Paganism is a collection of spiritual paths that have their roots in the ancient religions of the world. Thousands of Pagans today share a love of Nature and a reverence of the Divine, but how they express their beliefs differs according to the path they follow. This ground-breaking guide to Paganism explains-- the main issues involved in setting out on the Pagan path- the beliefs and practices of Wicca, Hedgewitch traditions, Druidry, Shamanism, Asatru, Mystery Groups, Ecletic Paganism and some foreign traditions - the Pagan approach to magic- the significance of sacred sites- how to be a practical Pagan -celebrations and organisations- the growing role of Paganism in today's world - Eco-Paganism and Cyber Paganism
Pete Jennings is the recently retired President of the Pagan Federation, the umbrella organisation for all Pagan paths in Britain. He is well respected as an authority in this field, and gives lectures throughout the UK. He also produces and presents programmes for the BBC and independent radio.