September 16, 2018

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September 10, 2018

Top stories in Paganism and Shinto: Pinrose withdraws ‘Starter Witch Kit’ following complaints. Plus: Deadly typhoon strikes Japan, causing loss of life and damaging historic shrines; Fundraising campaign launched for bronze memorial to women accused of witchcraft. Read more

September 4, 2018

In my next Cornish holy well pilgrimage, I went in search of not one, but two wells dedicated to the patron saint of actors. Read more

September 2, 2018

Pagan & Shinto News: List of accused ‘witches’ in Scotland published online for first time. Plus: Oxford show investigates the history of magic and witchcraft; US-based Shinto priestess appears on The History Channel Read more

August 31, 2018

In the summer, I made a pilgrimage to several of Cornwall’s fabulous holy wells. St Anne’s Well is notable for its mysterious face – who could it be? Read more

August 25, 2018

Pagan & Shinto News this week: Newberry Library seeks public help in transcribing 17th century magical text. Can you help? Plus: Cathedral defends screening The Wicker Man; Japan’s traditional festivals struggling with financial difficulties Read more

August 19, 2018

Pagan & Shinto News: Environmentalists back campaign to save Stonehenge. Plus: Ancient Greek shrine to Artemis discovered; Torii gate collapses at Shinto shrine featured in anime Read more

August 9, 2018

Pagan & Shinto News: Experienced witch in the writing team of the new series of Charmed. Plus: Wisconsin county supervisor says Wiccans pray to the devil in invocation dispute; Tanabata Star Festival underway in Sendai Read more

August 6, 2018

A shrine dedicated to legendary tanuki spirits and featured in a Studio Ghibli movie is under threat in Japan – but you can make your opposition heard. Read more

August 5, 2018

International fans join drive to stop scrapping of western Japan shrine featured in Ghibli film. Plus: Itsukushima shrine calls off festival for first time in a century; Gors Fawr stone circle damaged in suspected Pagan ritual Read more

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