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Diverse, Unique, & Easy Winter Solstice Activities Kids Love

Blog post at Carrots Are Orange : Tomorrow we're having our second annual Winter Solstice get together (aka: a play date) with good friends.  My friend and I wanted to find [..]

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Wheel of the Year: The Eight Pagan Holidays

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from ~ * Pagan Ouderschap / Pagan Parenting * ~

Afbeelding…/ wiel van het jaar …

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Koledo is a being that can be seen in two ways – as a winter spirit and as a god. Festivals dedicated to Koledo took place in the winter, and the most important one was Koljada that coincided with the date of the winter solstice. Customs related to this holiday survived into Christianity, and some authors consider that Christianity took this holiday over and transformed it into Christmas. In Bulgaria Christmas is still called Koleda, and the greeting used on this day is “merry Koleda”.

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South Korea สนใจทัวร์เกาหลีคลิ๊กได้เลย http://www.joytour.com/%E0%B8%97%E0%B8%B1%E0%B8%A7%E0%B8%A3%E0%B9%8C%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%81%E0%B8%B2%E0%B8%AB%E0%B8%A5%E0%B8%B5

from Fodor's

Newgrange, Ireland

The passage tomb at Newgrange, County Meath awash with light during the Winter Solstice on December 21st. This ancient light show has been taking place at the same time and date for over 5,000 years!

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how to make yule mead: HOW TO MAKE "YULE-MEAD" Recipe for for 5.5 gallons ( A rich spicy and flavorful mead for winter sipping ) 18 lbs honey ( I like to use a dark fall wildflower for this recipe ) 4 large Oranges use zest and juice. 1 lb. Raisins, Dates or Figs…or a mix of all 3 5- Vanilla beans cut and scrapped. 9 oz. Chopped candied ginger. 0.5 oz. Crushed juniper berries 1 Tbsp. Cinnamon. 1 tsp. Nutmeg 1 tsp. Cardamon 1 tsp.

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Moon Mix: Lunar Eclipse x Winter Solstice Tonight

"Wednesday, November 28, 2012 there will be a Lunar Eclipse - mark the date" #astronomy #photography

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