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The roots of 'Santa' in the ancient spiritual traditions of the Winter Solstice & feminine spiritual symbols - lovely piece

Hypatia, Ancient Alexandria’s Great Female Scholar

"The mathematician and philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria was the daughter of the mathematician Theon Alexandricus (ca. 335–405) [the] last librarian of the Library of Alexandria. Around AD 400, she became head of the Platonist school at Alexandria. She taught philosophy and astronomy. The pupils included pagans, Christians, and foreigners. Murdered by a Christian mob after being accused of witchcraft and godlessness and of causing religious turmoil."

A dakini (Sanskrit: "sky dancer") is a Tantric priestess of ancient India who "carried the souls of the dead to the sky". This Buddhist figure is particularly upheld in Tibetan Buddhism. The dakini is a female being of generally volatile temperament, who acts as a muse for spiritual practice.

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In KMT the Neteru were always coupled. The Divine masculine and feminine weaves itself through all of creation. They are not literal male and female, but principles within the universe. Feminine is receptive, desires, inner directed. It is the container of experience sts. Masculine is active, driven and outwardly directed. It is the outward expression of experience. Click photo to learn more.

Mural in Pompeii - Repinning because I don't get the chance to mention that I HAVE A PHD IN CLASSICS nearly enough in everyday life, lol. :P

What if I told you the reality that you know is one of many? Tilda Swinton is The Ancient One. See #DoctorStrange in theaters November 4th.