In times past there existed paleoastronomic observatories that stood on Birute Hill in Palanga, Lithuania. The Samogitian Sanctuary is a
The harvest season was of utmost importance in agricultural customs throughout Europe. Although this crowning season of the entire year’s
In many ways we’ve lost the art of merry-making. Fragments have passed down to us as dim reflections within our
BY MELISSA RENAY The obscurity of a ritual in no way makes it less meaningful. In fact, the survival of
BY HANNAH HORN A lot of our cultures are built off of ancient pagan rituals presented in different religions dating back to more
The Ludi Apollinares was an ancient Roman festival held every year from July 6-13 in honor of the god Apollo.
If you thought the Yule Trolls of Iceland were terrifying, meet Krampus. He is pretty much the exact opposite of