Category Archives: Mythology

Fig-uring out plant totems

Most people would be familiar with animals as totems, but it might come as a surprise that a plant may be a totem as well. Essentially however, the idea is the same – a totem may be defined as a … Continue reading

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Reliving an old festival

Almost by chance I stumbled on an article on Floralia, an ancient Roman festival held in the name of the Flora, the Goddess of Flowers or Vegetation. In ancient Roman times around 240 BC, this festival was celebrated  between 28th … Continue reading

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