Pillar To The Sky

Author: William R. Forstchen
Publisher: Tor Books
ISBN: 1466810777
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From William Forstchen, the New York Times bestselling author of One Second After, comes Pillar to the Sky, a towering epic to rank with Douglas Preston's Blasphemy and Michael Crichton's Prey.

Pillar Of The Sky

Author: Cecelia Holland
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504007662
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A breathtaking speculation, Pillar of the Sky is an unforgettable tale brimming with action, colorful characters, vivid detail, intelligence, and wonder, while presenting a possible history of the man-made miracle on Salisbury Plain that ...

Trees Of Paradise And Pillars Of The World

Author: Elizabeth A. Newsome
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292755727
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Then, after the destruction of the world was completed, they placed (a tree) to set
up in its order the yellow cock oriole. Then the white tree of abundance was set
up. A pillar of the sky was set up, a sign of the destruction of the world; that was
the white tree of abundance in the north. Then the black tree of abundance was
set up (in the west) for the black-breasted pitzoy to sit upon. Then the yellow tree
of abundance was set up (in the south), as ICONOLOGICAL INTERPRETATION
OF ...

Snakes With Wings And Gold Digging Ants

Author: Herodotus
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141964839
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Pillar. of. the. Sky. The following is a description of the Libyan tribes in their order:
starting from Egypt, the first are the Adyrmachidae, whose way of living is more or
less Egyptian in character. They dress like the rest of the Libyans. Their women
wear a bronze ring on each leg, and grow their hair long; when they catch a bug
on their persons, they give it bite for bite before throwing it away. They are the
only Libyan tribe to follow this practice, as also that of taking girls who are about
to be ...

Metaphors For Living

Author: Jackie Gerstein
Publisher: Wood 'N' Barnes Publishing
ISBN: 9781885473370
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This same structure is reinforced when using expressive arts and experiential
activities. The facilitator selects, modifies, or designs metaphoric experiential
exercises that will help participants achieve successful endings by assisting them
in tapping into and identifying the resources that can lead to successful endings.
For example, the living metaphor entitled Grand Pillar to the Sky tells of a group
of people who come together to build a structure that reaches to the sky to
celebrate their ...

Kalevala Mythology Revised Edition

Author: Juha Pentikäinen
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253213525
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A Finnish proverb states that a person with a long life lived "as the pole of the
world" and "as the pillar of the sky," and kept the world from collapsing. The
Sampo poems have also been related to this concept. According to Uno Harva,
for example, the theft of the Sampo depicts nothing less than the theft of the sky's
pillar, which would result in the destruction of the world and its structures.11
Northern cultures typically conceive of the beginning of time as including a period
of chaos when ...

Dreamworlds Of Shamanism And Tibetan Buddhism

Author: Angela Sumegi
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791474648
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The "man's god" dwelling in the body is worshipped externally in a pile of stones
on the roof of the house, and, likewise, the "woman's god" is worshipped in the
central pillar of the house.32 From this perspective, macrocosm and microcosm
form a single continuum folding in upon itself; the traditional Tibetan house
ladder made of a single notched tree trunk connecting the floors from top to
bottom is, in the same moment, the primordial pillar of the sky that connects the
sky to earth.33 ...

Archaeo Astronometria

Author: Dean Clarke
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1477160884
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In regards to the earlier pillar, and pet-ra symbols of the night sky, which I
mentioned, this has something to do with a ensnared Bear of the regional folklore
of Europe. It would only be fair to mention something a intemet site proposed, on
a website of SU International Philosophy and Publications of Siloam, net about
the Polynesian version of my question as to the function of these ancient pillars
even in the pacific ocean region. In Polynesia, “the principle theme of the
Polynesians were ...

Mayan Calendar Prophecies Predictions For 2012 2052

Author: Gary C. Daniels
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1300266465
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There would be a sudden rush ofwater when the theft of the insignia <of Oxlahun-
ti-ku> occurred. Then the sky would fall, it would fall down upon the earth, when
the four gods, the four Bacabs, were set up, who brought about the destruction of
the world. Then, after the destruction of the world was completed, they placed <a
tree > to set up in its order the yellow cock oriole. Then the white tree of
abundance was set up. A pillar of the sky was set up, a sign of the destruction of
the world; ...

The Indian Theogony

Author: Sukumari Bhattacharji
Publisher: CUP Archive
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He supports the sky and is called the pillar of the sky (RV 1v: 13: 5). His
knowledge of men's movements gives him the position of a judge of human
actions : let him proclaim the innocent before Mitra, Varuna, Aryaman and Agni. A
familiar idea is that the solar gods enter the fire by night, hence it is that the fire is
seen from a distance at night; this fire enters the rising sun at dawn (RVx: 88: 6).
Hence fire is seen only as smoke by day. 'Agni is light, light is the sun, svaha': this
should be the ...