The Moon - Moon = month Monday = Day of the Moon Also Luna...

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The Moon, Maryam Sachs Names: anaitis, annis, anu, aprohdite, artemis, bridgit, cybele, Demeter, Diana, hathor, hecate, ishtar, khonsou, luna, min, osiris, phoebe, selene, shing-moo, sin, thoth, etc Galileo Galilei (1564-1642). Observations of the Moon . Pen and brown ink on paper. Biblioteca Nazionale, Florence, Italy. Andy Warhol (1928-1987). Moonwalk , 1987. One from a portfolio of two screenprints, printed of Lenox Museum Board, 38x38in. © Copyright the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts/ARS. July 16, 1969 – moon landing Earliest reference to the Moon – 2600 B.C. Sumerian ideogram
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Unformatted text preview: Moon = month Monday = Day of the Moon. Also Luna Dies = Lundi, lunes, etc. Modern religious wanted to steal emphasis from the moon/sun/etc deities. Genesis: “And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven… to give light upon the earth: and it was so.” (1:14-16) However – Easter (lunar cycle) Virgin Mary – Grecian moon. Selene (luminous) Artemis (virgin) Hecate (mysterious) Rapecchiano. Madonna and Two Saints (St. Francis of Assisi and St. Catherine of Alexandria) , 1627. Oil on panel. Spello, Italy. Weather, people, animals, agriculture...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course REL 090 taught by Professor Girardot during the Fall '07 term at Lehigh University .

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