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Pagan Glossary

Pagan Glossary

Pagan Glossary

Introduces words and concepts that are a central part of most Pagans. This Pagan Glossary is designed to be a useful resource on common - and not so commonly used words, people and objects.

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Faerie

Faerie

See Elemental

Added: 02/12/2001

Faerie Burgh

Faerie Burgh

Mound of earth which covers a faerie colony's underground home.

Added: 02/12/2001

Fama Fraternitatis Rosae Crucis

Fama Fraternitatis Rosae Crucis

The Fama Fraternitatis Rosae Crucis, (Fama Fraternitatis), is an anonymous Rosicrucian manifesto published in 1614 in Kassel (Germany).

Added: 08/04/2012 11:50:00

Familiar

Familiar

An animal that has a spiritual bone with a witch; many times a family witch. Familiars can also be entities that dwell on the astral plane.

Added: 02/12/2001

Fascination

Fascination

A mental effort to control another animal or person's mind. Also known as "mind-bending". Often considered unethical.

Added: 02/12/2001

Fire

Fire

Fire, one of the Five Elements of Magic. The element of Fire is both creative and destructive, its qualities are Brightness, Thinness and Motion and its mode is Active.

Added: 22/08/2008 01:14:00

Flamen

Flamen

In ancient Roman religion, a flamen was a priest assigned to one of fifteen deities with official cults during the Roman Republic.

Added: 08/04/2012 11:44:00

Flamen Dialis

Flamen Dialis

The Flamen Dialis oversaw the cult of Jupiter, the sky deity and ruler of the gods.

Added: 08/04/2012 11:44:00

Flamen Dialis

Flamen Dialis

The Flamen Dialis was the high priest of Jupiter.

Added: 28/01/2012 18:13:00

Flamen Martialis

Flamen Martialis

The Flamen Martialis oversaw the cult of Mars, the god of war, leading public rites on the days sacred to Mars. The sacred spears of Mars were ritually shaken by the Flamen Martialis when the legions were preparing for war.

Added: 08/04/2012 11:43:00

Flamen Quirinalis

Flamen Quirinalis

The Flamen Quirinalis oversaw the cult of Quirinus, who presided over organized Roman social life and was related to the peaceful aspect of Mars. The Flamen Quirinalis led public rites on the days sacred to Quirinus.

Added: 08/04/2012 11:43:00

Folk Magick

Folk Magick

The Practice of projecting personal power, as well as the energies within natural objects such as herbs, and crystals, to bring about needed changes.

Added: 02/12/2001

Folklore

Folklore

Traditional sayings, cures, faerie tales, and folk wisdom of a particular locale which is separate from their mythology.

Added: 02/12/2001

Fordicidia

Fordicidia

Fordicidia, in honour of Tellus

April 15th

In ancient Roman religion, the Fordicidia was a festival of fertility, that pertained to animal husbandry. It involved the sacrifice of a pregnant cow to Tellus, or Mother Earth, in proximity to the festival of Ceres (Cerealia) on April 19.

Added: 30/04/2012 13:14:00

Forfeda

Forfeda

Forfeda are the additional letters of the Ogham alphabet.

Added: 12/02/2012 13:13:00

Fylgja

Fylgja

Fylgja is, according to Scandinavian mythology, a supernatural creature which accompanies a person. It usually appears in the form of an animal, and as it was believed to correspond to a person's character or way of living, it can be conceived of as a form of a person's soul, separate from the body and thus not identical with it.

Added: 04/09/2008 23:14:00

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