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Beltane was a day representing many things to the Celtic people. It was the second of the four fire festivals. To most it celebrated the sun God, Baal(British)/ Bel(Irish)/ Beli(Welsh)/ Belanos(Pan-Celtic), although the sun appears to have been originally...
Holidays >> Beltaine
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.
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Holidays >> Beltaine
Holidays >> Yule
Holidays >> Imbolg
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,...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

Maypole is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Maypole books and related discussion.

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Maypole Festivals: Dancing to Celebrate Spring - New York Times
Apr 21, 2006 Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story "The Maypole of Merry Mount.
Web Applications With Maypole
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The Maypole of Merrymount: A Young Reader's Story of Early America. Copyright English poetry, and the Maypole acquired a new name, the Liberty Pole.
Do you know what a maypole is?
Do you know what a maypole is? May Day (the first of May) is celebrated throughout the world with annual festivals that celebrate the coming of spring.

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Wiccan days included on Tenn. university calendar
By Michael Cass, The Tennessean Wiccan and pagan students at Vanderbilt University might get to take an excused day off from class to dance around the maypole.
SHINee reveals fun pictorial for 'Maypole' 2011 F/W collection
by asphodel on August 22, 2011 at 5:08 am Idol group SHINee have revealed their 2011 F/W catalogue for clothing brand 'Maypole'! The boys were picked up earlier this year to become the brand's official endorsement models for 2011.
LIKE IT PLAY IT ENJOY IT~! (◍•ᴗ•◍) MAYPOLE http://www.maypole.
Historical Society puts on its game face
Her 22-month-old daughter, Bella R., had played around the maypole earlier that day and was impatiently trying to find it again.
Village SOS was ferociously feel-good
TV review: Village SOS was ferociously feel-good, with presenter Sarah Beeny practically pirouetting around a maypole. Thinking of escaping Britain's urban anarchy and making a beeline for the peace and tranquillity of the country?

Suggested Web Resources

Maypole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maypole dance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dancing around the maypole, in Åmmeberg, Sweden.
May Pole Dancing at Winterborne Stickland Fete 2006 - YouTube
Dec 8, 2006 The most well known symbol of May Day (1st May) is the maypole.
The Maypole
It's impossible to think of Beltane without thinking of the Maypole.
History of May Day
By the Middle Ages every English village had its Maypole.

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