Witches’ Familiars, Spirit Guardians and Demons

The concept of magical spirit creatures has resonated throughout history in creation myths, tribal traditions and religions, but only recently have familiars been re-imagined as evil or dangerous.

Ring of Skulls: Ancient and Modern Sacrifices to the Water Gods

The macabre discovery of a ring of children’s skulls buried in the earth around lakes in Germany and Switzerland has revealed an age-old tradition of making offerings and sacrifices to the water gods. Archaeologists from Basel University, Switzerland found the skulls of children forming a protective ring around the settlements in what they believe wasContinue reading “Ring of Skulls: Ancient and Modern Sacrifices to the Water Gods”