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  URANUS : Greek protogenos god of the sky ; mythology ; pictures : OURANOS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
OURANOS (or Uranus) was the Protogenos (Primeval God) of the solid dome of the sky.
Ouranos was imagined as the dome of the sky itself rather than as an anthropomorphic god, like his successors Kronos and Zeus.
The egg; the dyad of the two natures inside it (male and female) [Ouranos the heaven and Gaia the earth], and the plurality of the various seeds between; and thirdly an incorporeal god [Phanes or primeval Eros] with golden wings on his shoulders...
www.theoi.com /Ouranos/Ouranos.html   (4433 words)

  
  Ouranos - Greek Mythology - Ancinet-Mythology.com
Ouranos was the first ruler of the universe, created by Gaea when she emerged from Chaos.
Ouranos, with Gaea, became the father of the Titans, the Cyclopes and the Hecatoncheires (hundred-handed ones).
Ouranos' blood gave birth to the Furies, and Aphrodite was born of the discarded member when it fell into the foaming sea.
www.ancient-mythology.com /greek/ouranos.php   (87 words)

  
 Mission of Ouranos
Ouranos’ mission is to promote the acquisition of expertise that will advance the understanding of regional climate change and of its environmental, social, and economic impacts.
Ouranos is also responsible for developing detailed medium and long term scenarios of the evolution of the Québec climate.
On the issue of adaptation, Ouranos functions as a catalyser for the research community’s efforts to determine the principal vulnerabilities of different regions and sectors in Québec, in terms of the physical environment and of the impact on humans and the economy.
www.ouranos.ca /intro/miss_e.html   (362 words)

  
 P1.3 Ouranos: a Global Approach to Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Assessment (2003 - 14GLOBAL)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
OURANOS, son of Gaia, goddess of the Earth, is a god from the Greek mythology embodying the atmosphere.
Ouranos is stakeholder driven and its scientific programme is established in direct response to user priorities.
Ouranos was officially announced in May 2002 and will regroup over 250 persons in multidisciplinary research teams hailing from universities, governmental and para-governmental organizations in the areas of climate sciences, regional climate modeling, statistical analysis, system characterization, socio-economic analysis and impact and adaptation.
ams.confex.com /ams/annual2003/techprogram/paper_55509.htm   (391 words)

  
 Theosophy Library Online - Symbol Series - URANUS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
She is not Ouranos, nor is it likely that she could give birth to him, for she is not the wielder of the spark of life, only its sublime vesture.
Ouranos and he are variant forms of the same idea, corresponding with the Iranian Ahura Mazda and taking their name from the same root var.
Ouranos, the measureless, boundless, electric potential of space which seems to be only a backdrop to the universe, manifests through Uranus in a series of mayavic veils which, when lifted by man, will reveal laws encompassing this solar system and leading far beyond.
theosophy.org /tlodocs/symbols/Uranus-0689.htm   (5273 words)

  
 The Ouranos Rite
Astronomically, this equates with the curious orbit of Ouranos which, with its polar axis tilted at an eccentric angle, almost on the plane of the ecliptic, symbolizes the antinomian character of the magician, ever delving into that which is weird, occult and perverse, to unlock its secrets.
The magician emblem of Ouranos is the serpent; and the god form may be invoked or visualized, bearing a serpent- shaped wand crowned with an Uraeus-style serpent in Egyptian style, and garbed in raiment bearing the serpent motif.
Ouranos has a characteristic color, which is idiosyncratic to the person invoking it, called Octarine; meaning the eighth color of the spectrum, which is the color of magic and may be any color that represents magic to the individual.
www.chaosmatrix.org /library/chaos/rites/ouranos.html   (650 words)

  
 Temenos Olympicos: Home
Ouranos, then, is Great Father Sky, and he is the first impression of the great deity that today is known by the name of Zeus among those of us who follow along the Olympian path.
Gaea brought forth Ouranos, who in this sense is seen as her offspring, and then she mates with him, Earth mates with Sky, and to them are born the multitude of forms of the earth.
Ouranos is called first to use violence, because he violently opposes the birth of his children, the first to do evil, because of his acts against them.
isxios.home.mindspring.com /ouranos.html   (645 words)

  
 The Ouranos Rite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Astronomically, this equates with the curious orbit of Ouranos which, with its polar axis tilted at an eccentric angle, almost on the plane of the ecliptic, symbolizes the antinomian character of the magician, ever delving into that which is weird, occult and perverse, to unlock its secrets.
The magician emblem of Ouranos is the serpent; and the god form may be invoked or visualized, bearing a serpent- shaped wand crowned with an Uraeus-style serpent in Egyptian style, and garbed in raiment bearing the serpent motif.
Ouranos has a characteristic color, which is idiosyncratic to the person invoking it, called Octarine; meaning the eighth color of the spectrum, which is the color of magic and may be any color that represents magic to the individual.
user.sezampro.yu /~babbage/Ouranos.html   (659 words)

  
 Ouranos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
In Hesiod’s Theogony, Ouranos (or Uranus) is the same as Cœlus (Heaven) the oldest of all the gods and the father of the divine Titans.
For Ouranos, like the other Olympian gods, has many significances, representing one of the noumena of the intelligent powers of nature, one of the dhyani-chohans, again one of the divine kings, etc., and his sway was over the second root-race and its continent.
Anu and Anatum correspond to Ouranos and Gaia in Hesiod, and therefore in one of her mystical significances Anatum corresponds with the Hindu prakriti.
www.experiencefestival.com /ouranos   (1139 words)

  
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The mission of Ouranos is to develop, structure and produce synergetic team work dedicated to the analysis and the search for solutions to climate change adaptation issues in a North American context.
A partnership that is truly unique and without precedence in Canada, Ouranos will regroup over 250 persons in multidisciplinary research teams hailing from universities and governmental and para-governmental organizations in areas that have been traditionally working apart: climate sciences, statistical analysis, characterization, impact and adaptation studies.
The merging of isolated teams of scientists under Ouranos, it is hoped, will pull in relevant scientific data and information needed by decision makers to plan responses to the rapidly evolving climate situation.
www.mddep.gouv.qc.ca /communiques_en/Ouranos-communique-ANGfinal2_.htm   (422 words)

  
 Ouranos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
He was both the son and husband of Gaia, the earth, by whom he fathered first the hundred-handed giants and the Cyclops, whom he banished to Tartarus, and later the titans.
Cronos, their leader, castrated Ouranos and succeeded him as ruler of the universe.
According to Hesiod's Theogony Aphrodite was born of the foam of Ouranos' discarded genitals as they fell in the sea.
library.thinkquest.org /17709/people/ouranos.htm   (95 words)

  
 Ouranos - SL History Wiki
Ouranos was founded by Adam Zaius sometime in 2004 (?).
The sim dubbed Aleph is currently home to the innovative vision and "dastardly" plans of the group.
Ouranos remains a close group of friends who also happen to be talented at different aspects of creation within SL.
history.secondserver.net /index.php/Ouranos   (160 words)

  
 Ouranos; "The Facilitator" - Whitestar Astrology - Inner Tapestry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
That is the life giving aspect; old Ouranos not only poured out the energy of creation on his lover Gaia, he co-created her flowers and vegetation.
Ouranos comes to us as the mythological father of Saturn.
As their varied offspring gained vitality and power, Ouranos become jealous and so tyrannical that Gaia persuaded their youngest child, Chronos (also known as Saturn) to castrate him.
whitestarastrology.com /articles/innertapestry4.shtml   (1019 words)

  
 The Creation II
Ouranos wasn't too pleased with his offsprings because he saw them as a threat to his throne.
Ouranos eventually decided that his children belonged deep inside Gaia, hidden from himself and his kingdom.
The seed of Ouranos which fell into the sea gave birth to Aphrodite, while from his blood were created the Fates, the Giants, and the Meliai nymphs.
www.greekmythology.com /Myths/The_Myths/The_Creation_II/the_creation_ii.html   (1118 words)

  
 Allocution de M. Normand Jutras - Lancement du consortium Ouranos sur la climatologie et l'adaptation aux changements ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Ouranos a pour mission de réunir et de développer les expertises requises afin de quantifier les impacts et de proposer des scénarios d'adaptation aux changements climatiques en cours et pour les décennies à venir.
Ouranos intégrera donc les connaissances diverses en météorologie, en climatologie, en statistique, en aménagement du territoire, en économie et dans de multiples domaines.
Ouranos multipliera les liens et les échanges entre les scientifiques et les usagers, tels que les ministères, les organismes paragouvernementaux et les décideurs du secteur privé.
www.msp.gouv.qc.ca /secivile/secivile_en.asp?txtSection=dossiers&txtCategorie=climat&txtSousCategorie=Ouranos&txtNomAutreFichier=d160502_ouranos.htm&txtAutreFichier=2   (1649 words)

  
 CLASS 110.3 Readings from Hesiod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Ouranos, she gave birth to deep-swirling Okeanos and Koios and Kreios and Hyperion and Iapetos, Theia and Rheia and Themis and Mnemosyne, Phoibe with her golden crown and lovely Tethys.
Ouranos that he was destined to be overthrown by his own son, even though he was stronger, through the plans of the great god.
Ouranos, king of the former gods, she wrapped up a big stone and presented it to him.
duke.usask.ca /~niallm/233/Hesiod.htm   (4712 words)

  
 Ouranos - Free-Definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Ouranos craint et hait les Hécatonchires bien qu'ils soient ses enfants, et il les emprisonne dans le Tartare, laissant les Cyclopes et les Titans en liberté.
Il émascule Ouranos et, du sang qui jaillit, Gaïa engendre une autre race de monstres, les Géants, les trois déesses vengeresses, les Érinyes, ainsi que les Méliades.
Ouranos n'a presque aucun rôle dans les mythes, et les Grecs ne lui rendent jamais de culte.
fr.free-definition.com /Ouranos.html   (162 words)

  
 The Ouranos Rite CD--Chaos Magick
Ouranos (Uranus), the eighth body, orbits outside the sphere of the classical planets---and of the god-forms or thought-forms attributed to them.
It represents not the power of the magic itself, (which is attributed to Pluto), but rather the desire to be a magician, and the personality required to live as one.
Ouranos represents something more dark---and perhaps devious---creeping around in the darkness outside of the normal.
www.newfalcon.com /books/cdset52_ouranos_rite.htm   (268 words)

  
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On one hand, a person can look at history and surmise that the Titans represent older divinities, which were “replaced” by the Gods of incoming tribes and groups of people- the mythology written by the newcomers and victors could easily reflect a “cosmic takeover” from the older Gods to their Gods.
That is simple to see, and could explain how Ouranos and Cronos and Zeus are all just different names that different cultures put on their sky God, which would be the same “Sky God”, if that explanation is accepted.
The Primal, Moving Force of the "Father" Ouranos is still there; it has evolved, and become entangled in space/time and duality, which is the expressed "universe system", and which leads to awareness of duality, or consciousness.
www.thecrookedheath.com /syriktes/es8.htm   (786 words)

  
 Aquarian Zodiac Sign - Aquarius Water Bearer - Tarot Cards and Astrology
Ouranos was the original sky god who controlled all heavenly phenomena including the air, the winds and the rain-bearing clouds.
Ouranos also impregnated his mother to produce the first race of gods that ruled over mankind.
Only when Ouranos became a tyrant did his mother plot with their son Cronos (Saturn) to wrest power from his father Ouranos by castrating him with a sickle.
www.circlesoflight.com /articles/aquarius-tarot.shtml   (763 words)

  
 The Ouranos Rite CD--Chaos Magick
Ouranos (Uranus), the eighth body, orbits outside the sphere of the classical planets---and of the god-forms or thought-forms attributed to them.
It represents not the power of the magic itself, (which is attributed to Pluto), but rather the desire to be a magician, and the personality required to live as one.
Ouranos can also be thought of as the dark side of the Sun.
newfalcon.com /books/cdset52_ouranos_rite.htm   (280 words)

  
 Uranus -- the Rebel Without a Clue
Ouranos was the first of the Greek sky gods and the grand-daddy of the thundergod Zeus.
The union of Ouranos and Gaea produced the Titans, the Hekatoncheires, and the Kyklopes (must be what happens when you marry your own mother).
Meanwhile, mother/wife Gaea - unhappy with the harsh treatment of her Titan children - arranged for the death of Ouranos at the hands of their youngest son, Kronus (Kronus was known to the Romans as Saturn).
www.thezodiac.com /rebel.htm   (699 words)

  
 Ouranos Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
According to the Orphic Hymns, Ouranos was the son of the personification of night, Nyx.
Such sickles may have survived latest in ritual contexts where metal was taboo, but the detail, which was retained by classical Greeks, suggests the antiquity of the mytheme.
Identification of the name Ouranos with Indian Varuna is widely rejected.
www.greatartworks.com /encyclopedia/Ouranos   (513 words)

  
 NEC Global - Press Release
Ouranos Consortium was established in 2002 to deal with problems brought about by the climate's changes in North America and to explore its related conditions.
Cooperating with the government of Quebec, Hydro-Quebec (power/electric company), the Meteorological Service of Canada, and Valorisation-Recherche Quebec (VRQ: non-profit governmental organization which subsidizes research conducted by universities), it is staffed with more than a hundred scientists and experts in the area of meteorological phenomena.
Ouranos Consortium utilizes the supercomputer for a variety of purposes including; building a database on past climates, developing climate models of the Canadian region, researching climate simulation, generating medium to long term reference climate scenarios, predicting climate, and developing a statistical analysis method on climate changes.
www.nec.co.jp /press/en/0411/2401.html   (364 words)

  
 Ouranos - Information
In Greek mythology Uranus is personified as the son and husband of Gaia, Mother Earth.
Ouranos and Gaia were ancestors of most of the Greek gods.
In the Olympian creation myth, Uranus came every night to cover the earth and mate with Gaia, but he hated the children she bore him and imprisoned Gaia's youngest children in Tartarus.
www.logicjungle.com /wiki/Ouranos   (449 words)

  
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Ouranos feared of being overthrown by his children, and therefore stuffed each one back into Gaia as they were born.
Secretly, Gaia plotted against Ouranos and her son Kronos castrated Ouranos with a sickle which she provided to him.
This is different from the models of Ouranos and Kronos, because they were only concerned with their own welfare and they both ruled alone without delegation of power and reliance on others.
www.cs.ucsb.edu /~urule99/papers/control.html   (1405 words)

  
 Motor Yacht Rent Greece,Ouranos,Crewed Yachts Geek islands
In the domain of the motor yacht Ouranos, the Falcon 100 is in a class of its own for superb styling and performance.
Her interior is exceptionally tasteful and modern with warm gleaming wood paneling combined with soft white leather furnishings providing the utmost in relaxation and comfort.
The Ouranos has a crew of six members in separate quarters, ensuring complete privacy for you and guests on board.
www.fyly.gr /mil/Motor_yachts/ouranos/ouranos.html   (347 words)

  
 Thelema Lodge Calendar for April 1992 e.v.
With luck, we may glimpse the form of Gaia, wife to the Lord Ouranos, strolling upon the land, and from her have word of him.
It is our custom to honor the gods, each in turn; yet Ouranos has been omitted, for he is invisible to us - in our time, that is.
[OURANOS is pleased, points from sky to her to himself and the company - AQ smiles, nods.
www.billheidrick.com /tlc1992/tlc0492.htm   (3423 words)

  
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Inscribe upon the cigarette the planetary sigils for Ouranos (at the end that gets lit), Jupiter (in the center), and Mars (at the end of the smokeable part).
Ouranos, God of Magick Octarine Ouranos, Serpent Octarine Ouranos, Baphomet, Semyaza, Carmara (repeat 7 times) Repeat the above 3 times, maintaining strictest concentration upon the figurine throughout.
As you exhale it over the figurine, chant the words "Io Ouranos" with the first drag, "Io (your magical name here)" with the second, and "Io (insert Watcher's name here)" with the third.
www.hollyfeld.org /Esoteric/Text/Satanism/watcher.txt   (815 words)

  
 Climate Change CD
Ouranos today has a facility of around 65 - 70, and next fall we will reach capacity at around 90.
Ouranos invests in science in order to get tools for decisions.
As shown in Figure 12, Ouranos is structured by projects.
www.ijc.org /php/publications/html/climate/part5/page0008.htm   (383 words)

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