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Winter Solstice – The Light Returns

“The Christians stole the winter solstice from the pagans, and capitalism stole it from the Christians.” – George Monbiot Cycles. Thousands of years ago we humans lived in sync with the seasons. We were astute observers of the heavens. In … Continue reading

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Wheel of the Year – Winter Solstice – Yule

The Wheel of the Year Winter Solstice – Yule December 21, 2014 In Pagan times the Sabbats (from the Greek “sabatu” meaning to rest) were festivals honoring the growth cycle of crops – planting, tending, harvesting and allowing the land … Continue reading

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