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Author Topic: Which Pagan religions are NOT nature-earth based?  (Read 20192 times)
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« Reply #4: May 01, 2008, 01:07:13 pm »

I'll be honest, I have my doubts that most Pagan religions are. One of these days, I'd love to see a list, but until then, what Star said. Your Recon religions are, for the most part, not earth-based.

I second that. Gwyddons aren't earth-based. Here's why:

Why the Gwyddoniad isn’t an earth-based Tradition

A Gwyddon honors All Things.

The typical definition of an Earth-based religion is one that believes in the divinity of the planet- as a sort of Gaia-Mother Earth figure. The Gwyddoniad does not take the view that nature (or natural magic) is the only way to get results. We do not worship Earth spirits, land wights, or elementals. We also do not entreaty them for aid. The gods of the Gwyddoniad exist in a transcendent state beyond the consideration of what is the “Earth”.

In other words, the Earth is just one of billions of other worlds in the Universe. We do not center our religion (or our magical practices) on this planet since we are One with everything in the Universe. We are the Universe - we are All Things.
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