Monthly Archives: September 2011

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 30th, 2011

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. That Zen-inducing  quote you heard on the internet probably wasn’t from the Buddha. Here’s a break down of things Gautama never … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, Buddhism, Christianity, Culture, Islam, M.M.M., Occult, Wicca/Pagan

Interview With Scholar Owen Davies

I was going to put this in with this week’s M.M.M. links, but it’s just too good to bury! Readers of this blog may be familiar with Owen Davies, whose work I talk constantly about (or at least source quite … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, Christianity, Occult, Wicca/Pagan

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 23rd, 2011

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Thailand’s government may be trying to outlaw religious tattoos, but this photo exhibit aims to show the art—and syncretism—behind Yantra tattooing. … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, Buddhism, Christianity, Culture, Islam, Judaism, M.M.M., Occult, Thelema, Wicca/Pagan

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 16th, 2011

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Statutes of Hera and Zeus have been removed from the Parthenon, but not by Lord Elgin. Rather, they are going to … Continue reading

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School’s In or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Homework

While the rest of you are submitting papers for the many conferences recently announced, I, too, will be submitting work—to my professors. Yes, school is back in full-force and that means some changes around here. What sort of changes? Nothing … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 9th, 2011

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. The Mormons are trying to be more inclusive of its LGBT members, starting with appointing its first openly gay congregation leader. … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, Christianity, Culture, M.M.M., Occult, Wicca/Pagan

Pro Study Tip: Podcasting

This post does not involve magic or religion, unless you consider school one of those things. In which case, please go outside right now and enjoy these magical things called “sunlight” and “fresh air.” With the school year approaching, I … Continue reading

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