One of the most significant reasons contemporary Pagans I have interviewed are concerned about prehistoric human remains relates to the spiritual significance of 'the ancestors'.
From my own engagements with contemporary Paganism I have conceptualised three categories of ancestors:
Ancestors of blood - our direct genetic ancestors
Ancestors of tradition - those people who have shared our beliefs and influenced our ideas
Ancestors of place - those people…Continue
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