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For ease of navigation, i have here listed most of the over 85 rooms in the Temple.
LEVANTINE AND NEAR EASTERN PAGANISM
AN INTRODUCTION TO QADASH KINAHNU
THE TEMPLE OF THE DEITIES
| The First Room
||El, Athirat/ Asherah, Baal, and Anat, with actual Levantine art
| The Second Room
||12 more Canaanite deities or groups of deities, including Athtart/ Astarte and Qadash/ Qodesha, with actual Levantine art
| The Third Room
||eight Phoenician deities, including Adon/Adonis, Atargatis, and more
|The Canaanite Deities:
Some Questions and Answers
|Some questions from visitors to the temple, and my replies.
CANAANITE AND PHOENICIAN MYTHS
THE SACRED YEAR
| The Sacred Year
||an introduction to ancient Near Eastern time and year structure|
| The Sacred Calendar
||a reconstructed calendar of festivals built around the myth of Baal and the other Canaanite-Phoenician deities|
NEO-CANAANITE RECONSTRUCTED RITUALS
THE INNER SANCTUM
of magical and mystical wisdom
|The Index to the Purple Book of Magic
||from the Ancient Near East, including actual spells and charms from Canaan, Mesopotamia, and Egypt are here! This is a sub-index page to the 10 chapters on-line.|
BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BOOKS USED FOR THE TEMPLE
| The Library of Sacred Scrolls
||A bibliography of some useful books on the Ancient Near East.
This is a sub-index page for the several rooms in the library.
OTHER ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN AND PAGAN WEB SITES
|The Library of Links
||This is the sub-index page. Seven pages of links to other sites about|
(1 & 2) the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean history, culture, art, archaeology, mythology, and religion, including Neopagans;
(3) Pythagorean, Neoplatonic, Hermetic, and Mithraic philosophies and practices;
(4) Afro-Diasporic Religions, including Santeria, Lucumi, Vodou, Macumba, Candomble, Umbanda, and American Hoodoo;
(5) Dark Goddesses; World mythologies; Shamanism and Trance traditions; contemporary mysticism;
(6) Interfaith Work, Atheism, Freethought, Humanism, Pantheism, Mysticism, CyberReligion, and a Miscellany of Religion Resources.
LUNA SEA'S NEO-PAGAN PAGES
|Polytheology, Part 1
|| An Introduction: What is Theology? What is Ethics?|
|Polytheology, Part 2
|| A Few Definitions: Paganism, Animism, Panpsychism, Pantheism, Panentheism, Polytheism, and More|
|Polytheology, Part 3
|| What is Mythology? What Does Mythology Do?|
|A Theory of Polytheism
|| excerpted from the book Hindu Polytheism by Alain Danielou, author of Shiva and Dionysus|
|Polytheology, Part 4
|| Who are the Deities and How We Find Them|
|Basic Beliefs of Neo-Paganism and their Implications
||a good overview by my friend, Diana Paxson for the Fellowship of the Spiral Path|
|An Analysis of Neo-Pagan Ritual
|| in outline form with LOTS of detail|
SOME OF MY NEO-PAGAN RITUALS
SOME OF MY NEO-PAGAN INVOCATIONS & POEMS
SOME MAGIC and PSYCHOLOGY
MY NEO-PAGAN LINKS
|| links to my Neo-Pagan, Witch, and Wiccan friends in the Web, |
and other sites of interest to Neo-Pagans, Witches and Wiccans
LILINAH'S PERSONAL QUARTERS
|A Canaanite Pagan?
||Why I am a Pagan and a Witch, and why i am involved in reconstructing Canaanite Paganism|
|| information on herbalism, aromatherapy, and other natural treatments, although a bit old|
|Indonesian cuisine index
|| A collection of my recipes for delicious spicy Indonesian food, including vegetarian adaptations|
|| "home" of my SCA persona - half-Persian, half-Maghribi. Has information on Medieval Middle Eastern costuming, Medieval Egyptian knitting, and cooking from Medieval Europe, the Medieval Near East, and modern Morocco.|
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The lovely faience bars are from The Tomb of the Chihuahua Pharaohs!!