KIRAN ATMA: Pagan Culture
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Showing posts with label Pagan Culture. Show all posts

Pagan Religions - Who Are ANALOGETICISTS?

 




 

The Ammonius Saccas followers were so called because they understood all sacred stories and mysteries.



  • They did so using a notion of likeness and a system of correspondences.
  • This methodology is still utilized by the Cabalistic system and eastern schools of esoteric thinking today.



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Pagan Religions - Who Are ANALECTS?

 



  

Confucius and his followers, a Chinese philosopher, said these things. 


  • The Analects were written down based on the traditions handed down by these followers.


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Pagan Religions - Who Is ANAHITA?

 











 

A Persian Goddess associated with the rivers that provide food for the people. 



Her worship included Cappadocia, Armenia, Lydia, and Pontus. 



  • Sacred prostitution was carried out by the temple attendants known as hierodouloi as part of her dedication. 
  • In Lydia, Anahita was connected to Cybele and Artemis. 



  • Artemis Mater or Artemis is in this incarnation, known as Anahita, or Persian Artemis.
  • Taurobolium, or bull sacrifice, was a component of her faith, and the bull was her sacred animal. 


  • "The spotless" is how Anahita is translated in archaic tongue.


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Pagan Religions - Who Is An ANAGAMIN?

 

 


In Buddhism, someone who is no longer to be reborn into the world of desire.






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Pagan Religions - Who Is ANA Or ANU?

 





 

According to Celtic mythology, she was the mother of the ancient Irish gods.




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Pagan Religions - Who Is AN(Sumerian)?

 







The Sumerian god who, as the father of all gods, is the Greek mythology's Zeus. 



  • He is the universe's Creator. 
  • An or Enlil, who was also god of the winds and air, was in command of the earth when heaven was created from the primeval. 
  • He was the offspring of two Earth-born parents, An and Ki.


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Pagan Religions - Who Is AN(Egyptian)?

 




 

In Egyptian religion, an aspect of Ra, the sun god.




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Pagan Religions - Who Is AMURRU?

 






 

In Assyro-Babylonian religion, he was the god of the Amorites, a tribe of western Semites.




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Pagan Religions - What Is AMRITA?

 




The elixir of life and heavenly feast that gives humanity immortality in Hinduism.



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Pagan Religions - Who Are The AMORITES?

 






 

A group of western Semites worshipped Amurru. 



  • Their most famous person was King Hammurabi of Babylon.



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Pagan Religions - What Is AMM-UT?

 



 

In Egyptian religion, Ammit, the devourer of souls declares, "Not True of Voice," or... Amm - Ut!


Related to - Ammit.


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Pagan Religions - Who Was AMMONTUS SACCAS?

 


 

An Alexandrian philosopher who lived during the second and third century A.D. 


  • He gave up Christianity because he couldn't understand how it could be better than other faiths.




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