Photos: Druids celebrate winter solstice at Stonehenge – Vancouver Sun


Vancouver Sun

Photos: Druids celebrate winter solstice at Stonehenge
Vancouver Sun
Druids, pagans and revellers gathered at the Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England to celebrate the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year. People hoped to watch the sun rise as many took part in a ceremony that marks the re-birth of the Sun for the

Photos: Druids celebrate winter solstice at Stonehenge – Vancouver Sun


Vancouver Sun

Photos: Druids celebrate winter solstice at Stonehenge
Vancouver Sun
Druids, pagans and revellers gathered at the Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England to celebrate the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year. People hoped to watch the sun rise as many took part in a ceremony that marks the re-birth of the Sun for the

Iranians Celebrate Winter Arrival on Yalda Night – AINA


AINA

Iranians Celebrate Winter Arrival on Yalda Night
AINA
Iranians are preparing to mark their cultural winter feast traditionally called Yalda Night (Shab-e Yalda or Shab-e Chelleh), a celebration with ancient ties. The inherited winter feast commemorated on the winter solstice reveals the integration of
Festival Moments of YaldaIranian

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Winter Solstice – The Shortest/Longest Day Of The Year – And So Much More … – WebProNews

Winter Solstice – The Shortest/Longest Day Of The Year – And So Much More
WebProNews
It happens every year between December 20th and the 23rd, the first day of winter – the Winter Solstice – and this year it falls on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 17:11 UTC. This is a time when the sun reaches its most southerly declination of -23.5