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When I first tried a spring onion pancake at a Chinese New Year festival, I almost wept in happiness. The moment I bit into the crunchy, flaky pastry and tasted the warm spring onions I had a memory of a similar taste sensation from my childhood – leek zelnick. 508 more words
Yesterday, in the Southern Hemisphere, it was the Spring Equinox. A time of new beginnings, starting a fresh, a cleansing of sorts. I thought it was rather fitting that it was the day my family went to visit what we thought could very well be our new home, and our dream homestead. 451 more words
Astro : Dating the vēdā: (punarvasu, abhijit, āRdra, mRgaśira, röhiNi, kRttikA, dhaniSTa) : Archaeoastronomy.
I have been very carefully and simply , over many previous posts, developing all the terms and concepts needed to understand this post completely. It may be worth revising those concepts. 501 more words
Pagans are busy folks, conducting Ritual for 8 holidays per year, plus observing full moons and new moons. That’s a minimum of 24 extra days, which brings us to 32 events per year, requiring some level of attention, or a covered dish for a pot luck. 496 more words