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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
Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
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
Beltane - The Lover's Holiday
ABOUT BELTANE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT BELTANE Beltane is celebrated on May 1st and is one of the original Celtic festivals, Samhain being the other one. Beltane or May Day is also known as the Lover's holiday. Beltane is pronounced bel-tene, "...
Holidays >> Beltaine
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
ISIS and ASET are really two different deities. When the worship of Isis rose, Aset had already been forgotten for hundreds of years, at this time only a small group of priests still knew how to read the hieroglyphs of the temple walls. Isis was more a Roman...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Meaning "the House of Horus". In early times seen as the sky-goddess and mother of Horus, in the New Kingdom she was merged with Isis to become the same deity. Already in the Old Kingdom her cult center seems to have been in Dendera. During the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian

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Commemorative Riccardo Muti stamp issued in Japan
The maestro was previously featured on a postage stamp in 2004, issued by Austria in recognition of his guest performances with the Vienna Philharmonic and Salzburg Festivals. The Japan commemorative stamps will only be available at the Spring Festival.
Alpine apres-ski at its most sophisticated
After all, the Salzburg Festival was founded in 1920, and there are now rivals in Lucerne, Gstaad, Villars and many other Alpine villages and resorts. But these are summer events which attract large numbers of visitors.
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Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Though Karajan cold-shouldered him at the Salzburg Festival, he triumphed after Karajan's death in 1989, especially in Mozart's operas, which Karajan had regarded as personal possessions. Harnoncourt's conducting of The Marriage of Figaro in 2006 (the ...

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