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DOWNLOAD The Rebirth of Witchcraft 100 One of witchcraft's most widely known figures Doreen Valiente was a close friend of the late Gerald Gardner generally regarded as the founder of modern Wicca Initiated by him in the 1950s and for a time High Priestess of his coven Doreen helped him rewrite his seminal Book o. Loved it It was the first book without counting ABC of Witchcraft of Doreen Valiente that I ve read and my god I love this woman She presents the History of Wicca from her point of view based on her experiences in life in such a way that we can clearly understand how it all happened We can understand the social environment and all the trouble and confusion that needed to occur for Witchcraft to be where it is today From Gardner to Crowley with Sanders in the middle and people you might haven t heard about but whose influence in Witchcraft was very important Doreen Valiente explains and tells us how it all happened Just loved it

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DOWNLOAD The Rebirth of Witchcraft 100 F Shadows and establish witchcraft's international reputation In this intriguing exposé Doreen provides an insider’s account of the birth and evolution of the contemporary Wicca movement She recalls her spat with Gardner that eventually split his coven the controversy su. This is one of those books that I bought a long while ago and never got around to reading In it Doreen Valiente writes about the people involved in the beginnings of the modern Craft movement Most of what she writes about is from her own experience This is an excellent book The chapters are laid out in progressive manner from the forerunners of the Craft to Gerald Gardner and her work with him Robert Cochrane and Alex Sanders It goes on to explore the then new development of Feminist Witchcraft and the future of the Craft in general Valiente gives a rounded portait of the people she writes about giving time to their successes failures and foibles Sometimes the people she writes did not fare well at all such as Robert Cochrane While she writes honestly about her associations and disassociation with him there is also a note of compassion in the writing toward the end This is a fascinating look at the roots of the modern Craft written by someone who was in the thick of it Besides the biographical look at the people involved Valiente also occasionally throws in hints on other sources of information such as other books she feels would expand on the information she can only touch upon I am glad I finally got around to reading it

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DOWNLOAD The Rebirth of Witchcraft 100 Rrounding Alex Sanders King of the Witches and many other witches whom she has known including “Dafo” Robert Cochrane Leslie Roberts and Sybil Leek She also describes the clairvoyant communications she received purporting to come from John Brakespeare an 18th century witc. I enjoyed this than I expected It was highly enlightening to read about the struggles women who wished to be initiated into covens had to go through That men first and foremost Gerald Gardner of course set all sorts of strange and restrictive rules for women and monopolized as well as abused spirituality the way that men have since monotheist times even declaring that the Goddess only received power through the God hence was of lesser importance and worth This is as absurd to me as some modern groups that claim it is the other way around While Dianic Wicca is hence something I still look upon with skepticism I do understand where these ideas came from I understand the frustration anger and need for change Something I hadn t before because I was unaware of the problems women faced in Neo Paganism in the early beginnings I m also glad Valiente addressed Gardner s ludicrous claim that the so called Old Religion had been practiced unchanged and without interruption since neolithic times She doesn t get it all right historically speaking either but does a far better and thorough job than good ole sexist uncle G


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  • Paperback
  • 240
  • The Rebirth of Witchcraft
  • Doreen Valiente
  • English
  • 23 October 2019
  • 9780919345393