collapse
2021 Donation Drive

It's time for our annual Server Donation Drive! We need to raise at least $710 to keep The Cauldron's server online for another year. Please help! Either hit that Paypal button to the right and make a one-time donation in any amount or set up a monthly Bronze, Silver or Gold Donor subscription. You can find more info in this message!

Donations as of 23 September 2021: $672 donated. Only $38 more needed! Thank you, donors!


Note: This total is updated manually, usually once a day


* Recent Posts

Re: I may have flagged down a god by Atlas-1
[Today at 02:39:58 am]


Re: Describe Your Paganism in Metaphor by MadZealot
[Yesterday at 09:44:19 pm]


Re: Recently Blogged by Kylara
[Yesterday at 12:06:06 pm]


Re: Describe Your Paganism in Metaphor by Riothamus12
[Yesterday at 11:14:24 am]


Re: I may have flagged down a god by Darkhawk
[Yesterday at 01:09:28 am]

About The Cauldron

No New Posts Rules and Regulations rss

The Rules

14 Posts
14 Topics

Last post by RandallS
in Religious Tolerance Guid...
on May 20, 2017, 05:43:54 pm

No New Posts Cauldron Announcements rss

This board is for administration issues and announcements pertaining The Cauldron's forum and web site only.

1693 Posts
151 Topics

Last post by RandallS
in Cauldron Annual Donation...
on September 17, 2021, 08:47:55 am

No New Posts Introductions rss

If you are new to our forum, please introduce yourself. We want to get to know you.

15653 Posts
2464 Topics

Last post by Atlas-1
in Re: Uhh Hi; Atlas-1
on September 21, 2021, 07:33:36 am

No New Posts Board Questions, Suggestions, and Feedback rss

Have questions about how to use the forum software or features on our web site? We will try to answer them here. This is also the place to to make suggestions about or give feedback on this board. This is not the place to discuss rules violations or other mod calls, however.

2580 Posts
221 Topics

Last post by Sefiru
in Re: Proposal; NSFW areas...
on July 06, 2021, 06:27:17 pm

No New Posts Discord Chat Support rss

Information and Questions on our chats and on TC's Discord server. Chat Schedules and Chat's Open announcements also.

340 Posts
55 Topics

Last post by SunflowerP
in Re: TC Discord Server Ru...
on August 15, 2021, 03:41:15 pm

No New Posts Test Forum rss

This is the place for test posts. If you are new to this forum software, you can make test posts here to try posting features, test your sig, etc.

468 Posts
96 Topics

Last post by JuliaG
in Re: Newbie testing
on February 04, 2021, 09:06:05 am

* Old Message Board rss

Entering this forum will take you to our old SMF Message Board. It's now read-only, but there are over 275,000 messages full of information. Feel free to bring discussions you find interesting there back here.

11257 Redirects

Religion and Philosophy

No New Posts Paganism For Beginners rss

Are you new to Pagan religions in general or do you have basic questions about one of the many different Pagan religions? If so, this is the place for you -- beginner level discussions are held here. You may also want to see the Pagan Primer on our web site.

**This is a BEGINNER-FRIENDLY board**

15359 Posts
1175 Topics

Last post by Micheál
in Re: Wiccan Principles an...
on September 15, 2021, 02:07:31 pm

No New Posts Books and Other Resources rss

Are you looking for good books, web sites, or other sources or Pagan religions (or magic) -- or wondering if a book or web site you have found is a good source? This is the place to find out.

**This is a BEGINNER-FRIENDLY board**

3874 Posts
440 Topics

Last post by Micheál
in Re: Witch's Wheel of Yea...
on September 15, 2021, 12:34:27 pm

No New Posts Pagan Religions rss

This is the place for general (non-newbie) discussions of the many different Pagan Religions.

7803 Posts
297 Topics

Last post by TheGreenWizard
in Re: Thoughts on mystery ...
on September 20, 2021, 09:58:09 pm

No New Posts Pagan Spirituality rss

Explore spiritual approaches to reality that are outside the structures normally thought of as religion.

6183 Posts
274 Topics

Last post by MadZealot
in Re: Describe Your Pagani...
on Yesterday at 09:44:19 pm

No New Posts Gods, Goddesses, and Mythology rss

Discussion of Gods and Goddesses (and their mythologies) from all cultures.

14742 Posts
1000 Topics

Last post by Atlas-1
in Re: I may have flagged d...
on Today at 02:39:58 am

No New Posts Worship and Ritual rss

Discuss the methods of worship and the rituals of the various Pagan religions.

4751 Posts
355 Topics

Last post by Stranger Things
in Re: How Do You Consecrat...
on June 13, 2021, 05:31:20 am

No New Posts Holidays and Festivals rss

Discussions relating to the sacred days (holidays and festivals) of Pagan religions.

4879 Posts
225 Topics

Last post by SunflowerP
in Re: Looking ahead to Up ...
on September 20, 2021, 12:13:48 am

No New Posts History and Religion rss

History influences religion and religion influences history. This area is for discussions regarding history. Warning: revisionist history does not do well on The Cauldron.

2622 Posts
568 Topics

Last post by Shewhoseeks
in Re: Roman "Sorcerer's ki...
on August 15, 2019, 02:06:16 am

No New Posts Faith in Everyday Life rss

How does faith interact with everyday life? How do you deal with the sometimes conflicting requirements of your religion or spirituality and those of the everyday world?

6786 Posts
335 Topics

Last post by anubisa
in Re: Appropriate age for ...
on July 26, 2021, 06:38:20 pm

No New Posts Philosophy and Metaphysics rss

Philosophy involves the systematic examination through reason of basic concepts such as truth, existence, reality, causality, ethics, and freedom. Most religions have philosophical underpinnings and some knowledge of philosophy is useful for understanding religion.

3337 Posts
139 Topics

Last post by Kylara
in Re: Would eternal life i...
on September 15, 2021, 12:14:43 pm

No New Posts Non-Pagan Religions and Interfaith Discussions rss

No religion exists in a vacuum. This area is for discussions of Non-Pagan religions and of interfaith issues and activities.

4443 Posts
170 Topics

Last post by Jenett
in Re: Wait WHAT?!? Catholi...
on September 07, 2021, 09:31:44 pm

No New Posts Miscellaneous Religious Discussions rss

If a discussion involves religion and does not seem really seem to fit anywhere else, put it here.

7325 Posts
377 Topics

Last post by SunflowerP
in Re: Seeing spiders/thing...
on September 16, 2021, 05:49:56 pm

Magic and the Occult

No New Posts Magic and the Occult for Beginners rss

Are you new to magic, divination and/or the occult in general or do you have basic questions about the occult or a specific magic or divination system? If so, this is the place for you -- beginner level discussions are held here. If you are looking for spells, you will find a basic selection of spells in our Spell Grimoire and a number of articles on magic on our web site.

**This is a BEGINNER-FRIENDLY board**

7059 Posts
475 Topics

Last post by Noctua
in Re: Magic and Health
on May 31, 2021, 10:09:05 am

No New Posts Witchcraft, Hoodoo, and Folk Magic rss

Discuss the practical forms of magic (often referred as "Low Magic") such as witchcraft, hoodoo, chaos magic, and folk magic.

4461 Posts
314 Topics

Last post by Darkhawk
in Re: Combining Paths
on September 12, 2021, 05:49:09 pm

No New Posts The Western Magical Tradition rss

Ceremonial magic, Thelema, Enochian magic, Golden Dawn magic and other forms of what is often called "High Magic" in the Western Magical Tradition. This is also the place to discuss lodges, covens, and other magical organizations.

593 Posts
44 Topics

Last post by Micheál
in Re: Question about Aleis...
on August 28, 2021, 05:29:22 am

No New Posts The Divinatory Arts rss

A place to discuss the Divinatory Arts: Astrology, Tarot, Numerology, Scrying, Runes, Geomancy, and more...

4331 Posts
477 Topics

Last post by arete
in Re: Ornithomancy and Aus...
on September 18, 2021, 02:25:50 pm

No New Posts Theory and Practice of Magic rss

Discussion of topics of magical theory and practice at a level beyond the basic. For more complex or advanced subjects rather than introductory material. This is not a beginner forum.

1347 Posts
98 Topics

Last post by Jenett
in Re: Ethical love magic
on August 12, 2021, 06:57:50 pm

No New Posts Paranormal Phenomena rss

A place to discuss paranormal phenomena: ghosts, energy fields, sleep paralysis, ESP and other psychic abilities, hauntings, cryptozoology, legendary monsters, etc. (and the investigation of the same).

1814 Posts
178 Topics

Last post by Aisling
in Re: I Have Some Question...
on June 18, 2021, 11:51:44 pm

Special Interest Groups & Special Discussions

No New Posts Special Topic Discussions rss

This board is for special topic discussions. Threads are required to stay on topic and can only be started by selected members. See the "About this Folder" sticky message for more information.

18 Posts
4 Topics

Last post by EclecticWheel
in Re: Resource thread: Wha...
on April 15, 2018, 12:44:28 am

No New Posts General SIGS rss

The following are general interest SIGs, that is, those SIGS not devoted to a particular religion or philosophy. They are all open to posting by all TC members unless otherwise noted in their descriptions.

0 Posts
0 Topics

Last post by Chatelaine
in Re: Psoriasis / skin con...
on May 11, 2021, 05:39:01 pm

No New Posts Religious SIGS rss

The following are religious SIGs, that is, SIGS devoted to a particular religion or philosophy. They are all open to posting by all TC members unless otherwise noted in their descriptions.

0 Posts
0 Topics

Last post by SunflowerP
in Re: Cill Shift Schedule
on September 16, 2021, 10:31:57 pm

No New Posts Book/Media Discussion Forums rss

These forums are for staff posted specific book and media threads. The first post in each thread will include info about the book/DVD. Members are welcome to review and discuss each book or DVD in its thread. This is intended to be a resource for helping our members choose books. Books will appear first in this main book forum, then be moved to their proper category sub-forum.

0 Posts
0 Topics

Last post by SunflowerP
in Re: "WHYS?: A collection...
on February 23, 2021, 06:09:00 pm

No New Posts Into the Twilight Zone rss

This forum is for discussions in areas that traditionally do not do well on a more skeptical/factual based message board like The Cauldron. They have their own area so those who do not wish to even see them can ignore them.

642 Posts
30 Topics

Last post by SunflowerP
in Info on posting in 'Into...
on February 03, 2020, 02:07:31 pm

Life, the Universe, and Everything Else

No New Posts News and Politics rss

News and politics affects us all and have a long tradition of civil discussion here at The Cauldron. Our discussions take place in the following child boards.

0 Posts
0 Topics

Last post by Castus
in Evangelical Lutherans co...
on September 12, 2021, 01:23:54 pm

No New Posts Social Discussion Forums rss

This forum and its child forums are for social discussions. This main social board is for miscellaneous social discussions. If the discussion doesn't belong in one of the social child forums, post it here. Otherwise, use the appropriate child forum.

2040 Posts
79 Topics

Last post by Kylara
in Re: Recently Blogged
on Yesterday at 12:06:06 pm

Special Forums

No New Posts Prayer and Energy Requests rss

Need prayers or energy? Please post your prayer and/or energy requests here. This is not a discussion and debate area, please see the special rules for this forum.

7606 Posts
709 Topics

Last post by anubisa
in Re: Prayers to help us f...
on June 17, 2021, 12:57:05 am

No New Posts Pagan Events and Conferences rss

Please post information about Pagan Events, Conferences, Conventions, Meetups, etc. here. This is not a discussion and debate area, please see the special rules for this forum.

201 Posts
53 Topics

Last post by Morag
in Re: Spring Mysteries Fes...
on April 10, 2021, 05:54:25 pm

No New Posts Articles rss

ONLY Used to post Articles for the Article System.

3 Posts
1 Topics

Last post by Altair
in Re: Spamalot!
on June 08, 2021, 08:43:34 am

  • No New Posts
  • Redirect Board

The Cauldron: A Pagan Forum - Info Center

Recent Posts Recent Posts

Forum Stats Forum Stats

232397 Posts in 16962 Topics by 3310 Members. Latest Member: Atlas-1
Latest Post: "Re: I may have flagged d..." ( Today at 02:39:58 am )
View the most recent posts on the forum.
[More Stats]

Users Online Users Online

41 Guests, 1 User

Users active in past 15 minutes:
Aisling

Most Online Today: 71. Most Online Ever: 254 (July 08, 2021, 09:27:26 am)

Users OnlineUsers Logged In Today

Total: 17

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 41
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 1
  • Dot Users Online:

* Please Donate!

The Cauldron's server is expensive and requires monthly payments. Please become a Bronze, Silver or Gold Donor if you can. Donations are needed every month. Without member support, we can't afford the server.

* Shop & Support TC

The links below are affiliate links. When you click on one of these links you will go to the listed shopping site with The Cauldron's affiliate code. Any purchases you make during your visit will earn TC a tiny percentage of your purchase price at no extra cost to you.

* In Memoriam

Chavi (2006)
Elspeth (2010)
Marilyn (2013)

* Cauldron Staff

Host:
Sunflower

Message Board Staff
Board Coordinator:
Darkhawk

Assistant Board Coordinator:
Aster Breo

Senior Staff:
Aisling, Allaya, Jenett, Sefiru

Staff:
Chatelaine, EclecticWheel, HarpingHawke, Kylara, PerditaPickle, rocquelaire

Discord Chat Staff
Chat Coordinator:
Morag

Cauldron Council:
Bob, Catja, Emma-Eldritch, Fausta, Jubes, Kelly, LyricFox, Phouka, Sperran, Star, Steve, Tana

Site Administrator:
Randall

SimplePortal 2.3.6 © 2008-2014, SimplePortal