The Rules

These are the facts:

  • that each member of Real Pagans, forms part of the expansion and success of this site.

  • that each member forms part of the Real Pagan Experience of everyone else.

  • that Real Pagan is an opportunity to form bonds with people by being respectful, helpful, engaging and authentic.

  • that there are guidelines/rules that need to be adhered to, in order to make this not only a positive experience for yourself, but also help other members enjoy Real Pagan as well.

With those facts known, it is now time to get into the specifics, of what is, and what is not allowed in terms of being a responsible member of Real Pagan.

The Responsible Member Guidelines:

  • Be respectful of the community and its members. You are responsible for your own behavior and thus, should police your own behavior and know when to back away from situations that may cause issues with breaking the following rules :No nudity or pornographic content, No Profanity, No insults or content that is patently offensive and promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind- against any group or individual.You must be 18 years of age to be a member of this site.

  • Be tolerant of religions and opinions that differ from your own. You do not have to agree with them or support them, but you must be tolerant of those who express them. Others have as much right to hold and express their views as you do to hold and express yours.

  • Be Accountable for Your Actions. You need to be honorable by taking responsibility for your actions online. By being accountable, people will respect you, whether they agree with you or not. Due of the anonymity the Internet allows, do not behave as if there is no accountability while on Real Pagan.

  • Expect to be asked for sources to support any unusual factual claims you may make. If you chose to back those claims with poor sources, do not be surprised, if and when, they are not considered convincing, let alone fact/truth.

  • Bring Value to the Site. If you start a forum: make the effort to not duplicate other posts/topic and stay on top of what you have brought to the site. Also, remember, that if you dislike another site, that’s fine, but do not use Real Pagan as an opportunity to smear another website. Lastly, people disagree: forums are open to all members, which means you will receive comments/arguments both for, and against your topic, do not take this as a personal attack.

  • Remember the “Fair use” clause, to not post more than only a couple of sentences or a very short paragraph from a newspaper, magazine, or web article of copyrighted material without obtaining specific permission from the current copyright owner to post the material. Do not forget, that material taken from web pages, newspapers, magazines, etc. is copyrighted – not giving credit is plagiarism and not getting permission, is a copyright law violation.

  • Remember this is not your place of business. Please confine any advertizing of your business, product, or service, to the market place forum. Please refrain from spamming.

  • Remember:This is a site for adults, NOT an ‘adult  dating site. Please keep that in mind during your interactions, be respectful of one another.

The Consequences of being Non-Responsible Member :

  • Public Warning issued by a Staff Member

  • Editing or deletion of a reported offending post

  • Being put on “post moderation” (a staff member has to approve each of your posts before they appear on the board)

  • Being gagged (unable to post) for a period of time

  • Being banned from community areas for a period of time

  • Loss of privileges to use certain community areas or features

  •  If discovered to be underage, you will be immediately removed.

  •  Permanent ban

In certain specific situations, the Site Administrators or the Service Provider may find it necessary to invoke additional consequences which may include legal action.

Should you find yourself banned, and feel it unjust, please email the site owner, outline the occurrence (date,time, individuals involved, and any other facts that would bring clarification to the situation). The site owner will share this with the admin. board and the situation will be reviewed. The final decision of the board members will hold, and you will be notified of the outcome/decision.

 

WELCOME TO REAL PAGAN WHERE ALL PATHS MERGE!!!

Welcome back to REAL PAGAN for those who are old friends, and familiar to the site...

To those just joining us,  Blessings and a warm welcome....

We are your online community for Pagans, Heathens, Witches and Magicians of every flavor and tradition. We seek to differ from the rest of the online pagan community by placing a special emphasis on quality. Real people. Real spirituality. You won’t find vampires, role-players, missionaries or similar questionable, pagan-irrelevant personalities here — just real folks that love and treasure their path. Understanding this, we remain open to traddie, eclectic, new and old alike. If you are a genuine person, welcome aboard.

 

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New to the forum, not to the practice.

Started by Miss Emma in General Discussions. Last reply by Flammeous {De Empress} on Monday. 1 Reply

Greetings all.As the title says, I'm new to this forum. But, I have been on my journey for quite a few years now. I haven't been steady and regular with my studies and practices like I should. But I do kind of know a bit about what I have learned.What I look most forward to happening here is further learning and teaching at the same time.What I am most familiar with is the techniques of my Hoodoo practice. But, I'm still learning associations and my chosen divination styles.Love and…Continue

Scammers

Started by Cee in General Discussions. Last reply by Cee Sep 19. 4 Replies

Hello guys. How do you go about letting the board know that there is a scammed on the site?

Newbie

Started by Daniel in General Discussions. Last reply by Ms. Witch(Sara) Sep 23. 4 Replies

Hi!I'm kind of just begun my spiritual journey and I'm very interested in Paganism and Wiccan,I've read a bit about the Wiccan tradition as well as the Wiccan rules.I'm however only interested in learning white magic and don't want to harm anyone or anything, the main reason I'm interested in this and want to learn is to become a better person.I'm very greatful for all advice you can give! :)Blessed be!Continue

Robern Cochrane and his works

Started by MarcusAgrippa1 in General Discussions. Last reply by MJ Sep 11. 2 Replies

Robert Cochrane Time for a second look by 'initiatory' traditions. It has been 50 years since Robert Cochrane's mysterious death in 1966. And while the animosity and divisions that some of his actions spawn still are with some today, perhaps those of us in the 'initiatory' traditions owe his work and those of his offshoots a second look. While it is very hard to evaluate what is true of Cochrane's claims of a family tradition and background, it is as Ronald Hutton said in his “The Triumph of…Continue

Blog Posts

A new begining

Posted by Miss Emma on September 19, 2016 at 22:04 0 Comments

I think it is really amazing how life changes and we evolve and grow as a result of what life throws at us.

I have had a lot of change happening in my life over the past year.

I grew closer to my Dad last year during Football season. My Dad passed away in December. I've grown closer to my Mom since my Dad passed away. I now have and ride a new motorcycle as my primary transportation. I've taken up Archery with my Mom around Mothers Day. Began medical treatments…

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Spammers

Posted by Diane Fisher-Grist on September 14, 2016 at 19:10 1 Comment

Does anyone else only get spam messages on here. Maybe this is not the place for me.

ROCK your Grimoire! (Video Share)

Posted by Flammeous {De Empress} on August 20, 2016 at 7:00 0 Comments

Hmmmm...I don't know what happen to the option of uploading a video; for I thought these were two great videos for BOS/Grimoire ideas.

Enjoy!

- Flammeous

It's All Pagan To Me

Posted by Flammeous {De Empress} on August 10, 2016 at 11:00 0 Comments

My practice is Hoodoo. I’m a budding root-worker. A Conjurer.

First let me square some things away.

The one thing to remember with Hoodoo is; it’s not a religion. Wica/Neo-Wicca is a religion. Voodoo is a religion. Santeria is a religion. Hoodoo is not. It’s all about the magick. It’s a fusion of ‘what works’, and it’s influence came from every religion, from every culture that came here to the States, and from those who were already here. To examine the threads that holds the…

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