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God of wolves, significant to Romans in that the mythological founders of the Roman Nation (Romulus and Remus) were suckled by a she-wolf in infancy....
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Imbolc - Midwinter
ABOUT IMBOLC | RITUAL | FOODS ABOUT IMBOLC Imbolg/Imbolc is pronounced EM-Bowl-ig or ic, it also known as Midwinter, Candlemass, Oimelc, Lupercus, Lupecal, Disting, Brigatia (Brigid's Day), Lady Day and Groundhog Day. Imbolg translates, according to McCoy, to...
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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...
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Pompeii 1 August 23, A.D. 79
ST. VALENTINE'S DAY (What's LOVE got to do with it?)
LUPERCALIA {the feast of Lupercus, the mighty wolf hunter}.
The Origin of Valentine's Day
century B.C., the Romans engaged in an annual rite to the god Lupercus.
Be Nobody's Valentine
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Lupercalia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Roman mythology, Lupercus is a god sometimes identified with the Roman god Faunus, who is the Roman equivalent of the Greek god Pan.
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Mar 3, 1997 The Luperci sacrificed two goats and a dog on the festival of the This took place in the Lupercal, a cave were, according to tradition, th...
LacusCurtius • Roman Religion — The Lupercalia (Smith's
Nov 30, 2009 LUPERCA′LIA, one of the most ancient Roman festivals, which was celebrated every year in honour of Lupercus, the god of fertility.
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