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Walpurgisnacht: Origins and Celebrations

In honor of my German heritage, I did some research in order to better understand the origin of the Teutonic version of the Celtic holiday, Beltane. 814 more words


CEUFF 2017: Gozo, Walpurgis Night, & Afterlov

Three films that couldn’t seem more disparate – Two Mediterranean films, one a comedy, one a thriller, and a Polish drama – are also united by their love of film as a form. 727 more words

Samhain, All Saints and All Souls Special - Church Back Home - October 31 - Nov 2, 2016

Interestingly, the Pagan holiday of Samhain in the Northern Hemisphere coincides with All Saint’s Day and All Souls’ Day. And in the Southern Hemisphere it coincides with Walpurgis Night. 126 more words

I always say my momentous dates are always personal. As Nietzsche says we must make our own feast days

I always say my momentous dates are always personal. As Nietzsche says, we must make our own feast days. Christmas, Birthdays, and New Year’s Eve, all mean nothing to me and are when I am at my most nervous and uncomfortable, feeling the skin stripped from my body, exposed. 18 more words

Walpurgis/ Thrimilci 22 April - 1 May

The festival of Walpurgis between the 22nd of April till the nigth of 1st of May, are the nights of both merrymaking and joy but also darkness and insight. 190 more words

Pagan Celebrations

Oksana Skorik Оксана Скорик

Oksana Skorik Оксана Скорик (Mariinsky Ballet), “Walpurgis Night” from “Faust” choreography by Leonid Lavrovsky Леонид Лавровский, Alexandrinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 2016 Dance Open Ballet Festival (April 25) 89 more words