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Winter Solstice

Celebrating the Winter Solstice: ancient holiness and modern consumerism
Celebrating the Winter Solstice: ancient holiness and modern consumerism

Celebrating the Winter Solstice: ancient holiness and modern consumerism

In the European and Mediterranean traditions, the year has a ritual beginning and a ritual ending, corresponding with two different moments of the seasonal and astronomical cycle: the Spring Equinox, when nature is reborn, and the Winter Solstice, when the…