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Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
I am Pagan
I am Pagan. I am a part of the whole of Nature. The Rocks, the Animals, the Plants, the Elements, and Stars are my relatives. Other humans are my sisters and brothers, whatever their races, colors, genders, sexual orientations, ages, nationalities, religions,...
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Brigid - The Goddess of Imbolc and Celtic Europe
Celtic Myth | Ireland | Britain | Christianity | A Myth The Pagan goddess Brigid is perhaps one of the oldest goddesses of Celtic Europe still recognized and worshipped. In fact, until the mid-twentieth century in Scotland, she was still welcomed in at Imbolc...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Sacred Wheel: The Sabbats
The Wheel of the Year honors the never ending cycle of life, death, and rebirth. It expresses the belief which Pagan religions hold that time is circular, not linear. The Sabbats are derived from the rich traditions of seasonal festivals as celebrated by...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
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Pagan Festivals
There are eight major pagan festivals celebrated by Wiccans and other pagans. Yes, just like other religions, they have a set of religious festivals that they observe and celebrate.
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Candlemas is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Candlemas books and related discussion.

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CHRISTMAS TO CANDLEMAS IN A CATHOLIC HOME. BY HELEN .. variations on special feast days, are said from Christmas eve until Candlemas.
Grace and peace to you on this feast of Candlemas! Candlemas is
The official name of Candlemas is "The Presentation of.
CANDLEMASS (before a Missa Canata)
CANDLEMAS (before a Missa Cantata). References are to the 1962 editions of Fortescue and the Missale Romanum.
Candlemas Hymn
Candlemas Hymn. Raven Kaldera. Copyright © 2008 Raven Kaldera.

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Community news: Cllrs look at measures for 'dangerous' school road
It had been suggested that parking could be banned for one hour in the middle of the day in Candlemas Mead, Curzon Avenue, Rolfe Close, Cambridge Road, Malkin Drive and part of Burkes Road.
How Progressive Democrats Remain Catholic
I know when it's All Souls' Day, Candlemas, Ash Wednesday and Holy Week. I guess you could say that this thing called Catholicism permeated my skin. It is the good parts of the church that I can still feel, despite my best efforts to ignore it.
Concert Duo Seraphim Het Duo Seraphim (mezzosopraan en luit) speelt
Met Trigon maakte zij de Cd 'Music for Candlemas' (Gregoriaans en polyfonie uit de 13e eeuw, Passacaille nr. 932); met Trigon-project zette zij zestiende-eeuws Gregoriaans op de Cd 'Jean de Castro' (Passacaille 931).

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Presentation of Jesus at the Temple - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Traditionally, Candlemas had been the last feast day in the Christian year that was dated by reference to Christmas.
Also called: Purification of the Blessed Virgin, Feast of the Presentation of Christ in the Temple.
Celebrating Candlemas - School of the Seasons
Seasonal Celebrations of the Wheel of the Year.
Candlemas is a Christian holiday celebrated annually on February 2.
Imbolc, also known as Candlemas, is the beginning of spring, with the Goddess transforming from Crone to Maiden.

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