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  Sky father - Free Encyclopedia of Thelema   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The sky father is a recurring theme in pagan and neopagan mythology.
The sky goddess whose name is reconstructed as *aus-os- is even more widespread; goddess of dawn, she appears in Greek mythology as Eos, in Rome as Aurora, in Germanic mythology as Eostre, in Baltic mythology as Ausra, in Slavic mythology as Zorya, and in Hinduism as Ushas.
The sky father is frequently invoked in feminist spirituality, which helped to revive the concept even as the notion of earth mothers and sky fathers was rejected as oversimplified and implausible in the world of anthropology, archaeology, and comparative religion.
www.egnu.org /thelema/index.php/Sky_father   (787 words)

  
 Talk:Sky father - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It should start with a clear statement of who "Sky Father" is supposed to be and where the concept exists.
History section: Move out everything not in the history of the Sky Father ideology set it aside for later.
Statements like A sky father also relates to a solar deity, a god identified with the sun.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Talk:Sky_Father   (211 words)

  
 Sky Father - TheBestLinks.com - Anthropology, Archaeology, Agriculture, Aryan, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Sky Father is a recurring theme in pagan and neo-pagan mythology.
Sky Father or Heavenly Father is one term for the god of Christianity in China and the Chinese language.
The sky goddess whose name is reconstructed as *aus-os- is even more widespread; goddess of dawn, she appears in Greek mythology as Eos, in Rome as Aurora, in Germanic mythology as Eostre, in Baltic mythology as Ausra, and in Hinduism as Ushas.
www.thebestlinks.com /Sky_Father.html   (818 words)

  
 RangerBoard - Sky's Father...SPD Thoeries...<Spoilers for "Walls">
Sky is 20 years old, SPD is said to take place in 2020 so its safe to assume he was born in 2000.
I think SPD was formed in 2005 and Sky's father is using the red Time Force Chrono morpher.
Sky's father was chosen to be the red Ranger.
www.rangerboard.com /showthread.php?t=53730   (629 words)

  
 The World's Gods - Flying Gods Part 2
A sky goddess and personification of the heavens.
Sky gods of the Iroquois, who are without bodies, which fly about in storms.
A sky god who flies in a diamond chariot from his golden palace in the east.
www.bibleufo.com /worldgod6.htm   (322 words)

  
 SOS Children's Villages: Father Christmas pays a visit
The sky was blue and there were a few clouds in the sky.
Gradually, Father Christmas's friends left the house to meet up with their friends and families at the open-air theatre at the village.
Throwing sweets to the children, Father Christmas led the children from the gate down to the theatre, where the rest of the village was waiting.
www.sos-childrensvillages.org /html/father_christmas_pays_a_visit.html   (819 words)

  
 Father Of Night   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Father of night, father of day Father who taketh the darkness away Father who teacheth the bird to fly Builder of rainbows up in the sky Father of loneliness an' pain Father of love an' father of rain.
Father of day, father of night Father of fl, father of white Father who buildeth the mountains so high Who shapeth the clouds up in the sky Father of time, father of dreams Father who turneth the rivers an' streams.
Father of grain, father of wheat Father of cold, father of heat Father of air, father of trees Who dwelleth in our hearts an' our memories Father of minutes, father of days Father of whom we most solemnly praise.
homepage.mac.com /danielmartin/Dylan/html/songs/F/FatherOfnight.html   (117 words)

  
 Father Sky :: Earth is my Mother, Sky is my Father
But because the Sky Father is also a recurring theme in pagan and neopagan mythology and appears in several creation myths, this website also touches on those traditional and modern new age cultures where this theme has relevance.
Father Sky as portrayed in the Japanese animation series KO Seiki BEAST: Sanjuushi ('KO Century BEAST: Three Beast Warriors') co-created by Takehiko Itou.
The Horse as the animal totem for the Spirit of Father Sky.
fathersky.com   (503 words)

  
 Northvegr - Wyrd Staves: Mystery of the Futhorc
As we saw earlier with the rune Gear the earth goddess and the sky father were married in the spring and the sky father let rains fertilize the earth giving way to birth after her long winter death.
The sky father was very important because he was seen as the god of justice and it was believed that when a warrior died in battle that he or she would dwell in his hall.
Thor was the final sky father as the heathen period came to a close.
www.northvegr.org /northern/book/runes015.php   (1609 words)

  
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Sunni, Light of the Night, firstborn of Father Sky and Mother Earth, and sister-wife to Muirwen, Water of the Plains.
Kenilthwen the Father Star, Light of the Eventide, brother-husband to Wilthorwen, Light of the Dawn, son of Sunni and Muirwen.
Lurithain, stubborn as the Bull and thickheaded as the oak, husband to Oak, and son to Father Sky and Mother Earth.
www.eowyn.org /roleplaying/birthright/gods.html   (366 words)

  
 Maori Creation Myth
The sky and earth produce numerous offspring while they are physically, “cleaved together in a procreative embrace.” The children are forced to live in the darkness since their parents block all the rays from the sun.
Sky Father and Earth Mother’s blood spills on his head, known as the kokowai, the sacred red earth that is created when the first blood spills at the dawn of time.
It is implied that all Maoris are descendants of this first woman and the male offspring of the Earth Mother and Sky Father.
www.laits.utexas.edu /doherty/plan2/liangcreation.html   (1103 words)

  
 FATHER OF NIGHT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
FATHER OF NIGHT (Words and Music by Bob Dylan) 1970, 1976 Big Sky Music Father of night, Father of day, Father, who taketh the darkness away, Father, who teacheth the bird to fly, Builder of rainbows up in the sky, Father of loneliness and pain, Father of love and Father of rain.
Father of day, Father of night, Father of fl, Father of white, Father, who build the mountain so high, Who shapeth the cloud up in the sky, Father of time, Father of dreams, Father, who turneth the rivers and streams.
Father of grain, Father of wheat, Father of cold and Father of heat, Father of air and Father of trees, Who dwells in our hearts and our memories, Father of minutes, Father of days, Father of whom we most solemnly praise.
www.slopbucket.com /bob/lyrics/12father.html   (159 words)

  
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The embrace of the sky with the earth was viewed by the Maoris as a passionate embrace between a male and a female.
The male was the Sky Father Rangi and the female the Mother Earth Papa.
This embrace prevented the creation which had to be accomplished through the separation of the sky from the earth by their divine children trapped in the womb of the Mother Earth.
www.windows.ucar.edu /mythology/source/Polynesia.txt   (2078 words)

  
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The light blue became the sky and the blue-green became the water.
Then the Blue Sky Father looked down and saw that the Star Child was forgetting where it came from and who it really was, so from the West he sent a bear to the Star Child in a dream.
And the Blue Sky Father saw that the Star Child now had all that was needed to teach the earth beings about Love.
www.mindspring.com /~stardancer/duncan.txt   (619 words)

  
 Mother Earth Father Sky
He is the movement of white clouds in a blue sky that resembles the precious crystal lapis lazuli.
He is of the sky and wind and lives in the other world.
She was born in the morning when the sun was joined in the sky by puffy clouds.
www.webspawner.com /users/neyuse   (951 words)

  
 The Odinic Rite - Circle of Ostara - Buri
The conception of a great and universal Sky Father has been part of the collective unconscious since before the advent of mankind.
Through research, meditation and a resulting mystical insight we have come to the realisation that the Great Sky Father, as represented in our ancient mythology, is that being, the "First Mighty One", whom our ancestors called Buri.
We often speak, in myth and ritual, of the Sky Father and the Earth Mother as a wedded couple and, indeed, they should be coupled.
www.odinic-rite.org /Buri.htm   (558 words)

  
 The Role of Women in War of the Worlds: Sky father, Mother Earth
In mythology, the man is usually the active character, as divine father, he become the active character usually the one who takes on the quest or other activity, while the woman take on the more passive role such as Earth mother.
Later we see one of Ray’s ex girlfriends at the ferry (this relationship is a presumption along with the concept that he might also be father of her child) and she is trying to care for her child.
In contrast to this, we get the female reporter who is picking the bones of the crashed airplane, taking instead of giving, and, of course, the ultimate mother giving birth to the most horrible children, who have come to take the most precious commodity most human being have, their life essence and blood.
ourworld.cs.com /alsullivan00/wow005.html   (867 words)

  
 Nanabozho's Story
Sky Father doesn't love me. He always leaves me poking around the teepee, while he goes off hunting and roaming around and getting into mischief.
Father Sky goes far away, after his fight with Earth Woman, and he takes all the storms with him --- the windstorms, the thunderstorms, and the rainstorms.
Sky Father was angry with Earth Woman, and with all the People, too.
www3.sympatico.ca /patash/MichaelCourt/Nanabozho.html   (6372 words)

  
 Arrows - Myth & Culture: In the Name of the Father   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Zeus is king and warrior, his weapon the thunderbolt or lightening in the sky, an irresistible force of divine energy (126-127).
The unseen, remote, heavenly father is a central theme in the heavily Greek influenced, New Testament.
Remote from the turmoil of the son, it is the heavenly father’s unseen presence and plan that directs the action of the story.
www.mythandculture.com /weblog/2005/04/in-name-of-father.html   (1434 words)

  
 tur2.html
The term SKY appears to be anagrammatized from Turkic SAKA-OY meaning "House of As-Aka (Peerless Lord referring to God)" and "House of As-Ak (Peerless White referring to the Sun)".
Thus the Sky is the House of the Sky Father God and the Sun God.
His color was the sky blue defined by the color turquoise and his stone was the precious stone of turquoise.
www.compmore.net /~tntr/tur2.html   (15309 words)

  
 The Odinic Rite - Odinism for the Modern World - TYR
Odin is the most ephemeral and intangible of sky gods, the god of the windy sky.
Typically the father is not a poet but a provider, not a magician but a protector, a caring figure not a shaman.
In a patriarchal society, such as the early Germans', the father is head o f the family, a ruler of that microcosm of society, laying down the law.
www.odinic-rite.org /Tyr.html   (958 words)

  
 RangerBoard - SPD/TF:: A Picture's Worth 1000 Words
His father stood in front of a young woman in a strange white uniform, a baby in her arms.
Sky didn’t want to be known as a famous millionaire who found the cure for the common cold, but as someone who helped people for it.
Sky sat on his bed and stared at the picture of his mother that his father had given him.
rangerboard.com /showthread.php?t=55588&page=1&pp=20   (8929 words)

  
 Kirael.com-Mother Earth, Father Sky Meditation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Let the beauty of Mother Earth and the guardianship of Father Sky be joined by the Inner Child light represented by "we the people" toning in unified vibration from their hearts.
Mother Earth/Father Sky is but a metaphor for all that is physical and all that is nonphysical, or for the beauty of the seen and the mystery of the unseen.
Creating the awareness that "we the people" sit at the centerline of Mother Earth and Father Sky does not mean that we must feel ashamed of their treatment.
www.kirael.com /meditations/03June.html   (1349 words)

  
 The Library -- Welcome
They were wondrous creatures, and love of the skies ruled their fierce hearts.
But as he looked, he saw that all the creatures of the sky and land wore wonderful colors, while all the dragons were grey.
The Sky Father was proud of his headstrong children, that they had found something constructive to do.
www.freewebs.com /dhorisha/dragontale.htm   (759 words)

  
 Father Sky
As the Moon is the ruler of Cancer, it is not surprising that this time of the year emphasizes the nurturing powers of the feminine, family activities shared within the home, and a time of introspection following the feasting season of early winter.
January 6, 2004 The planet Saturn accompanies the almost-full Moon across the sky tonight.
January 9, 2004 Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky, is in good view on winter evenings.
secondsightresearch.tripod.com /bodyandsoul/id25.html   (3156 words)

  
 Headline Muse.com - Signs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The questing that opens in both father and son brought on by this loss represents the necessity (the presence of Ananke) of seeking again the fathering spirit in a puer aeternus of renewal.
Both father and son (who seems about that age ripe for a male initiation rite) must now seek out and extract a new spirit for life from this wife/mother-matter and then allow it to bring all of them together again as a family.
Our Father loses his faith the day his wife is killed in a car accident and refuses to accept the revelation in this moment of the world as it truly is--monstrous.
www.headlinemuse.com /videoofthemonth/signs.htm   (2940 words)

  
 7th House - Free Music Downloads, Videos, CDs, MP3s, Bio, Merchandise and Links
Sky was born into a troubled home in a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA, a home
There were no girls for Sky." For Sky youthful rebellion was about clean living (including dedicated vegetarianism which he continues today) open mindedness (pursuing relationships with people of diverse cultures) and choosing rock
Sky's return his father died and Sky was at his side.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/music/artist/bio/0,,1173840,00.html   (748 words)

  
 Sabbats and Esbats
Sky Father stretches and rises, eager in His youth, and bursting with the promise of summer."
Create a small token or charm in honor of the union between Mother Earth and Father Sky to hang upon the tree.
Mother Earth and Father Sky, Gracious Ones before Whom the stars halt their courses,I offer thanks for the continuing fertility of the Earth.
www.geocities.com /snowzones5/sabesrite.html   (1752 words)

  
 Gaskill/Olson Fine Art Gallery on Beautiful Whidbey Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Sky Father asked the white birds to fly to the island to bring back an ember so the people could have fire.
The bird told Sky Father that he flew so close to the fire that he burned himself fl.
Father Sky will tell the flbirds that they must find tasks that will help all of the people.
www.gaskillolson.com /detail.asp?ArtID=578   (358 words)

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