#4 Modern religious holidays are based on the older Pagan holidays. Samhain has become Halloween, Yule has become Christmas and Chanukah, Imbolc has become Groundhog Day, Ostara has become Easter, Beltane has become May day, and Mabon has become Thanksgiving. My Thanks for this great explanation of sabbats goes out to: Ladywinterwolf! You can find this information and lots of more on het website:
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Greek New Year Poster.A poster from Greece welcoming the new year. It shows an unidentified Cretan boy. The translation of the Greek is unknown. This souvenir photo from Greece was sent to President Harry S. Truman by John Marangos, Editor of the Pancretan Union in America.ca. 1940
My Little Expat Kitchen: New Year's pomegranate. In many Greek homes, when the New Year arrives, a single pomegranate fruit is tossed and broken at the entrance of the household and the more seeds that burst out of the fruit, the more luck and good fortune the members of the family will have in the New Year.