Creatures of the water: Mermaids and Undines

In a previous article we have already dealt with the spirits of nature, the ” little people “, the elemental beings who live and work in their natural elements which are: earth, air, water and fire. And today, as you will have understood from the title, we are going to deal with the spirits of the waterContinua a leggere “Creatures of the water: Mermaids and Undines”

Dragons: among the most extraordinary creatures that existed

The dragon is a mythical-legendary creature with features usually serpentines or in any case akin to reptiles, and is present in the collective imagination of all cultures, in the western ones as an evil being bearer of death and destruction, while in the eastern one as a bearer of luck and goodness. The term derivesContinua a leggere “Dragons: among the most extraordinary creatures that existed”

The legend of Azzurrina: the ghost of the famous little girl from Montebello

Perched on an imposing cliff overlooking the picturesque rural village of Borgo Montebello, in Poggio Torriana, Italy, and surrounded by breathtaking panoramas of natural beauty: the majestic and historic Castle of Montebello stands. Once a fortress of the eminent noble Guidi di Bagno family, as well as of the Malatesta and Montefeltro families, the castleContinua a leggere “The legend of Azzurrina: the ghost of the famous little girl from Montebello”

Lemuria: il continente “perduto” delle meraviglie

Lemuria è un ipotetico continente scomparso, collocato nell’Oceano Indiano o in quello Pacifico. I racconti su Lemuria differiscono in base alle necessità di contestualizzazione degli autori; quasi tutti condividono, però, l’elemento cataclismatico che avrebbe fatto affondare l’antico continente, in analogia con l’Atlantide di Platone. Sebbene i lemuri viventi oggi si trovino solo in Madagascar eContinua a leggere “Lemuria: il continente “perduto” delle meraviglie”

Magic of crystals: life, energy, properties and uses of the mineral world

Today we are used to seeing crystals and precious stones in the stalls of folk festivals and with an esoteric theme, we are increasingly used to using them as pendants or as precious jewels in an attempt to attract good luck or other particular skills. We are also accustomed to their use from a therapeutic andContinua a leggere “Magic of crystals: life, energy, properties and uses of the mineral world”

Water: source of life and transformation

Water in nature is one of the main constituents of ecosystems and is the basis of all known forms of life, including the human being; to it is also due the same origin of life on our planet (as well as probably on others) and is also indispensable in civil, agricultural and industrial use; man has alwaysContinua a leggere “Water: source of life and transformation”

The small people: special companions hidden around us

Today we are talking about a topic that has always been close to our heart … The small people, the fairies, the sidhe, the elemental beings, the spirits of nature, whatever name you want to give them, they are the spirits linked, in fact, to nature and to the elements of the planet Earth andContinua a leggere “The small people: special companions hidden around us”

Druids

The druid (plural: druids) is the dignitary belonging to a priestly ruling class, which was responsible, among the Celts of Gaul and the British Isles, for the performance of cult rites including human sacrifice, in the interpretation of omens, the preservation and transmission of traditional knowledge, the presidency of religious assemblies, arbitration in controversies betweenContinua a leggere “Druids”