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What day are you born on?
The day of the month on which the you were born - regardless of which month or year it is - is a key numerological indicator, providing an excellent "thumbnail sketch" of standout traits. It strongly influences your Life Path and is helpful in...
Symbology >> Numerology
King James Bible: Leviticus, Chapter 23
Chapter 23 23:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 23:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, Concerning the feasts of the LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, even these are my feasts. 23:3 Six days shall work be done:...
Old Testament >> Leviticus
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
Samhain, The Celtic New Year
Samhain (pronounced Sowain, Sah-uin, or Sahm-hayn) is also called the Celtic New Year, The Third harvest, All Hollows Eve, the Day of the Dead, and of course Halloween. There are many more names for Samhain, but rather then having a different meaning, they...
Holidays >> Samhain
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 And it came to pass on the day that Moses had fully set up the tabernacle, and had anointed it, and sanctified it, and all the instruments thereof, both the altar and all the vessels thereof, and had anointed them, and sanctified them; 7:2 That...
Old Testament >> Numbers
Litha, The Summer Solstice
Litha is also known as the summer solstice, Midsummer, All Couples Day, and Saint John's Day. Litha is one of the fire festivals and occurs on the longest day of the year. This is the time of year when the sun reaches its highest apex, at the Tropic of Cancer....
Holidays >> Mid Summer
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and Aaron in the land of Egypt, saying, 12:2 This month shall be unto you the beginning of months: it shall be the first month of the year to you. 12:3 Speak ye unto all the congregation of Israel, saying, In the...
Old Testament >> Exodus

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Columbus Day Argument Leads to Navajo Protesters Getting Kicked Out of Utah Senate
Jim Dabakis (D-Salt Lake City) sponsored the bill. He argued that SB 170 was "meant as no disrespect to any holiday or any person," including Columbus. "[But] our history did not start with Pioneer Days and the celebration we have then," Dabakis added, ...
Protesters disrupt Senate over Columbus Day bill
SALT LAKE CITY — A group of demonstrators disrupted the Senate, upset over the defeat of a bill that would have renamed Columbus Day as “Indigenous People's Day.” Witnesses said the group of activists began shouting in the Senate gallery and were ...
Keep Columbus Day
My view: Do not change the name of Columbus Day
Columbus Day is one of America's oldest patriotic holidays, first celebrated in 1792 to honor the 300th anniversary of the explorer's first voyage to the New World.
Committee advances bill to rename Columbus Day in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY — Native Americans crowded into a committee room at the Capitol on Wednesday to show support for a bill that would change the name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day in Utah. SB170 sponsor Sen. Jim Dabakis, D-Salt Lake ...

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