In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Mitologíala madre naturalezala pachamama Andes
- I ask all blessings, I ask them with reverence, of my earth mother, of the sky, moon and my sun father - the essence of life.
- The sprouting corpse evokes the promised resurrection of the dying god/king by whose cyclic sacrifice to the earth mother the barren land is made fertile.
- The prevailing religious practices center around the Cult of the Virgin Mary and devotion to the Pachamama, the earth mother.
- Well your own thoughts seem to have changed, despite this wonderful image that you've just drawn for us of connecting to the earth mother.
- The mother and child is also a symbol of the procreative, regenerative power of the Goddess, the earth mother, the fecundity of primal matter and again darkness.
- From the Greeks we inherit the concept of Gaea, or Gaia, the earth mother that gives rise to life in all its complexities.
- Polynesian beliefs refer to this time as Po, night, when the earth mother and sky father were joined, before their children separated them and the world was flooded by light.
- In this shift, the living nurturing relationship of man with nature as earth mother was replaced by the idea of man as dominating over nature.
- She longs for the spiritual power of ancient cultures, with their rituals of blood sacrifice, mortification of the body, and celebration of the earth mother.
- Yes, when she discovers him he is surrounded by a mass of crystals and singing loopy New Age folk music, proclaiming the need to praise ‘the earth mother, father sun, and sister moon.’
- Once they leave Bolivia, some Bolivian Americans fail to adhere to indigenous rituals and beliefs, such as a belief in Pachamama, the Incan earth mother, and Ekeko, an ancient god.
2(woman)she's a real earth mother — es la típica madraza
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