January 11, 2011 by
Photo by NY Daily News via Getty Images
(UPI) — Arizona shooting spree suspect Jared Loughner had an occult shrine in his back yard, photos show.
The New York Daily News showed the photos on its Web site Monday. Inside a camouflage tent behind the Tucson home where Loughner lives with his parents is an altar with a skull on top of a pot of shriveled oranges. A row of ceremonial candles and a bag of potting soil sit nearby.
Experts told the Daily News the elements suggest ceremonies of a number of occult groups.
via Strange shrine found at Loughner’s home – UPI.com.
October 30, 2010 by
Sharon K. Gilbert
As children beg for treats at your doors, remember the true meaning of this ‘holiday’. — PID
(BBC NEWS) — Inside a witches’ coven, where the coming of the god of darkness is marked on the day also known as Halloween. In a riverside meadow in the Dorset town of Weymouth, a witch is using a broom to sweep a sacred circle in the grass.
The rest of the coven stand, some in hooded gowns, in a circle around an iron cauldron where a fire is burning….
more via BBC News – Pagans celebrate Halloween as the country’s newest religion.