. Drawing upon study in archaeology, heritage, sociology, anthropology and the learn of religions to attach the reader with the myths and logos of the eu traditions, the e-book exhibits how the facility of ecu goddesses and holy girls advanced during the a while, adapting to weather switch and social upheaval, yet constantly reflecting the significance of residing in an harmonious dating with the surroundings and the spirit international. From the cave portray of southern France to historic Irish tombs, from shamanic rituals to Arthurian legends, the divine female performs a necessary function in realizing the place we've come from and the place we're going. Comparative examples from different local cultures, and charges from non secular leaders world wide, set ecu religions in context with different indigenous cultures.

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