Paganism

2000 Jun 26

NEH Summer Seminar for School Teachers: “World Religions in America”

Mon Jun 26 (All day) to Fri Aug 4 (All day)

Location: 

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
In the past thirty years, the religious landscape of the United States has changed significantly, in part because of the 1965 immigration act and the new population of immigrants who have come to the U.S. from all over the world. Today there are Islamic centers and mosques, Hindu and Buddhist temples and meditation centers, and Sikh gurdwaras in virtually every major American city. And today the encounter between people of different religious and cultural traditions takes place not only in the international arena, but in our own cities and neighborhoods, schools and city councils. School... Read more about NEH Summer Seminar for School Teachers: “World Religions in America”
1999 May 16

Consultation on Religious Discrimination and Accommodation

(All day)

Location: 

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
In February 1999, the Pluralism Project was awarded a grant from the Ford Foundation to enable us to host a consultation on religious discrimination and accommodation. This consultation, held May 17 at Harvard University, brought together representatives from advocacy groups of America’s diverse religious traditions. Dr. Diana L. Eck, Project Director and Professor of Comparative Religions, moderated the lively conversation. Topics included religious needs and issues of discrimination in the “public square,” including the workplace, hospitals, and schools.

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Columbia Celebrates Pagan Pride Day

September 29, 2009

Author: Ryan Curtis

Source: The Maneater Student Newspaper

http://www.themaneater.com/stories/2009/9/29/columbia-celebrates-pagan-pride-day/

Chanting in a spirit circle as part of their opening ceremony, attendants of the Mid-Missouri Pagan Pride Day summoned the directions, the god and the goddess Sunday.

Outdoor rituals like this are typical of Paganism, a religion based on respect for the earth. These rituals...

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Annual Pride Celebration Informs About Paganism

September 21, 2009

Author: Sherrel Jones

Source: The Daily Toreador

http://www.dailytoreador.com/la-vida/annual-pride-celebration-informs-about-paganism-1.1905553

An eclectic group of Pagans gathered Saturday at Clapp Park to raise awareness and celebrate the Pagan religion for the fourth annual Pagan Pride Day.

“Paganism is a blanket term,” said Denise Guinn, co-coordinator for Pagan Pride Lubbock chapter...

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Pagan Pride Festival Pegged to Fall Equinox

September 19, 2009

Author: Jim Warren

Source: Lexington Herald-Leader

http://www.kentucky.com/964/story/941829.html

The third annual Lexington-Bluegrass Pagan Pride Day is Saturday — and you don't even have to be a pagan to attend the festivities.

Event spokeswoman Susan Kelch says the festival will offer plenty of attractions for everybody — food, music, kids' games, a petting zoo, diviners giving personal readings, vendors, arts and crafts for show and...

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Pagans Prepare to Celebrate 8th Annual Autumn Moon Festival In Virginia Beach

September 17, 2009

Author: Staff Writer

Source: WTKR-TV3

http://www.wtkr.com/news/wtkr-pagan-festival,0,3537711.story

It might not be considered by some a traditional religion but this weekend its followers hope to raise awareness and shatter stereotypes.

This Saturday is the 8th annual Autumn Moon Festival celebrating Pagan Pride Day in Virginia Beach.

The woman helping coordinate the festival admits she's a practicing witch. She says...

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Bewitched, Without Incident

September 13, 2009

Author: Mandy Stoltzfus

Source: Lancaster Online

http://articles.lancasteronline.com/local/4/242200

Witches and pagans who traveled to Adamstown on Saturday for a festival "Celebrating Earth Spirituality" were greeted by a steady rain and praying Christians in a silent protest.

The gathering held at Stoudtburg Village and hosted by Reading Pagans & Witches proved to far less controversial than the debate that brewed in the days...

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Some Pa. Shops Close Doors to Pagan Festival

September 11, 2009

Author: Ron Todt

Source: Google News

Wire Service: AP

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5j4n1LLmQm_9M6UcVQdozlNOd0JAAD9ALB34O0

In the rolling hills of deeply religious rural Pennsylvania sits Stoudtburg Village, a tiny hamlet modeled on a German town. On weekends, tourists come here to visit shops on the ground floors of closely set three-story houses painted bright...

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Pagan Pride Festival Hits Departure Bay Beach

August 13, 2009

Author: Krista Bryce

Source: Nanaimo Daily News

http://www.canada.com/Pagan+pride+festival+hits+Departure+beach/1888476/story.html

There will be no sacrifices, disembowelling of chickens of goats or the casting of spells to turn someone into a toad.

But don't be shocked if you run into your neighbour at the Pagan Pride Day celebration at Departure Bay Beach on Saturday.

Two spokespeople for the Pagan...

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Local Groups Gather to Celebrate Pagan Pride Day

August 8, 2009

Author: JaNae Francis

Source: The Standard-Examiner

http://www.standard.net/live/news/180124/

Local pagan groups invite the public to join them in their second annual Pagan Pride Day celebration, scheduled for 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. next Saturday, Aug. 15, in Monroe Park, 3000 S. Monroe Blvd. in Ogden.

The free event is designed to educate the public as well as bring different pagan groups together.

"We want people to understand us and to know us...

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K-State Student From KCK Studies Myths Of Paganism

August 6, 2009

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Kansas City Kansan

http://www.kansascitykansan.com/news/x1701870469/K-State-student-from-KCK-studies-myths-of-paganism

A Kansas State University senior is spending the summer at witches' covens and other pagan events in Kansas to create a better understanding of the pagan community.

Jessica Ice, K-State senior in anthropology, Kansas City, Kan., is debunking...

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Knights Templar Oasis

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 October 2018.

Phone: 978-880-2921
Email: info@knightstemplar-oto.org
Website: http://knightstemplar-oto.org
History The Knights Templar Oasis, the Massachusetts chapter of the global Ordo Templi Orientis, was first established in Cambridge, Massachusetts on September 5, 1990. Founding members sought to establish an O.T.O. chapter in the Boston area and promote Thelema, a tradition announced in The Book of the Law, a text... Read more about Knights Templar Oasis

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