Posted on May 7, 2011 at 4:20pm
I've been thinking since our May Pole celebration of the contrasts between gods of the North and gods of the Middle East. I had to explain to a guest the difference between a "harrow" and an "altar." There is a different presumption in the background.
In the Northern Way, our ancestors offered an animal on a harrow to the community to make sure everyone was getting enough to eat to be healthy. The idea was that we all need to eat and share the food with the kindred community to be healthy… Continue