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Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
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
Religious Tolerance In Springfield and the Greenleaf Coven
Religious intolerance is alive and well in Springfield Missouri. The question is, to what degree, and in the terminology of "The Burning Times", how high are the flames? In 1999, the court case of Jean Webb vs. The City of Republic was a headliner...
Paganism & Wicca >> True Stories
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Nipping Trouble in the Bud: Community and Child Custody Issues Affecting Heathens
I suggest there are several ways to deal with religious issues, particularly as they affect child custody, getting along with neighbors, etc. One is to be open and honest unless you are in an area so benighted as to be putting yourself and your loved ones in...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
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

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This calendar shows some of the main religious festivals and holidays in 2011. Dates are correct to the best of our knowledge.
Religious Holidays in the Public Schools
Digital book provides a legal analysis of the issue, along with answers to common questions.
Trinidad & Tobago - A Celebration of Festivals
Because so many of the religious holidays are based on lunar calendars, you may find that. Hindu Divali and Moslem Eid-ul-Fitr coincide in a given year.
A humanist discussion of… religious festivals and ceremonies
Spiritual Import of Religious Festivals
with The Spiritual Import of Religious Festivals.

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EID delights
Next week Muslims will celebrate the religious festival of Eid-ul- Fitr. The day is observed by first attending mosque for prayers, then families get together and share a delicious feast.
Gettin' Preachy With It: Pastor Rick Warren Kicks Off Religious Festival for Youth
Rick Warren, the controversial preacher from the OC's Saddleback Church, kicked off a long weekend of prayin' in San Juan Capistrano yesterday with the launch of Radicalis, a 3-day festival for young believers, reports the OC Register.
A splash of culture
Sitges celebrates all of that but also takes the religious festival further to create a memorable experience that is at once both impassioned and earnest.
Eid shopping gaining momentum in capital
ISLAMABAD: The religious festival of Eidul Fitr is approaching near and a large number of women shoppers and youth is visiting the shopping malls and markets of twin cities to finalize their shopping.
In India, Snake Charmers Are Losing Their Sway
Here, a man named Buddhanath is shown at a New Delhi market during Nag Panchami, the yearly religious festival in honor of the king cobra. The charmer plays a gourd flute and his snake responds. Snake charming is a dying art in India.

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Religious festival - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A religious festival is a time of special importance marked by adherents to that religion.
Religious Festivals
Go to this site providing information about the facts, history of the Religious Festivals. Fast and accurate facts about the Religious Festivals.
The Greek city-states and the religious festival
A brief examination of the religious dimension of the ancient Olympic games, from the Perseus Project.
religious festival - definition of religious festival by the Free Online
Noun, 1. religious festival - a festival having religious significance. church festival · feast day, fete day - a day designated for feasting.
Religious Festivals Calendar 2009 - 2010
Multifaith Calendar of Religious Festivals and Holy Days for 2010.

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