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Easter Origin: A Pagan Eastern Fertility Goddess?

Easter Origin. Every time at Easter, Facebook postings and blogs are (re)published that talk about Eostre or Ostara. Let me tell you the real story. Easter Origin: Eostre – Ostara Eostre and the German variation of that name Ostara all mean East. There is no evidence of them being goddesses of fertility. So where does this …

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Myth stories: mythological musings #3: Shamain or halloween

Remember when you were young? How your history teacher would tell you with radiant eyes- about the Greek mythology? Mythology seems far away. How are mythological stories relevant in your life today? Mindfunda explores mythological themes in 4 blogs Your mythic life Myth Stories Culture Crises Halloween and the Celtic culture Today I want to explore different cultural mythologies. …

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