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Lunisolar Calendars

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Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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The Secret Jewish History of Leap Year
The Hebrew calendar is a bit more complex, being a “lunisolarcalendar that simultaneously is dependent upon cycles of the moon to measure months and cycles of the sun to measure the lengths of the day and the year.
How is Easter determined?
Unlike many holidays, the date for Easter varies because it is determined on the basis of lunisolar cycles. That is, Easter is established by the traditional twelve-month solar calendar and the phase of the Moon.
What Is Time and How Do We Count It?
Today, the Gregorian calendar is the officially accepted organization of annual time for civil use in every nation in the world.
Clock keeps ticking on calendar reform, as another leap year passes by
Other potential options include a range of systems that modify the length of weeks (the Cotsworth 13-month plan once used by the Eastman Kodak Company), or a lunisolar version (like the modified Hebrew calendar) with a leap month. Whether or not the ...
Pan celebrates 5th birthday after 20 years
In the traditional Chinese lunisolar calendar, there are 13 months, or 383 to 385 days in a leap year, with a leap month.

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