Myrrha


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Myrrha

mother of Adonis; daughter of Adonis’s father. [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 741]
See: Incest
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Objective: The MYRRHA project aims to develop and to construct a world-class and first-of-a-kind nuclear research infrastructure.
Boswellia carteri Birdwood and Commiphora myrrha Engler oleo-gum-resins (incense and myrrh respectively) are ancient remedies known since the Ancient Egyptian time.
The Great Lie by Myrrha Stanford-Smith 'Did it used to be painted white, do you think?
Ovid's Metamorphoses is a series of transformations, with myths like Echo and Narcissus , The Fountain of Salmacis , Byblis and Caunus and Myrrha .
MYRRHA Stanford-Smith is proof of the old adage you are only as old as you feel.
The BBC reported today that 82-year-old teacher and theatre director Myrrha Stanford-Smith has landed a three-book deal from publisher Honno after writing her first novel, The Great Lie.
He loves the mother, but her daughter Myrrha nurses a secret, forbidden passion for her blind father.
Because of her use of simplified geometric forms to evoke poetic feelings and sensuality, the Brazilian artist Mira Schendel (1919-88; born Myrrha Dagmar Dub in Switzerland) has often been linked to the Neo-concrete art developed in Brazil as an offspring of and reaction to international Constructivism, placing her on an equal footing with such pioneers as Lygia Clark, Helio Oiticica, and Lygia Pape.
More than half of its 59 pages are given over to "The Second Hour of the Night," most of which is devoted to narrating a brilliantly re-imagined version of the Myrrha and Cinyras story in The Metamorphoses.
The Great Lie by Myrrha Stanford-Smith ' 'I think you are pretty sure,' Val says, smiling.
Myrrha Stanford-Smith, an Anglesey-based director and performer who founded the Ucheldre Repertory company, will read and perform original work by local writers at the Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead on March 30 between 2pm and 3.
Freddie and Esther are making a six-footlo| The Great Lie by Myrrha Stanford-Smith cityscape collage out of imagination and litter (quite a leap away from their usual medium of watercolour).